Autumn Statement 2015: ISA investments extended to include crowdfunding platforms

From April 2016 individuals will be able to use Innovative Finance ISAs to invest in peer to peer lending platforms and earn tax free interest.

The list of qualifying investments for the new Innovative Finance ISA will be extended in Autumn 2016 to include debt securities offered via crowdfunding platforms. The list may be extended to include equity crowdfunding.

Innovative Finance ISAs will enable individuals to invest in new types of financial product in a tax efficient way.