Posts Tagged: high yield

LendIt 2014: Why I Can’t Wait

Posted by & filed under Uncategorized.

The dawn of the 2014 edition of the LendIt conference is upon us, and I’m like an eight-year old kid on Christmas Eve.  In a few short hours, the best and brightest in the world of crowd and internet-based finance will descend upon the Hilton in Union Square, and we’ll be off to the races.  […]

Peer-to-Peer Lending: Sprint or Marathon?

Posted by & filed under Commentary.

Note: This is the fourth in a series of posts where I’m offering my thoughts as to the role of peer-to-peer (or “direct”) lending within the broader context of the investment landscape. I ran the Philadelphia Marathon last weekend – 26.2 miles of pounding pavement gave me lots of time to think about the fast-evolving […]

Peer-to-Peer Lending: Why You Won’t Lose Money

Posted by & filed under Commentary.

Note: This is the third in a series of posts where I’m offering my thoughts as to the role of peer-to-peer (or “direct”) lending within the broader context of the investment landscape. Over the past few weeks, we’ve been discussing the role of peer-to-peer lending in an investment portfolio.  The conversation started around the advantages […]