Tagged: crowdcube

Navmii Seeks £1M on Crowdcube For Smartphone GPS App Upgrading

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Navmii, the smart navigation and traffic app for drivers, announces on Wednesday the launch of its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. Investors can help fund future product development to make Navmii the “ultimate, intuitive driving assistant.” The company aims to raise at least £1M, valuing the… Read More

Crowdcube Tops £100 Million in Crowdfunding

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Crowdcube has become the first UK investment crowdfunding platform to surpass the £100 million investment mark.  The platform shared details on the accomplishing as it headed higher. Powered Now, which is currently overfunding after topping its initial £350,000 goal was the listing that took Crowdcube over… Read More

BrewDog Moves Over to Crowdcube with Combo Debt / Equity Crowdfunding Offer

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BrewDog and its “Equity for Punks” crowdfunding offer is now listed on Crowdcube in a “first” combined debt and equity capital raise.  The offer is marketed as the “Worlds Biggest [funding] Round”. According to Crowdcube, investors may purchase 2 shares of BrewDog stock for £95… Read More

Hochanda Seeks £1.9M Through Crowdcube Initiative to Expand Arts & Crafts Television Services

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Hochanda, the self-dubbed home of arts and crafts, has recently launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise nearly 2 million to expand its new television services. The company, which its name is an acronym for “Home of Crafts Hobbies and Arts,” is described… Read More

Himachal Seeks Funds on Crowdcube to Expand Indian Cider Business

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Himachal, a Lancashire-based startup that creates Indian cider using Himachali apples and pure Himalayan mountain water, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to with a mission to raise £65,000 for expansion of its growing business. The company stated: “We are producing an authentic Indian… Read More

LOVESPACE’s Brett Akker Talks Life After Receiving Crowdfunded Business of the Year Award With Crowdcube

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Last year, LOVESPACE, a distinctive storage company founded by Streetcar co-founder and entrepreneur Brett Akker, won the Startup Awards’ Crowdfunded Business of the Year in 2014 after capturing over £1.2 million in early-stage funding and £1.6 million during its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. Since… Read More

Powered Now Surpasses £350,000 During Second Crowdfunding Campaign on Crowdcube

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With less than two weeks until its second Crowdcube campaign comes to an end, tech start-up Powered Now has successfully surpassed its initial £350,000 target goal. Last month, Powered Now launched the campaign to raise the £350,000  in return for 10.8% equity for A (£10,000), B shares,… Read More

Moody’s Analytics Data Set to Help Investors Assess Bonds on Crowdcube

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Crowdcube is now presenting investors with output from Moody’s Analytics’ private company risk model to help them assess the bond investment opportunities listed on the site. Square Pie and Vanarama are the first to display the new Probability of Default (POD) figure that represents a probability that the business issuing the… Read More

Stockflare Easily Overfunds on Crowdcube with Boost from LCIF

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Stockflare, an online investment advisor, quickly surpassed its £300,000 equity crowdfunding goal on Crowdcube and closed overfunded at over £442,000.  According to the listing page, 288 investors participated in the round that took just two weeks to fund. Crowdcube reports the equity crowdfunding was “underpinned”… Read More

Tech Startup Snugs Hits Crowdcube to Raise £120,000 For Personalized 3D Image Scanned Earphones

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Earlier this week, Roadwater-based tech company Snugs launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise £120,000 for its self-titled earphones. Snugs, which was founded by entrepreneur Paul Jobin, stated on its campaign description that it has created these earphones using 3D image scanning technology. They are custom… Read More

Beehive Management Company Plan Bee Appoints Consume Good Veteran Mark McDavid As Chairman; Announces Upcoming Crowdcube Initiative

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On Friday, beehive management company, Plan Bee, announced that it has appointed consumer goods veteran Mark McDavid as chairman. It also revealed that it is planning to return to equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube to raise £200,000 for expansion. According to Herald Scotland, a Wishaw-based company that focuses… Read More

Independent Commercial Vehicle Broker Vanarama Seeks £1.5M During Crowdcube Mini Bond Campaign

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Vanarama, a UK-based independent commercial vehicle broker, has launched a mini bond campaign on Crowdcube to raise £1.5 million. This is part of the company’s four-year plan to raise £3.4 million for its new commercial vehicle stock. Sharing details about the campaign, the Vanarama team shared: “The… Read More

Grind’s David Abrahamovitch Shares His Thoughts on Crowdfunding Following Crowdcube Success: I Think It’s Amazing & Revolutionary

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Following the closing of Grind’s bond campaign on Crowdcube, founder of the espresso and cocktail chain, David Abrahamovitch, sat down with Tech City News to share details about the project. During his interview, Abrahamovitch revealed why he and his team decided to use the crowdfunding… Read More

UK Marketplace Clippings.com Seeks £500,000 on Crowdcube to Redesign the Design Industry

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Clippings.com, a UK-based marketplace for furniture, lighting and homeware, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise £500,000 to change the way consumers see the design industry. The company, which was officially launched in 2013 by Despark’s Adel Zakout, has reportedly grown 21% month-on-month… Read More

Crowdfunding Platform MonetaFlex Launches Crowdcube Campaign to Raise £100,000 For Expansion

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Last week, London’s MonetaFlex launched a Crowdcube campaign with a mission to raise £100,000 for its own crowdfunding platform. MonetaFlex describes the website as a place where companies can raise finance by selling their unpaid invoices and boasts an online, collaborative early payment solution. The company shared: “We are MonetaFlex… Read More

London’s Growing Underground Seeks to Raise £200,000 on Crowdcube For Subterranean Farm

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Growing Underground, a London-based food company that is backed by celebrity chef Michel Roux Jr., Neil Sanderson the MD of Florette, Glen Fernandes a Director of HSBC and Ed Gillespie the sustainability pioneer, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to secure  £200,000 for its brand new Subterranean Farm concept…. Read More

Crowdcube Alums Offer Up Tips to Launching a Successful Crowdfunding Round

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Seeking to help aspiring campaign organizers, three Crowdcube alums, Shoot, Renovagen, and Compare and Share, have decided to reveal their top tips to launching a successful funding round. The equity crowdfunding platform shared: “More and more startups are looking to crowdfunding as a way of raising finance,… Read More

Wildcat Opts to Offer More Equity to Investors as Crowdcube Campaign Nears Deadline

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With less than a week until its Crowdcube campaign comes to an end, it looks as though UK’s Wildcat isn’t going to reach its £1.5 million dollars goal. As previously reported, Wildcat took to the equity crowdfunding platform last month to raise the funds for… Read More

Fitness Training Company Fitmibody Hits Crowdcube For East London Studio

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Seeking to expand its brand, fitness training company Fitmibody has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise £75,000 for its upcoming East London studio. Fitmibody is a personal training and fitness company that provides training services and outdoor fitness classes in London. Its mission… Read More

Crowdcube’s Luke Lang: “It Is Really Difficult to Define the Sort of Business Looking to Crowdfund”

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Ready to offer up some crowdfunding advice, co-founder of Crowdcube, Luke Lang sat down with SME Web to share his thoughts on the funding method. During his interview, Lang discussed the equity crowdfunding platform: “Crowdcube is an investment platform where people who are backing or… Read More