Beehive Blog

Welcome to the Beehive blog where we will post up the latest developments and news from Beehive and the peer-to-peer lending industry as well as market trends, best practice and expert advice from our team and guest bloggers.

Peer to peer lending platform, Beehive, funds first Bahrain-based SME

Beehive, MENA’s first regulated peer to peer lending platform, has today announced that it has facilitated funding for its first SME in Bahrain.

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Why Millennials Are Choosing FinTech

Millennials are helping to drive the FinTech revolution and P2P lending is becoming the choice of the present and the selection of the future.


Beehive’s Evolving Due-Diligence

With thousands of investors trusting Beehive with their capital, it is of paramount importance that Beehive does whatever it can to ensure that only creditworthy businesses get listed on the marketplace.


Celebrate the holy month of Ramadan with special offers from the SMEs you have helped fund.

Ramadan is a great time of the year to get together with family and friends and share moments that matter. As this Holy month is about community, here is a list of Ramadan special promotions from some of the SMEs you’ve helped fund. Whether you are going to an Iftar or Suhoor, it’s nice to bring gifts along with you.


What do Beehive do to prevent defaults?

At Beehive we take our duty of care very seriously, and as such we treat investors’ money like it’s our own, protecting it to the best of our ability. Prior to every loan and facility offered, we carry out a thorough credit assessment to ensure it can be repaid.


Beehive is the first fintech company to submit data to Al Etihad Credit Bureau (AECB)

In January 2019 Beehive P2P became the first fintech company to start submitting monthly loan data to Al Etihad Credit Bureau (AECB), the first and only credit bureau in the UAE.


Beehive vs. Other Investment Returns

Beehive was the only index to consistently rise throughout the year, giving investors $110 back for every $100 they invested in January.