Prosper Blog
July 25, 2016
Benefits of Investing in Marketplace Lending
By Remi Harrad
Whether you're a sophisticated investor, registered investment advisor (RIA) or just a hobbyist, marketplace lending may be the investment option that you have been looking for to diversity your portfolio. For investors, there are many benefits to marketplace lending, including:
July 11, 2016
Prosper Performance Update: June 2016
By Brad Pennington
Today I am proud to share our second Prosper Performance Update. As you will see in the update, the expected return on June 2016 production is just above 7.4% on average. Additionally, as you can see from the origination data, there is a continued trend towards a more conservative portfolio with a greater coupon.
July 7, 2016
#MyProsperStory Investor Q&A with Prosper Investor: Scott Langmack
By Remi Harrad
Scott Langmack is the Founder and Managing Partner of Incline Fund Management LLC, the first investment firm in the marketplace lending industry. The strategy has since been ranked #1 in the fixed income industry by BarclayHedge. We reached out to learn more about Incline and Scott’s experience working with Prosper. Here’s what he had to say:
June 29, 2016
Travel Assistance 101: What to Do If Your Wallet is Lost or Stolen on Vacation
By Jennifer Clark
Losing your wallet or passport, especially while traveling on vacation is a headache that often takes a while to ease, but no matter where you are—San Diego or the Serengeti—you can minimize the impact by taking the following simple steps.
June 23, 2016
A Guide to Investing in Marketplace Lending
By Prosper
In today’s volatile economy, people are increasingly shying away from the stock market and seeking safe investments that provide positive interest income over a shorter duration. Many are discovering that marketplace loans represent a significant opportunity to generate an attractive level of income in today’s low-rate environment. Whether you’re a sophisticated investor, registered investment advisor (RIA) or just a hobbyist, marketplace lending may be the investment option that you have been looking for to diversify your portfolio.
June 22, 2016
Prosper Unveils New Retail Investor Experience
By Prosper
As the needs of investors continue to evolve, two things remain paramount – they want to put their money to work quickly and easily, and see solid returns. And while historically, Prosper has delivered on the promise of attractive returns, the investment site hasn’t always been the easiest to navigate, that is until now. Today marks a new milestone for us at Prosper. We’re excited to announce the release of our new and improved retail investor experience.