The first-mover advantage

If you know Russian, you will understand what does the brand name “DoZarplati” actually means. But, most of Grupeer investors at the moment are from Western Europe and have no clue, what does this funny word means. Well, you can add a new term, to your Russian lexicon, besides standard “privet” […]

Collateral is the answer!

How do you trust someone your money? You might think this is a complex question, requiring in-depth financial knowledge and skills in the designing scoring model. You are absolutely right, however, there is an alternative solution if you don’t want to complicate things. You simply can ask for collateral that will […]

Go Big, or Go Home

Latvian lending fintech company Monify is working exclusively with small and medium companies. Their message is simple “Could you make 103k EUR out of 100k EUR loan? Sure, you can and Monify will help to provide resources in less than 40 minutes!” How do they manage it?   Walking down the […]

Skin In the Game

Here is some Friday #GrupeerGoodToKnow (or #GGTK) for you. Have you ever asked yourself where the phrase “Skin in the Game” in finance comes from? This concept refers to owner of the principal having a significant stake in it. On Grupeer “Skin in the Game” refers to our own participation in [...]