Spanish p2p lending service Comunitae.com has now been one months in beta phase.
So far 900 borrrowers have submitted loan applications and 260 lenders have communicated their intention to provide funding for the total of 110,000 EUR (approx. 80,000 US$). One factor named for the success of the beta phase is the high media attention. In recent weeks Comunitae was covered on CNN, Radio Nacional de EspaÃ±a, IntereconomÃa, Onda Madrid Radio Canal Nou, 7RM, Media Capital, Europa Press, El Pais, El Mundo, ExpansiÃ³n, Liberty Digital, El Economista, CincodÃas ABC, My Portfolio Investment, Capital, Politics economic reason, which, AVUI, Invertia, Soitu as well as over 50 blogs.
(Source: Comunitae newsletter)