If the world was run like eBay (10 Mar 2005)
This week saw the latest twist on what's come to be known as the "eBay model" with the launch of Zopa - an online loans service that works in a similar way. Anyone with some spare cash can offer it up for a loan, through Zopa. Lenders set their own interest rates and can choose which borrowers to lend to, based on their credit rating.
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