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.

Gulf News: A two-tier approach to anchor UAE as a fin-tech hub

Starting off, a light regulatory environment can help businesses find their feet


The role of P2P lending in an investment portfolio

David Martínez de Lecea, a Beehive Investor shares his outlook on the advantages of P2P lending vs conventional finance


Innovation, the lifeblood of SMEs

Their names roll off our tongues, without even a thought, when we think of innovation.


Beehive 1st anniversary milestones!

November marks our first anniversary at Beehive, the UAE’s leading online marketplace for peer-to-peer (P2P) finance.


White paper: Spotlight on Innovation

Beehive, a young peer to peer lending platform, and Thomson Reuters, have partnered on an innovation white paper regarding the United Arab Emirates (UAE).


UAE crowdfunding website reports $6.8m of funding to SMEs in 2015

One of the UAE’s newest small-to-medium enterprise (SME) funding platforms has helped channel AED25 million ($6.8 million) of funding to 48 SMEs in the 12 months since it launched, it announced on Tuesday.