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This Week’s Best Reading
The Dramatic Growth of Alternative Finance
Crowfundinsider interviews Zopa CEO Giles Andrews about the dramatic growth in the peer to peer lending industry. Read how it's already disrupting traditional financing channels and where it's heading next.
What We All Can Learn from Hillary Clinton
Venture Capitalist Fred Wilson offers his unsettling view on email security in the wake of the Hillary Clinton email affair. Check it out here.
What Kind of Crowdfunder Are You?
Investup examines the different types of crowdfunders, their motivations, and the massive impact of serial crowdfunders. So, which type of crowdfunder are you?
It's Time to Diversify Your Alternative Investments
Crowdfunding is becoming the new alternative investment, and new twists are popping up every day. Here are some ways to diversify as the industry continues to evolve.
Which Platform is Right for You?
Forbes explains the difference between investor-led vs. company-led equity crowdfunding platforms and how to decide which one is right for you. Read more here.
Your Bank is Dead
50% of people have a bad opinion of banks... Couple that with the rise of Bitcoin/Blockchain and it’s creating a major disruption in finance. What does this mean for you?
Is the Apple Watch Rotten?
Can Apple revitalize the watch market with their ultra-hyped Apple Watch? Or will wearables continue to float below the mainstream? Read more here.