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.

Beehive Investors

Beehive peer-to-peer finance platform welcomes more than 1,000 registrations in first 5 months

Dubai, 4 April 2015: Beehive, the UAE’s leading online marketplace for peer-to-peer finance announced it has reached a critical milestone where over 1,000 people have registered to become investors since its official launch in November 2014.

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Pixel Bug Story

The pixelbug Story

Pixelbug is a global pioneer in augmented reality technology, providing technology driven marketing solutions. Established in Dubai in 2012, and founded by Dany­­­ El Eid, a seasoned tech entrepreneur, they have the objective of making the world a more interactive place by fusing the digital with the physical world.

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UAE Economy

Peer-to-peer financing gaining momentum in the UAE economy

A panel discussion on this subject was held at Capital Club, Dubai’s premier private City Club and member of the ENSHAA group of companies, on March 9, 2015.

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Peerless Idea

Peer-to-peer lending a peerless idea in the UAE

When Dany El Eid, a Lebanese-born entrepreneur, needed quick cash to fund his Dubai-based digital technology business Pixelbug he found the banks were offering him enormous rates of interest and a mountain of paperwork to get it.

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Investor Perspective

Crowdfunding – The investor perspective…

As Business leaders, it is likely that you will think of crowdfunding in terms of raising investment for business, but have you ever thought of it as a way of investing your own money?

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European Market

European market for online alternative finance surges

The European market for online alternative finance grew by 144 per cent last year to almost €3bn and could hit €7bn this year as companies look to tap new sources of capital, according to a new report.

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