Linda Lewis visits RateSetter, one of the world's largest peer-to-peer lenders and the biggest in the UK by monthly volume. She visited them at their offices near London Bridge in the high-tech Metal Box Factory and spoke to Rhydian Lewis, CEO and co-founder, and some of the team to find out how their innovative model of matching investors and lenders works.
Sarah Pennells is joined in the studio by Martin Grombridge from the London Capital Credit Union, and on the phone with Laura Mostaghimi from National Debt Line and Richard Griffiths of the Consumer Finance Association to answer your questions about payday loans.
Sarah Pennells is joined in the studio by Malcolm McLean from Barnett-Waddingham and Claire Walsh from Aspect8 as well as on the phone with Jonathan Bland from Pension Geeks and Robert Cochran of Scottish Widows to talk about pensions and the Pensions Awareness Day 2015 Campaign.
Sarah Pennells is joined in the studio by Martyn James from the Financial Ombudsman Service and Rob Hailstone from Bold Legal Group, and on the phone with Alison Farrar from the Chartered Trading Standards Institute and Tony Blake, Senior Fraud Prevention Officer at the DCPCU to talk about financial fraud and scams from online scams to housing and phone scams.
Sarah Pennells is joined this week with Young Money Champion Nicole Blackmore from The Telegraph, and also Ray Boulger from Mortgage Brokers John Charcol, Dev Malle from My Home Move and Martyn Baum from the National Association of Estate Agents to discuss mortgages for first time buyers and schemes to help young people get on the property ladder.
The team from This Is Money –the award-winning finance website- are back in the studio with Georgie for their weekly catch up to chat through their biggest stories. In this show they tackle whether it's pay back time for cold callers, how businesses have spoken out on the living wage debate, and why buying a goldfish or razor blade could mean you don’t have to pay 5p for a plastic bag when a new UK law kicks in!
New York's banking regulator is reportedly looking into potential manipulation of the US Treasury markets. Billy Bambrough's been investigating the potential impact of the case by speaking with Craig Pirrong, of the University of Houston, and Chris Skinner, Director at the Financial Services Club.
To finish Morning Money's focus on London International Shipping week, Robert Merrylees who's the Policy Advisor and Analyst at the UK Chamber of Shipping, joins Sandra Kilhof and Sara Sjölin to discuss shipbuilding and investing in the industry.