LADERA RANCH, CA--(Marketwired - Dec 8, 2014) - Money360, Inc. (www.money360.com), an online peer-to-peer (P2P) / marketplace lending platform where accredited investors can fund loans secured by commercial real estate, will participate in Opal Financial Group's Alternative Investing Summit as an Executive Sponsor on December 7th - 9th in Dana Point, California. The Alternative Investing Summit will feature prominent investment professionals who are gathering to discuss innovative investment and asset management strategies.
Evan Gentry, CEO of Money360, will be a featured speaker at the conference and will lead a session entitled, "Peer-to-Peer Lending 101: Direct Investments Secured by Real Estate." Evan will provide a primer on peer-to-peer lending and discuss how institutional investors can benefit from this emerging asset class. He will also discuss how investors can use Money360's platform to obtain exposure to short-term, high-yield loans that are secured by commercial real estate.
Money360 will be sponsoring the cocktail reception on Monday evening and will be visiting with conference attendees at their table during the reception. For more Summit details, please visit: http://www.opalgroup.net/conferencehtml/current/alternative_investing_summit/alternative_investing_summit_agenda.php
"I am honored to be able to speak to peers and leaders across many industries at this event. It's exciting to see how many types of industry professionals will come together at this summit, all seeking new alternative investment strategies to preserve capital and grow their portfolios," said Evan Gentry, CEO of Money360. "Money360 pioneered peer-to-peer real estate lending as a smart strategy for generating strong investment returns via low-risk, fixed-income investments secured by commercial real estate. The opportunities for growth in this space are abundant and growing for lenders and investors."
"We are excited to be at the Alternative Investing Summit this week with investment professionals from a variety of industries participating in important discussions about alternative investment strategies," said Dan Vetter, President and co-founder of Money360. "For many attendees at the conference, we'll be introducing a new alternative investment strategy as we share how peer-to-peer lending in general and Money360 in particular can benefit institutional investors who seek low-duration, high-yield, fixed-income investments that are secured by commercial real estate."
Money360 enables borrowers to obtain common-sense loans at a time when banks and traditional lenders have heightened restrictions. Simultaneously, Money360 provides opportunities for accredited investors to make real estate-secured investments at a time when other asset-secured investments are generating negligible returns. Money360 handles all due diligence and underwriting, loan administration, loan servicing and collections on behalf of individual lenders.
Evan serves as the founder and CEO of Money360, an online marketplace lending platform where accredited investors can fund loans secured by commercial real estate. Evan is an entrepreneur and innovator with a strong background in the application of technology to the real estate and lending industries. Gentry is also the founder and CEO of G8 Capital (www.g8cap.com), a real estate investment firm focused on opportunity-based acquisitions of residential and commercial real estate assets. Prior to G8 Capital, Gentry co-founded MoneyLine Lending Services. MoneyLine's back-office platform and technology revolutionized how many banks originated mortgage loans. In 2006, Gentry led the sale of MoneyLine to Genpact, a GE Capital spin-off. Evan has led the acquisition of more than $500 million of real estate properties and investments in numerous successful companies over the past few years.
About Money360, Inc.
Money360 (www.money360.com) is the first peer-to-peer (P2P) lending marketplace for real estate loans, matching worthy borrowers with accredited investors. Money360 initially launched in California with national expansion immediately pending. Lending opportunities are only available to accredited investors. Money360 originates, underwrites, coordinates and services all the loans. Borrowers and lenders can apply at money360.com.