Addressing P2P lending’s wafer-thin margins

The recent collapse of a number of P2P lending firms has highlighted the fragile nature of the industry

Lending revolution: fintechs vs banks

Are emerging fintechs levelling the playing field with high street banks in the SME lending market?

Top 10 fintech lenders

If you’re moving away from traditional lenders, where are the best deals in the fintech sector? Here’s a guide…

Creative nation needs funding lifeline

Creative nation needs funding lifeline

Lenders need to understand the nature of creative industries and support their potential for economic growth

Getting to know you


A bespoke personal banking service should not be reserved for big corporations only, says Shawbrook Bank

Funding the great recovery

The great recession may at last be coming to a close, but signs of recovery must be sustained by freeing the flow of finance to wealth – and job – creators, writes Kathryn Hopkins

With a little help from my Whitehall friends

For the adventurous, there is sometimes financial help to be found in unlikely places, as Charles Orton-Jones reports

Reaching out to UK customers by daring to be different

Islamic banks must demonstrate how they differ from discredited sections of the banking industry if they are to thrive in the UK, as Pamela Ann Smith reports