Peer-to-Peer

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Peer-to-Peer

A loan to a start-up or other new company from a source other than a financial institution. A lender often charges high interest in a P to P loan. This provides the borrower with financing needed to maintain operations until it becomes profitable. See also: Angel investor.
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We believe that NextLevel helps shape the future of SciQuest and the procurement industry as a whole through this wonderful process of peer-to-peer sharing, learning and networking," said Gamble Heffernan, vice president of marketing and strategy, SciQuest, Inc.
The launch of NBCA's first-ever online support community responds to a widely recognized and growing interest in patient and caregiver support, and an opportunity for peer-to-peer sharing among the many people affected by blood clots," explains Randy Fenninger, NBCA CEO, who also is a blood clot survivor.
With over two million members participating in creative collaborations across film, fashion, music, art, design and photography, Talenthouse drives peer-to-peer sharing of branded content by seamlessly weaving brands into conversations on the social web.
Through the important work done by our dedicated customer volunteers and directed by Engage Strategies, IAUG can successfully deliver on its mission to develop the skills of its members and enable the kind of peer-to-peer sharing that propels individuals and their businesses forward.
The peer-to-peer sharing economy is booming and GetMyBoat is hitting unprecedented numbers for rental requests and boats added per day.
Groove Mobile's Complete Music Gateway includes Full Track Mobile Downloads, Peer-to-Peer Sharing and Personalized Music Recommendations, in addition to providing Personalized and Programmed Streaming Radio, Music Subscriptions, and more.
EDT to examine the legal issues surrounding Peer-to-Peer sharing and other Internet-related copyright issues.
The company is founded on the idea of peer-to-peer sharing or Empathetic Exchange(TM) of information and ideas.
Ruptly, the video news agency arm of the global multilingual news network RT, has been a regular contributor of high-impact video to LiveLeak through the Ruptly channel on the LiveLeak peer-to-peer sharing platform.
com builds upon peer-to-peer sharing of structured supplier performance evaluations between sourcing professionals, focusing on overseas sourcing where visibility and knowledge is limited to direct experience.
Founded on the concept of Empathetic Exchange(TM) or peer-to-peer sharing of information and ideas, Spa Standard membership features access to original articles, videos and podcasts created by industry professionals, as well as discounted continuing education programs and networking via discussion board forums.
Yokoten is the practice of peer-to-peer sharing, copying and implementing of kaizen ideas, either exactly or with customized improvements and it's a good thing.