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What Is The Future Of Equity Crowdfunding?

What Is The Future Of Equity Crowdfunding?

Posted 1 months ago


NextFin has aggregated and monitored over 3000 equity crowdfunding pitches. The FCA regulates the industry and on December 9th new rules came into force highlighting the need for transparency and co..

Tagged: Start-up Seedrs Crowdcube Equity Crowdfunding AIM


Covid-19: Treasury Expected To Announce Measures To Support Start-ups

Covid-19: Treasury Expected To Announce Measures To Support Start-ups

Posted 3 months ago


Author: Sacha Bright & Oliver Murphy The Treasury is expected to announce a “rescue package” that could involve private investors and the British Business Bank in an effort to sup..

Tagged: News Crowdcube


The future of equity crowdfunding

The future of equity crowdfunding

Posted 6 months ago


Author: Sacha Bright, CEO Since founding Business Agent Ltd 6 years ago, now rebranded to NextFin we have aggregated and monitored over 3000 equity crowdfunding pitches and the industry is around 1..

Tagged: equity crowdfunding Crowdcube Seedrs


UK Equity Crowdfunding's second biggest fund raising ever happened this week

UK Equity Crowdfunding's second biggest fund raising ever happened this week

Posted 3 years ago


The highest funding amount for a crowdfunding campaign in the UK was for Crowdcube, who raised over £7 million, 146% of their target funding amount, with the backing of 3,699 investors.  ..

Tagged: Equity crowdfunding Crowdcube ADC Biotechnology InvestingZone Sacha Bright Invest Investors


Does Crowdcube’s pulling of Shaw Academy’s crowdfunding campaign herald the beginning of a significant change for the Crowdfunding sector?

Does Crowdcube’s pulling of Shaw Academy’s crowdfunding campaign herald the beginning of a significant change for the Crowdfunding sector?

Posted 3 years ago


24 November 2017: Something rather interesting happened this week, Crowdcube pulled Shaw Academy’s crowdfunding campaign from its platform.   Shaw Academy, if you don’t know of th..

Tagged: Crowdfunding Crowdcube Investors investing Shaw Academy fairness for investors


The state of UK Equity Crowdfunding

Posted 3 years ago


Beauhurst have stated that equity investment into high growth UK firms is up this year. In their latest update, they said that May saw “an unusually large amount invested” and that June ..

Tagged: equity crowdfunding peer-to-peer P2P Crowdcube investors transparency crowdfunding statistics crowdfunding tools


Why did NUMIS invest in Crowdcube and Rothschild in Seedrs?

Posted 5 years ago


Seedrs recently received an investment from Neil Woodford's Patient Capital Trust and Rothschild-backed Augmentum Capital. Crowdcube received an investment from Numis. So why have these city firms i..

Tagged: Numis Rothschild crowdcube seedrs


The Crowd to finance crowd-powered technology - Pavegen

The Crowd to finance crowd-powered technology - Pavegen

Posted 5 years ago


Every so often something comes along to remind us precisely why crowdfunding is such a brilliant concept. The latest case to point is Pavegen, a technology that uses the power of human footsteps to ..

Tagged: crowdfunding pavegen renewable energy funding investment crowdcube


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