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Wall Street Journal  Jul 23  Comment 
The Small Business Administration’s flagship loan program suspended new lending after hitting the cap on its annual financing authority.
Reuters  Jul 23  Comment 
A partnership between Uber Technologies and Banco Santander SA's U.S. auto loan unit is over, Uber told Reuters, removing one of the country's most prominent car lenders from a program trumpeted by the app-based ride service.
BBC News  Jul 23  Comment 
A court has reversed a decision that would have led to compensation being paid to 43,000 borrowers with the former bank Northern Rock.
Finance Asia  Jul 23  Comment 
A roundup of the latest syndicated loan market news.
The Australian  Jul 23  Comment 
ANZ has moved again to restrict growth in lending to housing speculators, pushing up interest rates for loans to investors.
The Economic Times  Jul 22  Comment 
Interest rates can come down further and radical measures are needed to tackle the huge bad loans problem, said Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya.
The Economic Times  Jul 22  Comment 
The state govt had already released Rs 2,045 cr earlier this fiscal year, Special Chief Secretary of Finance K Pradeep Chandra said.




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Loan

A loan is an arrangement to borrow money. The lender provides the money with the understanding that the borrower will return the corpus in the future plus interest which gives the lender an incentive to lend out the principal.

Investors use many types of loans for example it could be a purpose loan using securities as collaterall with proceeds from the loan being used to purchase additional securities. [1] Or it could be a Hypothecate loan pledging securities as collateral for a loan to use for a specific purpose, without giving up ownership of the securities. [2]


Loans can broadly be categorized in to two variations:

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Secured Loans

This is the kind of loan where the borrower pledges some kind of collateral as a security until the principal is paid off completely. The most common example would be a Mortgage Loan, where the lender holds a lien on the house title until it's paid off in full.

Same day cash loans

Secured loans that lack sufficient collateral can sometimes be made by having the lender secure a guarantee from the SBA. Quickcash

Each lender will have their own underwriting criteria for a secured loan, but typically the following five factors of the borrower are considered: 1.) Capital 2.) Capacity 3.) Collateral 4.) Conditions 5.) Character [3]

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Unsecured Loans

This is the kind of loan where the borrower does not provide a collateral. But, generally should provide proof of regular source of income and / or stable job so that the lenders can weigh their risk and come up with an interest rate for the term of the loan.
Examples would be, credit card loans, personal loans etc,.

13c, to lend, to borrow, originally, to let have, to leave (to someone), gift, loan is attested from 1620s, Loan word (1874), loan-translation is attested 1933. Slang loan shark first attested 1905. [1]

References

  1. A Random Walk Down Wall Street: The Time-Tested Strategy for Successful Investing by Burton Gordon Malkiel ISBN-10: 0393062457 pg295
  2. A Random Walk Down Wall Street: The Time-Tested Strategy for Successful Investing by Burton Gordon Malkiel ISBN-10: 0393062457 pg182
  3. http://bizplancompany.com/the-5-cs-of-lending/
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