Frost & Sullivan: AUS Ripe for Fintech Opportunities, Welcomes Biometric Security, Blockchain, AI ICT Companies

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Frost & Sullivan views Australia’s development as a leader in Fintech innovation will require concerted effort from government agencies and established financial institutions and will involve partnerships and research collaboration between banks and startups, presenting many diverse and lucrative growth and development opportunities for ICT… Read More

Kickstarter & Indiegogo Success Knix Wear Evolution Bra Now Available Commercially

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Knix Wear, an active intimates company, announced on Tuesday that the crowdfunding success, 8-in-1 Evolution Bra, is now commercially available for purchase through its website. Designed to combat some of the most common complaints women have about bras, the 8-1 Evolution Bra “evolves” with the active woman throughout… Read More

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies Introduces Skin Material for Capsule Safety; Announces Digital Innovation Challenge

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JumpStartFund’s Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) announced on Tuesday a base technology of the HyperloopTM System, Vibranium, which is described as a smart material that was developed specifically for the Hyperloop application.  According to the company the new smart material is made out of sensor-embedded carbon fiber and… Read More

UK’s Tap Coffee Seeks £400,000 on Crowdcube to Expand & Take Coffee Philosophy to Bigger Audience

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Seeking to expand its coffee brand, UK-based Tap Coffee recently launched a Crowdcube with a mission to raise a total of £400,000. Starting in 2010 by Richard Lilley, the company was created to fix what he believed to be a “lack of cafe culture” in the UK. The company stated it… Read More

SyndicateRoom Series A Crowdfunding Round to Close May 22nd

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Investment crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom is preparing to close its self-crowdfunding round tomorrow (May 22nd).  The offer was launched earlier this month seeking  £2.3 million in growth capital. The intended use of the proceeds are for business expansion as it readies to deliver its brand of internet finance to a… Read More

Kickstarter Alum “Yooka Laylee” Update: Villains Details & Demo Launch For “The Toybox”

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With just a few months until Kickstarter success Yooka Laylee is set to be delivered to backes, the creators of the highly successful game, Playtonic Games, announced some new details, which included info on the villains and the demo launch of standalone gameplay experience, The Toybox.  Yooka-Laylee is an all-new… Read More

Success: UK’s Idler Academy Overfunds During the Final Week on Crowdcube

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Crowdcube has a new #FundedClub member! Last month, UK-based Idler Academy took to the equity crowdfunding platform to raise £125,000 as it prepared to expand its new online course programs. During the final week, the initiative surpassed the initial goal and finished the round with nearly £140,000 from… Read More

UK’s Virtual School-Gate Classlist Quickly Raises Over £400,000 on Crowdcube 

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Classlist, a UK-based virtual school-gate community, has recently launched a Crowdcube initiative with a mission to raise £550,000 for its website’s growth and development. According to the company, Classlist enables parent communities to work together on a wide range of family related activities. It also offers a private social network for… Read More

Update: Tandem Secures £2M From Over 1,300 Investors Within Two Days on Seedrs

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Less than 48 hours after launching its highly anticipated Seedrs initiative, digital-only bank, Tandem, has successfully secured over £2 million from over 1,300 investors. The company surpassed its  initial £1 million goal just hours after the crowdfunding debut.  The bank currently aims to provide the most helpful, not… Read More

Food Community Nextdoorganics Launches Title III Offering on WeFunder


Just a couples days after Title III rules of the JOBS Act went into effect, New York-based food community, Nextdoorganic, has launched a crowdfunding campaign on WeFunder to raise funds for expansion. The company currently operates a 1,700-member food community in Brooklyn, New York. Members of the community notably… Read More

UK’s Premium Gin Brand Pinkster Secures Over £750,000 on GrowthDeck

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On Friday, UK’s premium gin brand, Pinkster announced that it has attracted over £750,000 through its GrowthDeck campaign over the past month and a half. The company took to the crowdfunding platform in late March to raise £600,000 as it prepared its expansion phase. Since… Read More

UK Carbon Tracker ET Index Partners with SyndicateRoom, Quickly Secures 74% Campaign Goal

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ET Index, a business helping investors maximise returns in a carbon constrained world, has linked with equity crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom to complete a £1.1m investment round.  To date over £813,000 or 74% has been raised on the round, with £390,000 secured from the lead investor, a German Family… Read More

UK’s Venue Marketplace Hire Space Seeks £500,000 on Crowdcube to Continue Growth & Development

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Hire Space, the dubbed “Airbnb for event spaces,” has recent launched a Crowdcube initiative to raise £500,000  as it continues to grow and develop its venue marketplace platform. Founded in 2013 by teacher Will Swannell and speechwriter Edward Poland, Hire Space assists brands, agencies, corporations and the public to… Read More

Indiegogo’s “Super Troopers 2″ Offers Update: Military Base Visit, Attack Dog/Taser Demonstrations, & Mustache Re-Growths

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On Thursday, the casting crew of Indiegogo alum, Super Troopers 2, announced an update about the film’s progress – which included a very unique items. Last year, production studio Broken Lizard announced the sequel just 14 years after the first film’s release at the 2001 Sundance Festival…. Read More

Russo Brothers Offer Up “The Avengers: Infinity War” Set Passes to Backers of Indiegogo Project “Dizzy Pursuit”

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On Wednesday, Captain America: Civil War directors, Anthony and Joseph Russo, announced they have joined forces with writer/director Jay Alvarez to produce Indiegogo funding project, Dizzy Pursuit. Alvarez and his team hit the crowdfunding platform earlier this week to raise nearly $30,000 for the production of the film. Dizzy Pursuit is described… Read More

British Entrepreneur Lara Morgan Invests £100,000 Towards énergie’s Crowdcube Initiative

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With less than two weeks until its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube comes to an end, UK’s fitness club franchise, énergie, announced that it has received a £100,000 investment from founder and former CEO of Pacific Direct, Lara Morgan. énergie, which has three brands of fitness clubs in… Read More

Tandem Quickly Surpasses £1M Funding Goal on Seedrs & Experiences Glitches


Tandem’s highly anticipated crowdfunding campaign is now open for funding! Just hours after its Seedrs launch, the digital-only bank’s initiative has already surpassed its initial £1 million goal and is currently sitting at £1.6 million. The bank currently aims to provide the most helpful, not the most painful,… Read More

Crowdfunded Company FrontOffice Nordic Commences Trading on Swedish Exchange

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FrontOffice Nordic AB (FRNT MTF B) has become the first crowdfunded company to list on a public exchange in Sweden. Earlier this year FrontOffice raised about €600,000 from 183 investors on FundedByMe.  The company went on to apply for a listing on the Nordic Growth Market… Read More

6SensorLabs Rebrands to Nima & Captures $9.2M During Series A Funding Round For Consumer Food Technology Expansion

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San Francisco startup 6SensorLabs announced on Thursday it has secured $9.2 million during a series funding round as it prepares to expand its consumer food technology products. The round was led by Foundry Group, with participation from Upfront Ventures, SoftTech VC, SK Ventures, Lemnos Labs, Mitch Kapor… Read More