Daniel Lanyon

AltFi.com

Editor

Daniel is the Editor of AltFi, focusing on coverage of professional investment in the Alternative Credit space. He was formerly a senior and award winning journalist at FE Trustnet covering the world of financial markets and asset management. Having attained a degree in economics, he went on to work as a journalist at several of the world’s leading media organisations including The Times, BBC and Reuters covering economics, business and politics. Before this he worked as an economics and business correspondent for Hurriyet Daily News in Istanbul, Turkey.

Event Sessions Featuring Daniel Lanyon


Panel

The numbers game: How robos are acquiring customers

WealthTech Europe Summit 2017 - 3rd October 2017


Keynote

Why WealthSimple is launching in the UK

WealthTech Europe Summit 2017 - 3rd October 2017


Panel

Robo Advice: Scaling up to profit

WealthTech Europe Summit 2017 - 3rd October 2017


Roundtable (Breakout)

Alternative credit

AltFi Europe Summit 2017 - 30th March 2017



Articles By Daniel Lanyon

Funding Circle fund's returns slow in August

17th September 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Zopa boosts rates for investors

17th September 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

UK and Israel forge fintech partnership

12th September 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Family office seeds new private credit firm

11th September 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Augmentum: One of 2018's most active UK fintech investors

10th September 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Rightmove founder’s lending platform secures £75m

6th September 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

RateSetter ISA sees £130m inflows in eight months

4th September 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Italian invoice trading platform CashMe raises €1.5m

4th September 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P fund sees best 2018 month of returns

3rd September 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P lending ISAs near £300m

31st August 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

UBS robo arm shuts up UK shop, sells to US fintech

29th August 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Starling Bank sees rapid 500% uptick in customers

28th August 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

RateSetter appoints City grandee to its board

23rd August 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Honeycomb fund sees “strong” July originations

21st August 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Open Banking firm closes $100m investment round

16th August 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Zopa reveals new partnership

6th August 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Crowdcube sees strongest ever quarter

3rd August 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P Global Investments hit by Urica collapse

24th July 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Invoice financing platform put into liquidation

23rd July 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Lending Club appoints new Chief Lending Officer

17th July 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

The digital bank chasing down Starling and Monzo

17th July 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Ex hedge-fund bosses launch robo adviser

16th July 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Octopus Choice AUM passes £200m

13th July 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Lendy receives full FCA authorisation

11th July 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Ranger Direct Lending fund appoints new director

10th July 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

ArchOver hires fund manager to head lending

4th July 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

UK banks' optimism is improving, says PwC/CBI

2nd July 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Monzo sees losses widen, users triple

2nd July 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Challenger banks raise record capital in Q1

29th June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

New €463m tech focused fund launches

27th June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

4finance Group names new CEO

26th June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

VPC Specialty Lending sees record monthly returns

26th June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P investors are ditching cash ISAs  

26th June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Honeycomb fund sees cash drag slow returns

22nd June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Monzo goes live with gambling addiction feature

19th June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Wealth managers eye brave new world of AI

18th June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Ranger Direct Lending chairman bows out

18th June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Is eToro plotting a 2018 IPO?

1st June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

IW Capital launches first secured debt fund

1st June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Thincats hires new head of credit

1st June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Hermes launches new unconstrained credit fund

30th May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

MoneyFarm secures £40m investment

29th May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

RateSetter passes £2.5bn of lending

25th May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

HSBC AM launches first $800m direct lending fund

24th May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

FCA highlights robo-advisors’ flaws

22nd May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Zopa stake boosts TruFin annual results

18th May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Wealthtech investments soar in 2018

17th May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Hermes launches European Direct Lending Fund

16th May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Funding Circle fund reveals IFRS 9 NAV

15th May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Deutsche Bank fintech chief poached by CitiGroup

14th May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

LIM Advisors joins calls for Ranger wind-up

10th May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Scalable Capital partners with AJ Bell on SIPP

8th May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Warren Buffet: Cryptocurrencies doomed

8th May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Fintech funding hits $127bn

2nd May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Private debt investors are keen for more risk

1st May 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Ranger hits back at new Oaktree Capital claim

27th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Barclays and PayPal strike partnership

26th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

CastleTrust CEO Sean Oldfield exits

26th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Ranger fund investor calls for portfolio wind down

24th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Zopa sees £100m of Innovative Finance ISA inflows

24th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

UK-India partnership to boost fintech

23rd April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Honeycomb fund looks to raise £100m

19th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Amundi extends its alternative credit offering

18th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Marcus buoys Goldman Sachs’ coffers

17th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Biotech debt fund breaches $1bn

13th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Someone’s made a blockchain ETF

12th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

MarketInvoice partners with NatWest

11th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Prestige and Goji to launch UK direct lending bond

10th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Funding Circle fund mulls new cash raise

10th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Credit Junction scores $150m credit facility

6th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Private debt funding slows in 2018

5th April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Nomura buys a robo-adviser

3rd April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

SoFi securitisations hit record high in Q1

3rd April 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Robo adviser launches SIPP

29th March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Direct lending fund raises another £22.2m

28th March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Plum adds investment tool to Facebook chatbot

27th March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Banks up MarketInvoice investments as lending grows

26th March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Zorin Finance lends more than £45m in March

23rd March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P lending platform announces 0% investor fees

22nd March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Hawksmoor adds direct lending fund exposure

21st March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Moola launches ‘ethical’ portfolios

21st March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Goji targets VCTs and EIS managers with new product

21st March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P platform sees strong growth in investors

15th March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Get ready for UK fintech’s Big IPO Year

15th March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Funding Circle fund announces on target dividend

14th March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

OnDeck reveals new chief financial officer

13th March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Asia-based investors are piling into direct lending

12th March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Zopa investor Augmentum Fintech raises £94m in IPO

12th March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Sancus draws £17.5m from new Honeycomb facility

28th February 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

EasyJet founder forays into fintech with IFISA launch

25th February 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Standard Life Aberdeen launching robo advice platform

23rd February 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

BFS Capital reveals new $175m credit line from Ares

20th February 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Investors are increasing allocations to private debt

12th February 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Suggested Reading: Weekend Edition

9th February 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Quilam invests in SME Lender Catfoss Finance

8th February 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Robo adviser raises £250k from crowdfunding campaign

8th February 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Private debt market grows to record size

7th February 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

VPC Specialty Lending a “Buy”, says Jefferies

7th February 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Suggested Reading: Weekend Edition

4th February 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Crowdcube sees £95m invested in 2017

2nd February 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Zorin Finance reaches £300m of lending

2nd February 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Investor appetite for private debt accelerates

29th January 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Suggested Reading: Weekend Edition

28th January 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

CVC Credit Partners appoints new head of credit

28th January 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

This is the first UK fintech IPO of 2018

22nd January 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Suggested Reading: Weekend Edition

19th January 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Octopus Choice now accepting ISA transfers

18th January 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Will this be the big fintech IPO of 2018?

17th January 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P fund director buys £125k worth of stock

12th January 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

ETFmatic hires new regulation and legal chief

12th January 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

KKR Closes $2.24bn Global Private Credit Fund

12th January 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Suggested Reading: Weekend Edition

5th January 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Victory Park Capital fund exits Prosper loans

2nd January 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Suggested Reading: Bumper Christmas Edition

22nd December 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Suggested Reading: Monday Edition

18th December 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Octopus Choice passes £100m AUM

15th December 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

BNP Paribas AM launches disruptive tech fund

13th December 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Are PSD2 & GDPR set on a collision course?

12th December 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

New lower mid-market direct lending fund launches

11th December 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

SoFi closes $769m Student Loan Securitization

11th December 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Suggested Reading: Mid-Week Edition

6th December 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Nationwide is developing a robo-advice platform

6th December 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Suggested Reading: Weekend Edition

30th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

IFISAs make up 30% of Downing Crowd’s investments

30th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Wealthtech investment hits record in Q3

30th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P Global Investments ramps up dividend outlook

30th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

THL Credit announces new CEO

30th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Digital wealth manager launches Christmas giveaway

29th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Suggested Reading: Mid-Week Edition

28th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Woodford ups stake in private debt fund

28th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Castle Trust signs £300m loan deal with Lendable

27th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Suggested Reading: Weekend Edition

24th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Revolut signs up 1m users, plots US/Asia launch

24th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Advisers: Robo-advice ‘no threat’

23rd November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Fund wins new mandates for direct lending strategies

21st November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

VPC Specialty Lending fund increases dividend

21st November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

HoneyComb fund reveals latest dividend

21st November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Pension Bee slashes fees

21st November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Nutmeg passes £1bn in assets, doubles customers

21st November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Is Monzo launching a robo advisor?

20th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Robeco launches fintech fund for retail investors

20th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Suggested Reading: Weekend

17th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Princeton update hits Ranger Direct Lending share price

15th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Amundi adds firepower to private debt platform

9th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Challenger bank teams up with direct lending fund

7th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Fund manager sees strong private debt inflows

6th November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Innovate Finance announces new Board additions

1st November 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Robo advisor Moola gamifies customer acquisition

31st October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Hurricanes hit P2P fund portfolio

31st October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Nutmeg CEO makes LGBT+ executives list

31st October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

VPC fund exits Avant loans and zipMoney stake

31st October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P fund a ‘Buy’, says analyst

30th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Digital wealth managers are fishing in a $80trn market

30th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Direct lending fund raises £30m

20th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

The highest yielding part of the market for investors

19th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

FCA chief updates on fintech and Brexit

19th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P fund raising new cash through Zopa securitisation

17th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Robo-advice to be bigger than BlackRock, claims report

17th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Lending platform signs deal with Goldman Sachs

16th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Ignoring women: Banking’s £130bn a year own goal?

13th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P and marketplace lending securitization ticks up

12th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

McKinsey’s take on the future of wealth management

11th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Renaud Laplanche reveals fintech predictions

10th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Non-bank lending eyes $1trn market

9th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Fintech banking disruption is gaining pace

6th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

IFA firm plots fintech course

5th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Robo-advice platform passes $1bn of assets

5th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Nutmeg sees losses widen as it plots growth strategy

4th October 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Profits and revenue soar for P2P platform

29th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

All aboard the fintech Brexit bus

25th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Against the odds, businesses are embracing fintech

25th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Prosper Announces $50m Series G Investment

24th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Crowdfunding, porn and disruption

21st September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Wealthsimple launches in the UK

19th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

MW Eaglewood merges with Pollen Street

18th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

How fintech will disrupt the ETF market

15th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Scalable Capital and ING launch partnership

15th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P Global Investments fund looks to Europe over the US

13th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Goldman Sachs buys $300m of non-bank loans

13th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

SoFi CEO Mike Cagney to step down

12th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

European Investment Fund invests €20m in Irish SMEs

11th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Alternative assets industry hits record size in 2016

11th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Amundi hires new private debt chief

6th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Neil Woodford ups stake in crowdfunding platform Seedrs

5th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Funding Circle fund chairman lands new NED role

1st September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Credibly partners with BizFi

31st August 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

SoFi sees consumer loans growth

29th August 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Monzo lands Curve co-founder as new COO

14th August 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Is Lending Club back on track?

8th August 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Ranger Direct Lending fund's woes continue

7th August 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Robo advice essay wins top scholarship award

2nd August 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P fund holds steady on dividend

26th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Is Brexit keeping you up at night?

24th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

The unstoppable rise of Alternative Credit

17th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

UK fintech shrugging off Brexit in 3 charts

17th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

UK peer-to-peer loans score AAA securitization

14th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Alternative Credit funds drive record cash raise

13th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

SMEs are feeling a Brexit ‘epidemic’

12th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Oversubscribed tech fund hard closes at €400m

10th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Lending Club appoints AI guru to board

7th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Pemberton launches new direct lending fund

7th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

MarketInvoice sees record-breaking Q2

5th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Advisers ‘fear’ robo advice

4th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Challenger banks are chasing down incumbents

4th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P lender lands Cowes Week sponsorship deal

8th June 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Sancus Finance launches new funding platform

5th June 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

HSBC targets millennials in robo advice roll out

1st June 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

UK fintech shrugs off Brexit, trumps Germany

30th May 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Octopus-backed robo advisor Moola goes live

3rd May 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Wealthy investors back low cost robo advice

28th April 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Leading BDC lends $4bn in 2016

13th April 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

First ever P2P2P2P platform launches

1st April 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Biotech turns to Alternative Credit in new fund

29th March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P lending news roundup 22/03/17

22nd March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Goldman Sachs launching robo advice service

21st March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Marketplace lending news roundup 20/03/17

20th March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Nutmeg slams incumbent wealth manager fees

20th March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P lending news roundup 15/03/17

15th March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Marketplace lending news roundup 14/03/17

14th March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

GCP Asset Backed Income fund deploys war chest

13th March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

PeerStreet and Betterment launch partnership

9th March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P lending news midweek roundup 08/03/17

8th March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

SQN becomes manager of the SME Loan Fund

8th March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Experian joins Marketplace Lending Association

6th March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Marketplace lending news roundup 06/03/17

6th March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P lending news midweek roundup 01/03/17

1st March 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Yielders becomes first Sharia compliant UK fintech

28th February 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Marketplace lending news roundup 27/02/17

27th February 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P lending news midweek roundup

22nd February 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

SQN poised to take over the SME Loan Fund

21st February 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

OnDeck sees Q4 surge but plans job cuts as losses widen

16th February 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Lending Club CEO bullish as Q4 losses widen

15th February 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

SoFi to sell student loans to community banks

10th February 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Nava Finance gets regulatory approval from FCA

10th February 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P lender LendingCrowd launches IFISA

9th February 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Bond funds back in fashion, but is it temporary?

9th January 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Crowdcube reaches £200m milestone

16th December 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

Brewdog taps investors for new mini-bond yielding 7.5%

2nd December 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

New $100m Lending Club securitization

1st December 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P market worth $10bn per year by 2020, suggests study

25th November 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

Ranger Direct Lending could raise another £200m

24th November 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

4finance taps bond market for another €50m

24th November 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

BDC giant FS Investments replaces CFO after resignation

23rd November 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

GCP Asset Backed Income trust mulls next capital raise

21st October 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

Inflation will continue to rise, warns Nutmeg

18th October 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

Fresh Lending Club fears prompt share price plunge

18th October 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

SME Loan Fund continues portfolio overhaul

3rd October 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

Funding Circle enlists ex-Lloyds chief to board

9th September 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

Exclusive: VPC hires Liberum’s Cormac Leech

22nd August 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

Royal London to launch alternative credit fund

19th August 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

Exclusive: Harsh Patel exits Victory Park Capital

18th August 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

4 Finance snaps up Bulgarian TBI Bank for €69m

15th August 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

Crowdfunded bank Mondo gets regulator thumbs up

12th August 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

Lending Club fund hit by first negative month

4th July 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P Lender Bigstone launches in Australia

16th June 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

Will Renaud recapture Lending Club?

8th June 2016 | Daniel Lanyon

Ranger Direct Lending plots Z-share issue

7th June 2016 | Daniel Lanyon



Articles Featuring Daniel Lanyon

Get ready for UK fintech’s Big IPO Year

15th March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Kreditech partners up with Mambu

12th January 2018 | Emily Nicolle