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Behind the scenes: responsive tables made simple

05.12.2016

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We have finished implementing responsive web design for mintos.com. All the pages on our website are now fully user friendly on all devices.

Our Front-End Developer Andrejs Abrickis has written an insightful article about developing responsive design for the Mintos marketplace to ensure an even better investing experience on multiple devices.

Dig deeper into our “behind the scenes” work here.

 

Andrejs Abrickis is a Front-End Engineer at Mintos.
He is working on various tasks…

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Security measures for Hipocredit loan investments

17.11.2016

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We would like to inform you that we have introduced additional security measures for investments in Hipocredit-issued loans made in accordance with new Mintos policies (read more about these new policies here). These new security measures have been introduced to give investors additional protection against Hipocredit insolvency or default on their obligations.

What type of security measures are being introduced?

Mintos Finance has registered commercial pledges on the Hipocredit loans in which investors can invest according to our new policies. The pledges are registered in the

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Mintos wants your vote!

15.11.2016

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Our investors are the heart of Mintos – that’s why we’re thrilled to be nominated for the #altfiawards People’s Choice Award! Your vote matters to us, please vote!

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Mintos marketplace – loan originator’s perspective

02.11.2016

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By Eerik Oja, Country Manager of MOGO Estonia (eerik@mogo.ee) | October 2016

Quite a few of the most active Mintos investors have shown interest in MOGO’s business, asking questions on Facebook groups and approaching me directly. This blog post aims to answer the most frequently asked questions.

Please note that even though the MOGO business model is similar in all countries in which we operate, there are also many differences, mainly due to regulatory requirements. Because of this, the information provided below does not necessarily apply to other countries in which MOGO operates, or to other loan originators.

Background

MOGO Estonia offers…

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Participation in LendIt Europe 2016

01.11.2016

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The Mintos team participated in the world’s largest online lending event, the LendIt Conference 2016 in London.

Our CEO and Co-founder Martins Sulte shared his insights on a panel entitled “Marketplace Lending Leaders in Continental Europe.”

Watch the panel discussion here.

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Creamfinance will offer loans from Denmark on Mintos platform

31.10.2016

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We are pleased to announce that non-bank credit lender Creamfinance will now offer short-term, unsecured consumer loans issued in Denmark on the Mintos marketplace. This is great news for investors, who will have even more opportunities to diversify their investment portfolio.

The Mintos platform will host Creamfinance loans averaging from EUR 50 to 1000 with a repayment deadline of 5 to 30 days. The annual net return to investors is expected to reach 11%.

Creamfinance already places loans issued in Georgia — both unsecured loans with single repayments, as well as consumer loans with multiple…

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Mintos marketplace improvements in October

28.10.2016

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In October we redesigned the Loan Performance table in the Statistics section of our site. Now data is displayed in a four-level breakdown – loan type, loan originator, country and buyback guarantee. This improvement is designed to provide additional transparency to our investors.

Another important improvement is the addition of new payment options in the Deposit section. Investors can now transfer funds using various e-money service providers. We currently accept money transfers from Transferwise, PaySera, Currency Cloud, Currency Fair, Easy Change and PayPal.

We’ve created a new section on our blog, “Loan Originator News,” where…

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New structure for investments in Hipocredit loans

20.10.2016

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We would like to inform you that there is a new structure for investing in Hipocredit loans. Hipocredit has extended its license for providing consumer credit services in Latvia for an indefinite period of time. The new structure takes into account limitations imposed by the license.

How will the new process work?

To obtain exposure to Hipocredit loans, investors will be able to invest in loans issued by Mintos Finance to Hipocredit where repayments depend on the borrower’s payments. Each loan issued by Mintos Finance to Hipocredit will be pegged to a respective loan issued by Hipocredit to the final…

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New structure for investments in Banknote loans

18.10.2016

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We would like to inform you that, going forward, there is a new structure for investing in Banknote loans. Banknote has extended its license for providing consumer credit services in Latvia for an indefinite period of time. The new structure takes into account limitations imposed by the license.

How will the new process work?

To obtain exposure to Banknote loans, investors will be able to invest in loans issued by Mintos Finance to Banknote where repayments depend on the borrower’s payments. Each loan issued by Mintos Finance to Banknote will be pegged to a respective loan issued by Banknote to the…

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Creamfinance will offer loans from Czech Republic on Mintos platform

13.10.2016

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We are pleased to announce that non-bank credit lender Creamfinance will now offer short-term, unsecured consumer loans issued in the Czech Republic on the Mintos platform. This is great news for investors, who will have even more opportunities to diversify their investment portfolio.

The Mintos marketplace will host Creamfinance loans averaging from EUR 70 to 700 with a repayment deadline of 5 to 30 days. The annual net return to investors is expected to reach 11%.

Creamfinance already places loans issued in Georgia — both unsecured loans with single repayments, as well as consumer loans with multiple repayments —…