The online markeplace connects publicly-listed companies with retail investors.
€10.6bn have been invested by VCs in European companies in H1 2019 reporting a+61% YoY. However they prefer to invest in more established businesses.
The merger between Invesdor and Finnest signals a new phase for the whole industry.
NatWest has announced the launch of a brand new initiative supporting women contemplating starting a business throughout the UK.
Q&A with the founders of the ethical fashion brand Pantera Bianca, now live on Kickstarter.
While online venturing finance grows, investment platforms are embracing the educational challenge to distrupt the startup accelerator industry.
The firm is using the money to install pay-as-you-go solar home systems across Kenya, Rwanda, Togo, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Mali, Senegal and Guinea.
The European Commission welcomes the political agreement reached today by the European Parliament and Member States on new rules that will further help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to finance their growth, innovate, and create jobs.
"The UN and social entrepreneurs alike could tap into the market of global giving with a crowdfunding model modified for the SDGs, funnelling that money to help solve today’s toughest social problems." (Oxford University's Michele Scataglini on how to close the financing gap for SDGs)
CRATE Brewery aims to raise £500,000.
What the Baromètre du Crowdfunding en France 2018 shows.
"Since the financial crisis, in the absence of banks lending, crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending took off. That awakened an appetite in the public psyche to invest in things directly." (Bevis Watts on why crowdfunding has become a growing source of investment for social enterprises over the past decade)
This UK biotech startup is working to make hair loss history.
ECN establishes Italian Strategic Group aiming at developing the first certified training curriculum for crowdfunding professionals and investors.
"We didn’t build the platform to focus on medical expenses, but we’ve become an indispensable institution for anyone who finds themselves needing help because there just isn’t adequate coverage or assistance.The reality is that access to health care is connected to the ability to pay for it. The health care system in the United States is really broken." (Rob Solomon, GoFundMe CEO)
Are you in need of funding? Thinking about crowdfunding for your club, project or society? Are you in need of funding? Thinking about crowdfunding for your club, project or society? Then Bath’s crowdfunding site can help you, a blog states.
Crowdcube has announced plans to offer a £500,000 support package to fintech startups that focus on financial inclusion and accessibility.
The European Crowdfunding Network Asks for Fully Harmonized EU Rules.
UK crowdfunding platform is about to launch a passive fund following in SyndicateRoom’s steps.