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Securities Commission Malaysia Introduces Regulatory Framework for P2P Financing
Thursday, May 12th, 2016

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC), recently announced the regulatory framework for peer-to-peer (P2P) financing, setting out requirements for the registration of platform operators. Those interested to start a P2P financing platform can submit their application to the SC starting yesterday, May 2 2016. Last year Malaysia was the first country in South-East Asia to introduce… Read more…

Equity Crowdfunding Syndicates – Filling a Gap on the Equity Crowdfunding Market
Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

Investing in start-ups without knowing the team, is often mentioned as a problem for investors. Even though online investing has made the process of investing in start-ups easier, there is still a gap where investors cannot meet the team in person and understand the business on a more personalized level. As a result, a lot… Read more…

The P2P Marketplaces’ Appeal on Wall Street Fund Managers
Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Crowd Valley has observed over the past two years a growing interest from traditional finance personnel, such as fund managers and investment advisers, towards P2P marketplaces. This trend has also been observed by finance journalists who recently reported that Wall Street is seeing an increase of investment of P2P debt by fund managers. Two of… Read more…

Emerging Investment Innovation: Online Peer to Peer Investment Models
Monday, January 19th, 2015

The Internet’s impact on financial services has been limited so far. While we do have services with online distribution and information capabilities like online banking, efficient payments and brokerage, true disruptions to financial services, particularly investment markets, have been vague. That is until now. New online securities models have started to challenge and disrupt established value chains in financial… Read more…

Ecosystems for private market digital investing and lending
Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Jouko Ahvenainen, Founder and Chairman of Grow VC Group, gave speeches yesterday and today in Washington D.C. and New York to financial professionals and top institutions about the new digital ecosystem for investing and lending. He especially emphasized that when we talk about crowdfunding, p2p lending and other online investing models, we cannot only think… Read more…