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.

Innovation, the lifeblood of SMEs

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

Read

Beehive 1st anniversary milestones!

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

Read

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).

Read

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.

Read
The Growth of Islamic Finance

The growth of Islamic finance

No greater lesson came out of the 2008 Global Financial Crisis than the importance of managing excess and minimizing risk finance.

Read

How crowdfunding is revolutionizing SME funding

Many SMEs struggle to access the finance capital that they require in order to move their business forward, but a new finance model can help them achieve their growth ambitions. 

Read