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Why listed SMEs are turning to marketplace lending

Why listed SMEs are turning to marketplace lending

Why listed SMEs are turning to marketplace lending The incipient days of marketplace lending in Singapore were associated with the smaller spectrum where businesses sought to borrow sums ranging from $50,000 to $200,000. It has since matured signiRead More
Investment Returns and Risks: The balancing act

Investment Returns and Risks: The balancing act

Investment Returns and Risks: The balancing act As the conventional ideology of “high risk, high returns” continues to be both - challenged and embraced by investors, some case studies suggest that lower risk investments can defy the adage and gRead More
Earn over 2X more than corporate bonds with marketplace lending

Earn over 2X more than corporate bonds with marketplace lending

Earn over 2X more than corporate bonds with marketplace lending Marketplace lending is rapidly emerging as a well-accepted alternative investment class for local investors in Singapore. Investors use marketplace lending platforms such as MoolahSRead More
Invoice Financing Made Easy

Invoice Financing Made Easy

Invoice Financing Made Easy What is Invoice Financing? Invoice financing is a funding solution that releases the cash “locked up” in unpaid invoices to improve cash flow and increase the working capital available to the business. Using invoicRead More
MoolahSense launches Invoice Financing

MoolahSense launches Invoice Financing

MoolahSense launches Invoice Financing Singapore’s leading marketplace lending platform MoolahSense, has added a new business financing solution to its product line – Invoice Financing. This product allows SMEs access to additional sources of fRead More
Build Your Company's Creditworthiness

Build Your Company's Creditworthiness

Build Your Company's Creditworthiness For many SMEs, bootstrapping seems to be an eternal state. In Nov 2016, an SME Development Survey which polled 2,513 local enterprises highlighted access to financing and cash flow problems are the foremost concRead More
8 Tips to Manage your Cashflow

8 Tips to Manage your Cashflow

8 Tips to Manage your Cash flow It is a popular notion that 8 of 10 SMEs fail within the first year or two. Surprisingly, however, the reasons behind the success or a failure of a company are common and repetitive. To equip you in building a susRead More
4 Key Steps to Expand your Business Overseas

4 Key Steps to Expand your Business Overseas

4 Key Steps to Expand your Business Overseas By Joseph Wong, Senior Vice President - Legal & Compliance A three-time Pulitzer prize winner and New York Times columnist – Thomas Friedman penned an inspiring read called “The World is Flat” whicRead More
Is Crowdlending worth the risk?

Is Crowdlending worth the risk?

Is Crowdlending worth the risk? By Varun Gupta, Senior Vice President - Credit Most great fortunes are built slowly. When it comes to investing money, everyday investors find themselves short of options and have a reserved risk appetite. In tRead More
We got a Full CMS Licence. So, what’s the big deal?

We got a Full CMS Licence. So, what’s the big deal?

We got a Full CMS Licence. So, what’s the big deal? By Lawrence Yong, Chief Executive Officer Background On 16 February 2015, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) issued a consultation paper proposing measures to facilitate the access by starRead More
MAS awards a Full CMS Licence to MoolahSense

MAS awards a Full CMS Licence to MoolahSense

MAS awards a Full CMS Licence to MoolahSense   Singapore, 11 November 2016 MoolahSense is the first marketplace lending platform to be granted a full Capital Markets Services (CMS) licence by the Monetary Authority of Singapore. The CRead More
Why should SMEs opt for loans over equity?

Why should SMEs opt for loans over equity?

Why should SMEs opt for loans over equity? By Joseph Wong, Senior Vice President – Legal & Compliance Have you watched TV shows Shark Tank or the Dragon’s Den? Singapore too has its very own hit series ‘StartUp’ featuring on Channel News AsiaRead More
5 Mistakes SMEs Must Avoid

5 Mistakes SMEs Must Avoid

5 Mistakes SMEs Must Avoid By Joseph Wong, General Counsel - MoolahSense Singapore is a nation with a robust SME landscape contributing to more than half the GDP and comprises 70% of the Singapore workforce. This is proof that the pioneering spRead More
Channel NewsAsia: The Collaborative Economy

Channel NewsAsia: The Collaborative Economy

Channel NewsAsia: The Collaborative Economy   The Collaborative Economy is an ecosystem built upon the peer-to-peer sharing of human and physical resources. MoolahSense has joined Henry Golding as he embarked on his journey across South Korea, Read More
MOOLAHSENSE LAUNCHES WORLD’S 1st ‘COOLING-OFF DAY’

MOOLAHSENSE LAUNCHES WORLD’S 1st ‘COOLING-OFF DAY’

  MoolahSense launches world's 1st 'Cooling-Off Day'  As campaign listings of SMEs (Small-to-Medium Enterprises) get funded in record time at MoolahSense, the first and legally compliant crowdlending platform in Singapore, the ‘Cooling-OffRead More
Infographics: Allocation Mechanisms

Infographics: Allocation Mechanisms

Infographics: Allocation Mechanisms MoolahSense is Singapore’s pioneer and most trusted peer-to-peer (P2P) lending and web-based platform where people invest directly in local businesses for fixed returns, supporting the core of our economy and foRead More
Investor Fund Transfer Services

Investor Fund Transfer Services

To the Members of our Investor Community: On behalf of our SME issuers, thank you for your interest to fund and support their growth. In our endeavor to continuously improve User Experience on our platform, we have recently launched the CoolingRead More
Crowdfunding in 2 hours: An Eco-Friendly Company (Case Study #2)

Crowdfunding in 2 hours: An Eco-Friendly Company (Case Study #2)

SME Success Story Series (Case Study #2): An Eco-Friendly Journey with MoolahSense – Olive Green Pte Ltd How did a local SME successfully raise $130,000 of crowdfunding within 2 hours? In the second case study of our SME Success Story Series, wRead More
Cost-Saving Crowdfunding, Freedom on Wheels (Case Study #1)

Cost-Saving Crowdfunding, Freedom on Wheels (Case Study #1)

SME Success Story Series (Case Study #1): Cost-Saving Crowdfunding, Freedom on Wheels with FALCON MOBILITY How did a local SME attracted over $323,000 of funding within 7 days, and even managed to save cost during the process? Crowd-financing on MRead More
How long it took this SME to raise S$150,000? 45 mins

How long it took this SME to raise S$150,000? 45 mins

MoolahSense has been featured on TheStraitsTimes.com, 3 March 2016 (Thursday), after the record-breaking fund raise succeeded within 45 minutes on Tuesday, 1st March, benefiting another local SME. Here’s an excerpt of the news article: SINGRead More