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The CrowdBureau® Peer-to-Peer Lending and Equity Crowdfunding Index (“Index”) seeks to capture the peer-to-peer lending and securities based crowdfunding ecosystem by tracking the price and total return performance of publicly traded firms domiciled across the globe but listed for trading in the United States (“U.S.”), including common stock, American Depository Receipts (“ADRs”), American Depositary Shares (“ADSs”) and Global Depositary Receipts (“GDRs). The Index is designed to be used as the underlying index for financial products such as exchange traded funds and managed account platforms.
The peer-to-peer lending and equity crowdfunding ecosystem consists of companies with business operations that fall into one of the following four segments: (1) Peer-to-peer lending and equity crowdfunding platforms; (2) Financial institutions with a dedicated peer-to-peer lending platform; (3) Social network(ing) platforms that offer or plan to offer peer-to-peer lending or equity crowdfunding services; and (4) Providers of technology and software solutions to the peer-to-peer lending and equity crowdfunding industry. These four segments encapsulate the peer-to-peer lending and equity crowdfunding ecosystem.
December 31, 2019
NEW YORK, NY, Amplify CrowdBureau Peer-to-Peer Lending & Crowdfunding ETF (NYSEARCA:LEND) declared an annual dividend on Monday, December 30th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 31, will be given a dividend of 0.9809 per share on Thursday, January 2, 2020. This represents a dividend yield of 5.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 30, 2019.
September 25, 2019
NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2019 /PYMNTS/ — Regulators the world over are beginning to take a closer look at the alternative and marketplace lending business model. An explosion of FinTechs looking to fill the gaps left across under-banked and under-financed populations, including, in many markets, small businesses, has watchdogs exploring how to promote financial inclusion and access to capital while maintaining borrower protection.
September 4, 2019
NEW YORK, Sept. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — CrowdBureau Corporation announced today that it had completed a Series A equity funding round with a $9.7 million valuation led by Clydagh Limited, Estuary Holdings Ltd. and Alpama Limited along with existing investors. The company provides benchmarks, research, and data analytics for publicly listed and non-listed opaque asset classes and risk management tools for digital lending markets. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
July 31, 2019
On July 24, 2019, WORLDPAY INC CLASS A announced that the special meeting of its stockholders approved the merger with and by FIDELITY NATIONAL INFORMATION SERVICES INC. It is expected that WORLDPAY INC CLASS A will delist from NYSE effective July 31, 2019.
July 29, 2019
Fiserv completes acquisition of First Data Corporation in $22 Billion All-Stock Deal.
The combined company will carry the Fiserv brand and will trade on The Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol FISV. Early in July, the acquisition of First Data Corporation by Fiserv, Inc. received clearance from the UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).
April 17, 2019
Ellie Mae the leading cloud-based platform provider for the mortgage finance industry, announced that it has been acquired by Thoma Bravo, LLC, a leading private equity investment firm, in an all-cash transaction that values Ellie Mae at an aggregate equity value of approximately $3.7 billion. The acquisition was announced on February 12, 2019 and closed April 17, 2019.
February 12, 2019
NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — CrowdBureau Corporation, a financial technology company and index provider, announced the launch of the CrowdBureau® Peer-to-Peer Lending and Equity Crowdfunding Index (tickers: CBP2P and CBP2PTR). The Index is the first of its kind marketplace lending index that benchmarks the price and total return performance of the peer-to-peer lending and securities-based crowdfunding ecosystem and designed to enable the creation of tradable financial instruments.
DUN & BRADSTREET CORP removed from the CrowdBureau® Peer-to-Peer Lending and Equity Crowdfunding Index effective date (open): 02/08/2019
February 8, 2019
DUN & BRADSTREET CORP (DNB UN) will be acquired by Cannae Holdings Inc. (CNNE) and will be removed from the CrowdBureau® Peer-to-Peer Lending and Equity Crowdfunding Index effective date (open) February 8, 2019.