30 January 2018

Research among 200 SMEs has found that near half of Finance Directors in small- to medium- sized organisations are uncomfortable about using peer-to-peer lending to help fund their enterprise.

With 74% of Finance Directors feeling they have a good working knowledge about alternative sources of finance, only 25% said that they would be “comfortable accessing crowdfunding, with P2P lending also scoring less than 50%.”

The majority of organisations surveyed said they understood how best to access asset-based lending with more traditional funding streams seeking a higher score.  … Read more via this link:

Are you unsure about the sources of finance available to your organisation or social enterprise? See our Finance page for more information

 

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