Guglielmo de Stefano

Global Reporter/SME Reporter AltFi.com guglielmo@altfi.com Guglielmo is the Global/SME Reporter for AltFi News. He writes about crowdfunding, peer-to-peer lending and online invoice finance. He holds a 1st class degree in BA Economics and Management at LUISS Business School (Rome) and a degree in MSc Finance at Warwick Business School (UK) awarded with Merit. 



Articles By Guglielmo de Stefano

Lendio and GoDaddy Marketplace Forge Partnership

26th May 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Saxo Bank Lands White Label Agreement with Lufax

24th May 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

FundedByMe Launches Own Crowdfunding Campaign

19th May 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Invesdor Launches New Equity Crowdfunding Campaign

17th May 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Yirendai Reports Q1 2016 Financial Results

13th May 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

AvantCredit Raises £130m in Debt Funding

12th May 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

JM Financial Products Acquires 9.84% Stake in Faircent

10th May 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Marlette Funding Appoints New President

9th May 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Assetz Launches 30-day Access Account

9th May 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

US Treasury to Release Report on Marketplace Lending

5th May 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

CAN Capital Partners with Entrepreneur Media Inc.

3rd May 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

KoreConX and iDisclose For Strategic Partnership

3rd May 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

First Stock Market Firm to Turn to P2P

29th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Crowdo Gets New Licence in Singapore

29th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

ThinCats Lists Largest Ever Non-Property P2P Loan

28th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Lending Club to Sell Bonds Backed by Unsecured Loans

27th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Commerzbank to Enter German P2P Lending Space?

26th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

CommonBond Completes $150m Securitization of Student Loans

26th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Lendix Closes €13.5m Series B

26th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Reserve Bank of India to Publish Paper on P2P Lending

25th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Update on Australian Crowdfunding Regulation

22nd April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

BorsadelCredito.it Provides 6 Month Update

22nd April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Trillion Turns Customers Into Investors

22nd April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

The Alternative Finance Market in Finland

21st April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Indonesian Online Lender Modalku Raises $1.2m

20th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Alipay to Stop Services for PPDai

19th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

DBS Teams up with Two Local P2P Lenders

19th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Finland to Update Crowdfunding Rules

18th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Waddle Integrates with Xero

18th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Direct Lending Investments Wins Award

15th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Frost & Sullivan Releases Study on Australian Fintech Sector

15th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

LendKey Hits $1bn Milestone

14th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Neyber Appoints New Head of Credit Risk

14th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Sharestates Hits a New Milestone

13th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Fellow Finance Launches in Poland

12th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

New Invoice Finance Platform Launches in Australia

11th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Squirrel Group Closes Crowdfunding Round

11th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

CAN Capital Hits $6 Billion Milestone

8th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

DirectMoney Registers a New Record Month

8th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

IRA Services Launches Peer Investing Focused Product

7th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

IFISA Goes Live

6th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Schroders Enters Small Business Lending Space

5th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

PledgeMe Appoints New Board Member

5th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Santander UK teams up with US online lender

4th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Avant Appoints New Board Member

4th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Australian Fund to Buy US P2P loans

1st April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Lending Club Partners with Millennium Trust Company

1st April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

The Invoice Market Rebrands

31st March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Patch of Land Reaches Three Milestones in Q1 2016

30th March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Australian Regulator Weighs in on Marketplace Lending

23rd March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

TWINO Investors can now Invest in GBP

23rd March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

UK Investors And Entrepreneurs Evenly Split On Brexit

21st March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Abundance Partners With Top Cleantech Firm

18th March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Cambridge Releases Research On AltFi Market in Asia-Pacific

18th March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

OnDeck Appoints New Head Of Accountant Advisor Program

17th March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Mintos Investors Can Now Invest In Czech Mortgages

15th March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Creamfinance Closes €1m Investment Round

14th March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

The Alternative Finance Market in Denmark

14th March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Funding Circle Boosts Board With Former Central Banker

10th March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Kiwi P2P Platform to Raise $5m Equity Crowdfunding

9th March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

UK Online Lending Platform Selected For UKTI Trade Mission

8th March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

New Invoice Financing Platform Launches In The UK

8th March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

US Student Lender To Explore Launching Mortgage REIT?

7th March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

US Marketplace Lender Lands In Canada

3rd March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Australian Small Business Lender Inks Deal With Acquire

3rd March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

How Would Australian Businesses Spend Fresh Funds?

2nd March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

German P2P Marketplace Completes Series D Investment Round

1st March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

US Bank Completes Fifth Securitization of Refinanced Student Loans

29th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Deutsche Bank's former co-CEO Joins SoFi

29th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

US Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform Inks $60 Million Agreement

26th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Indian P2P Marketplace Raises Seed Funding

25th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Abundance Launches First “Council Solar Bond”

24th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Recruitment In The P2P Lending Era

24th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Latvian P2P Lender Raises €2m In Seed Funding

23rd February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

OnDeck Reports Q4 2015 and Full Year 2015 Financial Results

23rd February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

OZ P2P Lender Pens AU$5m Deal

19th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Spotlight On The Top 5 Australian Invoice Financing Platforms

18th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Innovative Employee Lending Platform Poised For Growth

17th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

RateSetter Goes “Easy Access”

17th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Kiwi P2P Marketplace Closes $8.5m Series B Financing Round

16th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

China Authorities Launch Website to Drive Out Dodgy Platforms

15th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

P2P Lender Wellesley & Co. Appoints New Managing Director

15th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Oz Asset Manager Moves Into Equity Crowdfunding

12th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Just Loans Group Appoints New Non-Executive Director

12th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Kiwi P2P Marketplace Raises $30m As It Gears Up For Expansion

12th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

AltFi Heads Down Under For Its Inaugural Australasian Summit 2016

10th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

H&H Classics Strikes Deal With P2P Lender

10th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Bizfi Facilitates $142m of Lending in Q4 2015

10th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Italian Startups’ Long Road Towards €100,000 Mark

9th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Credibly Secures $70 Million Credit Facility

5th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Spotcap Raises €31.5m in Third Financing Round

4th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

i-Lend and Lenddo Forge Strategic Partnership

3rd February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

J.P. Morgan to Acquire Lending Club Loans

3rd February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Oz P2P Lender Releases Loan Book

2nd February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

The Alternative Finance Market in the Netherlands

28th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Investly Dips Toes Into UK Invoice Finance Space

27th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

New Indian P2P Platform Emerges

26th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

VentureFounders Kicks Off 2016 With £1.8 Million Investment

22nd January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

E-Invoicing Platform Raises $40 million in Series C

21st January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Oz Waddle Seeks Capital

20th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

P2P Lender Modalku Launches in Indonesia

19th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

An Interview with Leo Tyndall, CEO of Marketlend

15th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

An Interview with David Jackson, CEO of FundX

14th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Equity Crowdfunding Platform StartEngine Raises $5.5m

13th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

DEBIFO Joins Mintos Platform

12th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Acquire Real Estate Launches Online Interactive Calculator

8th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

iFunding Kicks Off 2016 With New Advisory Board

7th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Kiwi Crowdfunding Platform PledgeMe Moves Into Debt

7th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Italian Platform Prestiamoci clinches €2m Funding

6th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

BorsadelCredito.it Raises €1m

5th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

China’s Weijinsuo pulls off US$46m Series A Fundraise

4th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

P2P Asset Manager BondMason Launches

4th January 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Credibly Partners with JetPay

23rd December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Prosper Appoints New Executive VP of Operations

22nd December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

NZ based Lending Crowd Takes off

21st December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Sofi Hits $6 Billion Milestone

18th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Jimubox Launches Online Wealth Management Platform

18th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

MoneyPlace Partners with Auswide Bank

17th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

zipMoney inks $108 million deal with Victory Park Capital

17th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Lufax Valuation hits $18 billion

16th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

California Investigates US Marketplace Lending Space

15th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Backed Raises $1.5M

14th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

National Funding Forecasts a Record Breaking Year

11th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Credible Enters Personal Loan Space

10th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Income& Raises $2.9 million

10th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

International Expansion: Recent Trends in a Nascent Industry

9th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

CAN Capital and iPayment Forge Strategic Partnership

8th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

RateSetter Australia launches Sharing Economy Trust Index

7th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Fellow Finance Opens to Japanese Investors

7th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Lufax Seeks $1 Billion at $15 Billion Valuation

4th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

NZ LendMe goes live

2nd December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

The Regulatory Framework for Equity Crowdfunding in Australia

1st December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Dianrong.com and Hanwha forge strategic partnership

30th November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Dealstruck and Lendio Release eBook

26th November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

An Update on TWINO

25th November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Beehive Celebrates its First Anniversary

23rd November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

The Alternative Finance Market in Italy

20th November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Grouplend Rebrands as Grow Financial

19th November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

OnDeck Reports Striking Results

19th November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

P2P investors pine for property exposure

16th November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Real Estate Market opening up to youngsters

13th November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

CircleUp closes $30m Series C

12th November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Tycoon Real Estate acquired by Chicago Crowdfunding Consortium

10th November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

KoreConX Disrupts Equity Crowdfunding

9th November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Lending Club partners with Google AdWords

9th November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Lending Club releases Q3 2015 Results

6th November 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

MoneyCircle.com Introduces Decentralized P2P Lending

30th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Biz2Credit Forges Strategic Partnership with Customers Bank

30th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Dealstruck Crosses the $100m Mark

29th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Credibly partners with BodeTree

28th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

InvoiceBid has rebranded as Timelio

27th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Bizfi facilitates $127m of lending in Q3 2015

27th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

OnDeck Expands its Product Suite

26th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Kabbage and ING forge Strategic Partnership

23rd October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

LoanBook Capital Closes €1.1m Funding Round

23rd October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Fellow Finance targets European Investors

22nd October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Lending Works partners with Pay4Later

21st October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Aegon Invests €150 million through Auxmoney

20th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

P2Binvestor launches New Hybrid Line of Credit

20th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

P2P Mortgage Lender Launches in Latvia

19th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Raiseworks splits into two businesses

16th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Lending Club releases low-cost line of credit for businesses

16th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Kabbage Closes $135m Series E

15th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Two new additions to Harmoney’s advisory board

14th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

LendInvest announces second consecutive year of profit

13th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

National Funding gets an increased line of credit

13th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Fourth P2P lender licensed in New Zealand

12th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

P2Binvestor announces relationship with HCG

8th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Biz2Credit partners with CPA.com

7th October 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano