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Beehive is the first peer to peer lending platform to receive DFSA regulation

adminMar 05, 2017

New regulation key to driving growth of fintech businesses in region Lending based crowdfunding important new route to finance for SMEs In excess of AED

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When is a blockchain not a blockchain?

adminFeb 06, 2017

Blockchain, or to use the wider term decentralised computing, could represent the next shift in computer systems thinking, following on from the likes of the

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Dubai solar company Enerwhere raises quick Dh1m via Beehive

adminFeb 02, 2017

The National, January 31, 2017 – read online here Dubai-based solar company Enerwhere raised Dh1 million in less than a week via a crowdfunding platform

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What do I need to know about how blockchain works? Iain McPhail, Beehive CTO

adminJan 30, 2017

Well you probably don’t need to know how it works internally, that’s the block and the chain bit, in the same way that you probably


10 things to know about applying for Business Finance on Beehive

adminApr 27, 2016

10 things to know about applying for peer to peer lending on Beehive We frequently get asked questions about applying for finance on Beehive. So

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

adminApr 11, 2016

Starting off, a light regulatory environment can help businesses find their feet Ahmad Al Sayegh, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), recently described Abu


The role of P2P lending in an investment portfolio

adminMar 14, 2016

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


Innovation, the lifeblood of SMEs

adminDec 09, 2015

Their names roll off our tongues, without even a thought, when we think of innovation. They made an eternal mark on history, revolutionised industries, changed


Beehive 1st anniversary milestones!

adminDec 01, 2015

November marks our first anniversary at Beehive, the UAE’s leading online marketplace for peer-to-peer (P2P) finance. Beehive employs over 20 staff headed by serial entrepreneur,


White paper: Spotlight on Innovation

adminNov 20, 2015

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


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

adminNov 10, 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


The growth of Islamic finance

adminOct 19, 2015

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


How crowdfunding is revolutionizing SME funding

adminOct 04, 2015

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

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Gulf News: The Importance of bookkeeping for growing your business

adminSep 20, 2015

Proper bookkeeping is important to sustaining and growing any business. Perhaps nowhere is this more evident than in the expanding small and medium sized enterprises