Alternative Finance Business-Models: Online Platforms

Journal Title: Financial Markets, Institutions and Risks - Year 2017, Vol 1, Issue 3


The article explores the essence of alternative finance, describes the main models of alternative financing for business and individual borrowers. The key characteristics of alternative finance models are determined and their classification according to these criteria is proposed. The analysis of the modern development of the basic models of alternative finance in the regions of the world is carried out.

Authors and Affiliations

Pavlo Rubanov, Alfredo Marcantonio


Related Articles

Cross Country Tax Competition and its Impact on Multinational Corporations – a Theoretical Re-examination

The recent wave of globalization has made the global corporations to take advantage of the international tax differences and suitably shift their profits from low tax to high tax jurisdictions. In this paper, we consider...

An Evaluation of Financial Management System in Gulati Institute of Finance and Taxation an Autonomous Institution, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

Finance being an important function of business, is very crucial to meet various financing and investment activities in it. The wide scope of financial management should be considered to include three major finance funct...

Factors Influencing on the Debt Consistency in Ukraine

In the article, the authors analyze the debt stability of the state with the help of factor models in order to ensure timely response to the effects of heterogeneous factors that form the stable or unstable state of the...

Optimization of Bank Expenses on Marketing Communications

Dynamic changes in the banking services market that have taken place over the last decade, in particular, increased competition, expansion of banks with foreign capital, restructuring of the branch network of banks, situ...

Evaluation Quality of Consumer Protection by Financial Markets Services

It is known that the concept of consumer protection is complex, that is, it consists of various component elements (indicators), which have a qualitative nature. All this complicates the process of assessing the quality...

Download PDF file
  • EP ID EP501093
  • DOI 10.21272/fmir.1(3).92-98.2017
  • Views 41
  • Downloads 0

How To Cite

Pavlo Rubanov, Alfredo Marcantonio (2017). Alternative Finance Business-Models: Online Platforms. Financial Markets, Institutions and Risks, 1(3), 92-98.