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A series of mishaps means it's now time to dispose of this peer-to-peer trust
Sep 14, 2017 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

IN FEBRUARY Questor tipped a rather unusual trust as a "speculative" buy. Naturally we have kept a close eye on it since then and have now decided that it's time to sell.

The trust is P2P Global Investments, which invests not in shares but in a type of loan originated through the relatively new medium of "peer-to-peer" lending platforms. These online marketplaces allow investors to lend directly to individual borrowers or businesses; the advantage over conventional banks is that costs are

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