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YAYZY

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Aug 31st 2020 - Oct 10th 2020

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YAYZY has created a platform that calculates the carbon footprint of a user using their spending data land helps the user make up for it using carbon offsets and guides the user towards more sustainable choices. The company believes that the shift in the use of money from high carbon to low carbon choices will accelerate the transition to a new era of sustainability and responsibility. YAYZY raised a £120,000 pre-seed amount, experienced a 26% organic week-on-week growth only driven by referrals and is in conversation with three major banks that are interested in using its technology. YAYZY will use the investment to launch its Android app, convert 25% of users to subscriptions, introduce impact investing, and onboard at least two B2B customers.

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  • £430,206
    pledged
  • 215%
    of goal

    £200,001
    target

    £3,499,999
    pre-money valuation

    5.41%
    equity available

    564
    investors

    £763
    pledge per investor

    12272318
    company number

    Active
    company status

    21/10/2019
    incorporated 11 months

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    31 Aug 20 Seedrs £430,206 / 215%
  • Internet Business Awards Category Award Winner 2015
  • Hertfordshire Business Awards Finalist 2014

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