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Martin Christensen, Author at P2PMarketData

Martin Christensen has years of experience in the Peer-to-Peer lending and real estate crowdfunding industry. With his economic educational background and being the founder of P2P Invest ApS he is one of the top content contributors at P2PMarketData.

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Crypto Lending
Interview with MyConstant CEO – Zon Chu
MyConstant is one of the leading CeFi platforms offering crypto-backed loans to investors. In this interview, MyConstant CEO Zon Chu explains how they use blockchain technology to offer loans secured by highly liquid collateral in the form of crypto.
Martin Christensen   •   May 24th, 2021
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Peer to Peer Lending
Interview with Lendahand CEO – Koen The
In this interview, we talk with Lendahand CEO Keon The about why he decided to leave the traditional banking world to start the social impact lending company Lendahand, how investing on Lendahand works and much more.
Martin Christensen   •   May 8th, 2021
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Peer to Peer Lending
Interview with Mintos CEO – Martins Sulte
In this interview, we ask CEO Martins Sulte how Mintos is handling the Covid-19 pandemic, what Mintos does to minimise the investors’ risk, his views on the alternative investment industry, and much more. Learn about Mintos directly from the CEO.
Martin Christensen   •   March 2nd, 2021
The monthly funding report in December 2020 by P2PMarketData
Markets
International Funding Volumes December 2020
The Monthly Funding Report is tracking the monthly funding amounts of real estate crowdfunding, peer-to-peer & online marketplace lending platforms. This is the December 2020 report based on numbers reported to P2PMarketData.
Martin Christensen   •   January 14th, 2021
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Peer to Peer Lending
Interview with Ivaylo Ivanov – CEO of IUVO Group
In this article, we talk with Ivaylo Ivanov, CEO of Iuvo Group, about his views on the crowdfunding industry, what you can expect as an investor on Iuvo Group, and what the future will bring for the Estonian-based marketplace lender.
Martin Christensen   •   December 22nd, 2020
The Monthly P2P Funding Report in November 2020 by P2PMarketData
Markets
International Funding Volumes November 2020
The Monthly Funding Report is tracking the monthly funding amounts of real estate crowdfunding, peer-to-peer & online marketplace lending platforms. Is the market increasing or decreasing? A report based on numbers reported to P2PMarketData.
Martin Christensen   •   December 15th, 2020
The monthly funding report October 2020 by P2PMarketData
Markets
International Funding Volumes October 2020
The Monthly Funding Report covers the development of alternative financing throughout the world by tracking crowdfunding investments, peer-to-peer & online lending platforms funding amounts month-by-month.
Martin Christensen   •   November 15th, 2020
The Monthly Funding Report in September 2020 by P2PMarketData
Markets
International Funding Volumes September 2020
This is the September Funding Volume Report published by P2P Market Data. We publish a new funding volume report on a monthly basis as we receive fresh monthly data from all the platforms listed on the site.
Martin Christensen   •   October 15th, 2020
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Peer to Peer Lending
Real Estate Crowdfunding
LendSecured Review
LendSecured is a real estate crowdlending platform which solely provides investment opportunities that are backed by collateral. All investment projects on the platform come with a low LTV (Loan-to-Value ratio) ranging from 37% – 70%.
Martin Christensen   •   September 18th, 2020
The Monthly Funding Report in August 2020 by P2PMarketData
Markets
International Funding Volumes August 2020
This is the August Funding Volume Report published by P2P Market Data. We publish a new funding volume report on a monthly basis as we receive fresh monthly data from all the platforms listed on the site.
Martin Christensen   •   September 15th, 2020
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Peer to Peer Lending
Real Estate Crowdfunding
CrowdProperty Review
CrowdProperty is a large P2P Real Estate Lending service in the United Kingdom. With both residential and commercial property, this platform offers high quality UK property loans secured by collateral, to all investors with a UK bank account.
Martin Christensen   •   August 6th, 2020
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Peer to Peer Lending
Top 30 P2P Lending Portfolios
The biggest and best displayed P2P Lending & Crowd investment portfolios by displayed online for everyone to follow. You will find portfolios from the most famous bloggers in the world within the area of Peer-to-Peer investing!
Martin Christensen   •   July 28th, 2020
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Money transfers
Wise Review
Wise (former TransferWise) is an international money transfer provider widely known for its fair exchange rates and low fees. Since its beginning in 2011, the company has seen massive growth, and is now one of the most popular online banks in EU.
Martin Christensen   •   July 17th, 2020
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Peer to Peer Lending
Nibble Finance Review
Nibble is a peer-to-peer lending platform that offers investors the opportunity to invest in short term loans ranging from as little as 10 EUR. Although Nibble is a new platform in the market, the owner IT Smart Finance was founded in 2014.
Martin Christensen   •   July 8th, 2020
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Peer to Peer Lending
Real Estate Crowdfunding
Loanpad Review
Loanpad is a user-friendly peer-to-peer lending platform for secured real estate lending in UK. Investors lend through either of two lending accounts: Classic or Premium that delivers daily interest rates above inflation. The return are in GBP.
Martin Christensen   •   May 26th, 2020
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Peer to Peer Lending
Lendwise Review
Lendwise is a marketplace for peer-to-peer student lending that allows users to invest in loans granted to students in UK. The borrowers are applicants from universities all over the United Kingdom and all loans are issued in GBP.
Martin Christensen   •   May 26th, 2020
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Peer to Peer Lending
Real Estate Crowdfunding
Housers Review
Housers is a marketplace for peer-to-peer lending that allows users to invest in real estate backed loans. The platform was the first of its kind in Spain and is now covering real estate lending in most of Southern Europe.
Martin Christensen   •   May 21st, 2020
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Peer to Peer Lending
Real Estate Crowdfunding
Assetz Capital Review
Assetz Capital was the first peer-to-peer lending platform in UK to facilitate secured collateral-backed loans. All loans are in GBP and collateral backed with security of property or UK business. Assetz offers IFISA and quick access to funds.
Martin Christensen   •   May 21st, 2020
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Peer to Peer Lending
Real Estate Crowdfunding
Crowdestate Review
Crowdestate is a real estate crowdfunding marketplace for direct peer-to-peer lending founded in Estonia in 2014. The platform offers pre-vetted loan investment opportunities within the area of real estate, business and mortgage lending.
Martin Christensen   •   May 19th, 2020
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Peer to Peer Lending
Real Estate Crowdfunding
Bulkestate Review
Bulkestate is primarily a real estate lending platform that allows investors to lend directly to developers of property mainly in Riga. Furthermore, they offer the unique service of Group Buying apartment owner titles at whole building sales.
Martin Christensen   •   May 18th, 2020
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Peer to Peer Lending
Lendahand Review
Lendahand is a social impact lending platform for individual lenders who want to support and invest in SMEs and entrepreneurs in developing economies. The purpose of Lendahand is to enable ordinary people to lend money as cheap as possible.
Martin Christensen   •   May 15th, 2020
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Peer to Peer Lending
Bondster Review
Bondster is a marketplace for peer-to-peer lending that offers investments in loans from various called loan originators, which are non-bank financial institutions. Most loans are secured by by real estate or buyback guarantee.
Martin Christensen   •   May 14th, 2020
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Peer to Peer Lending
Real Estate Crowdfunding
Reinvest24 Review
Reinvest24 is a real estate investment platform that allows users to invest in property in the capital of Estonia, Tallinn, and Latvia’s capital, Riga. Tt is possible to invest in both residential and commercial property through the crowdfunding platform.
Martin Christensen   •   April 15th, 2020
The best passive income ideas
Investing
Best Passive Income – Ideas & Opportunities
Passive income comes in various shapes and forms depending on how and in what you dedicate your resources and time. The passive investment opportunities are many and diverse. This article will give you ideas of different types of passive income.
Martin Christensen   •   March 17th, 2020
Buying stocks in P2P Lending Platforms
Startup investing
Equity Investment in P2P Lending Platforms
The main reasons startups, such as many P2P lending platforms, sell ownership when seeking funding are to speedup growth and in this world it is natural for them to use equity crowdfunding platforms to finance themselves. Here is what you need to know.
Martin Christensen   •   August 19th, 2019
Guaranteeing investments with buyback and provision funds
Peer to Peer Lending
Ultimate List of Buyback Guarantees & Provision Funds in P2P Lending
This article will cover all Buyback Guarantees and Provision Funds offered by P2P Lending Platforms. There are many different ways the platforms promise to ensure cashflow to lenders, here is an overview of all the available options out there.
Martin Christensen   •   August 8th, 2019
How to earn passive income with P2P Lending
Peer to Peer Lending
24 Ways to Make Money With P2P Lending in Europe
24 ideas to make money and earn passive income with P2P Lending in Europe. Earn interest by lending your Euro to SME Businesses, Real Estate Developers, Consumers and other alternative investments all over Europe.
Martin Christensen   •   April 6th, 2019