Understanding Risks and Rewards in Alternative Finance

Is There an Adviser Case for Crowdfunding and P2P Lending?:

Advisers need to understand alternative finance, and the role it can play in a diversified portfolio, but will they recommend it? Do the risks outweigh the rewards for clients, and what challenges do advisers face in recommending this asset classto clients? Will we see advisers refer clients to borrow from platforms? Our platform panel present the case for advisers.