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Zopa calls on Government and FSA to regulate social lending sectorTelegraph.co.ukZopa, Britain's first online business linking lenders and borrowers, has asked the Government and the Financial Services Authority (FSA) to regulate the ...

Research and Markets: UK Personal Lending 2010: Peer to Peer LendingKansas City StarZopa was the UK's only player in the peer-to-peer lending market from 2005 to 2009, however recently there have been two new entrants into the market; ...and more »

How viable is peer-to-peer lending for savers?Interactive InvestorZopa (short for 'zone of possible agreement') was the first peer-to-peer lender on the scene. Since it was set up in 2005, £100 million has been lent in the ...

Telegraph.co.ukRatesetter aims to tap social lending growthTelegraph.co.ukThe industry was pioneered by Zopa, the UK market leader which launched in 2005 and recently surpassed more than £100m in arranged loans. ...

Funding Circle: Savers get 9% rates and easy accessThis is MoneyThe model was successful pioneered by Zopa.com, which launched five years ago. And while Funding Circle hopes to emulate Zopa's success, their service comes ...and more »

Financing small business: The mother of inventionThe EconomistIts website owes something to the online auction house eBay, and to Zopa, a person-to-person lending platform set up in 2005. ...and more »

Savers' site offers business lifelineScotsmanThe site is similar to social lending service Zopa, which introduces individual lenders to people seeking loans (see box for more). ...and more »

Telegraph.co.uk (blog)Savers and borrowers can fix their own rates onlineTelegraph.co.uk (blog)Zopa provides an online marketplace in which savers and borrowers fix the rates at which they do business. Aptly enough, this newish company's name is ...

Online social lending scheme Funding Circle could sideline greedy banksMirror.co.ukIt's similar to Zopa, an online scheme that lets individuals lend or borrow from each other and which is now churning out more than 1000 new loans each ...

An interview with Alberto NardelliThe GuardianServices like Zopa now count for 1% of market share, KickStarter is helping great ideas happen and Banksimple looks incredibly interesting. ...