Daniel Foggo



Daniel established RateSetter in Australia in 2012 and led RateSetter's engagement with ASIC to make P2P lending available to retail investors in Australia. Daniel has overseen the rapid expansion of RateSetter in Australia, including the introduction of Carsales as a key shareholder, opening up the opportunity for P2P lending to play a meaningful role in the automotive finance market. Prior to leading RateSetter in Australia, Daniel was a director of the investment banking division of Barclays Capital and advised on mergers and acquisitions at NM Rothschild in Europe.

Event Sessions Featuring Daniel Foggo


Point of Sale Credit Providers

AltFi Australasia Summit 2018 - Monday 16 April 2018

  • This panel looked at core products, risk and the average loan size.

  • Jonathon Kelly said that their best product was the core product flexi and that the average borrower took in $2,000 – 5,000.

  • Larry Diamond said zipMoney is a mix between credit and payments company, offering effectively a digital credit card. He said $1,000 – 5,000 is his company’s sweet spot for borrowers.

  • For Daniel Foggo and RateSetter, it’s about amortizing personal loans.The loans RateSetter looks for are typically around $35k, mostly for cars. “We’re doing this more at the point of sale nowadays. Really about the consumer finding a convenient way of funding this.”


A regulatory approach to enable retail P2P lending

AltFi Australasia Summit 2017 - Monday 27 February 2017

Articles Featuring Daniel Foggo

RateSetter Australia gets a credit ratings upgrade

13th November 2017 | David Tuckwell

Australia's fintech industry applauds Scott Morrison

2nd November 2017 | David Tuckwell

RateSetter thanks millennials as it hits A$150ml loans

22nd September 2017 | David Tuckwell

Aussie marketplace lenders measured up

1st June 2017 | David Tuckwell

P2P goes green with RateSetter's new marketplace

26th May 2017 | David Tuckwell

Australian youth drive P2P revolution

1st May 2017 | David Tuckwell

International Expansion: Recent Trends in a Nascent Industry

9th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

RateSetter Australia launches Sharing Economy Trust Index

7th December 2015 | Guglielmo de Stefano

RateSetter Australia Publishes Loan Book

5th October 2015 | Ryan Weeks

Aussie Lender Hits A$10 Million

16th September 2015 | Henry Thomas

RateSetter Australia Moves Into Secured Lending

19th May 2015 | Georgina McCreadie

RateSetter Australia receives $10 million Investment

12th March 2015 | Georgina McCreadie

Murray Inquiry reveals importance of Crowdfunding

9th December 2014 | Georgina McCreadie

RateSetter Go Down Under

9th April 2014 | AltFi