As peer-to-peer (P2P) lending grows in popularity as an alternative investment option, people pay more attention to the opinion climate about it. However, the hype surrounding P2P lending mostly talk about how the system enables SMEs and borrowers to get funds with less restrictions, by cutting out the traditional middlemen (banks and other financial intermediaries). Not much has been said about what is in it for the P2P investor.

This video explains the advantages P2P lending brings to the investor, and how they can increase their returns while helping out SMEs.

Read also: 5 Reasons To Invest In Peer-To-Peer Lending

Find out more about P2P lending at Funding Societies here.

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