Collaborative web-based financial communities: value and risks
by George N. Dikos
International Journal of Web Based Communities (IJWBC), Vol. 12, No. 1, 2016

Abstract: This paper studies how the emerging web-based financial communities are leveraging collaborative technologies to address key underlying economic inefficiencies in transactions and improve the set of opportunities for their members. This paper provides an institutional framework for determining the drivers of value in peer-to-peer finance, analysing the related group dynamics and understanding the key success factors for sustainability.

Online publication date: Fri, 15-Jan-2016

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