Ripio's peer-to-peer lending platform uses smart contracts to reduce lender risk and increase lending in the developing world.
Bitcoin peer-to-peer lending market Bitbond has secured €5m worth of debt financing to fund loans on the platform.
VC-backed P2P lending startup Dianrong says it's on the verge of a blockchain integration across its "entire platform".
A blockchain partnership spearheaded by Foxconn could have ripple effects for global supply chains and lending, CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson argues.
Peer-to-peer bitcoin loan market Bitbond has raised a further $1.2m from a group of angel investors.
Bitcoin lending startup Bitbond is seeking to gain traction in Portugal and Brazil in 2016.
Peer-to-peer bitcoin lending company Bitbond has secured €200,000 in seed money in a round led by Point Nine Capital.
The startup uses bitcoin to shift value around the globe, allowing anyone to borrow via its platform.