Wendy Grobben

We are becoming used to doing more of our banking online or on mobiles – in fact it has probably been some time since many of us actually set foot in a high street bank branch. This might lead you to conclude that the internet has shaken up or disrupted the banking sector.

But actually banking hasn’t even begun to be disrupted in the same way that the likes of Expedia, Betfair and Amazon have transformed the face of high street travel, betting and book-selling respectively. That is changing with the growth of peer-to-peer or market-place lending platforms which connect borrowers and savers.

Internet is disrupting the Banking system