Tagged: crowdcube

Biscuiteers Surpasses £550,000 Crowdcube Goal & Receives Triple Gold Rating From Crowdrating


Online retailer of handmade ice biscuits, Biscuiteers, has successfully secured its initial £550,000 funding target on equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube. The company, which was founded in 2007, has created a wide range of products including biscuits, chocolates, cakes, personalized items, wedding treats and corporate gifts. It… Read More

Small Business UK Announces Winners of the British Small Business Awards 2016


Last week, the winners of the 2016 British Small Business Awards were announced. Held at London’s Grand Connaught Rooms, the event is organized by Small Business UK and celebrated the small business community in the UK and among the winners was equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube. … Read More

Pet Tech Brand PitPat Seeks £500,000 on Crowdcube to Accelerate Growth & Develop Internet-Based Cloud Platform


PitPat, a UK-based pet-tech company, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise £500,000 as it prepares to develop its new internet-based cloud platform.  Founded in 2014, PitPat debuted its activity monitor for dogs on Dragons’ Den earlier this year. The company, which… Read More

Update: Online Retailer Biscuiteers Nears £550,000 Funding Target on Crowdcube


With two weeks left until its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube comes to an end, online retailer of handmade ice biscuits, Biscuiteers, has secured over £500,000. The company launched the campaign earlier this month seeking £550,000 for growth and drive international expansion. Founded in 2007… Read More

Social Network For Health “HealthUnlocked” Quickly Raises £1M on Crowdcube

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HealthUnlocked, a social network for health, has recently launched a Crowdcube campaign to raise nearly £1.5 million as it plans to expand its team. The website reportedly raised £3.5 million from London and Silicon Valley investors before making its way to the equity crowdfunding platform…. Read More

Crowdcube Alum Monzo Secures £4.8M During Interim Funding Round Led By Passion Capital

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On Thursday, app-only bank and Crowdcube alum, Monzo, announced it has raised £4.8 million during an “interim” funding round, which was led by Passion Capital. The company crushed past records by securing £1 million in an astounding 96 seconds.  According to Business Insider, the funding round now values Monzo… Read More

Zucla’s Crowdcube Captures Over £150,000 While in Private Mode


Zucla, a London-based restaurant that creates fresh and healthy tailored lunches, launched a Crowdcube campaign and raised £150,390 from 34 investors while in a private mode. The company originally sought to raise £90,000. Since its debut in January 2016, Zucla has severed more than 40,000 lunches The restaurant currently… Read More

Cycling Apparel Brand Huez Hits Crowdcube: Seeks Funds For Men’s & Women’s Collections


Huez, a UK-based cycling apparel brand, has launched a Crowdcube campaign to raise £250,000 for its 10 new menswear pieces and first women’s wear collection. The brand stated it uses advanced sportswear fabrics to create its range of cycling clothing that works on and off… Read More

Brief: Crowdcube Named Winner of MoneyAge Awards’ Innovation in Consumer Finance Award


On Friday, equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube announced it was named the winner of the 2016 Money Age Awards’ Innovation in Consumer Finance award. The funding portal revealed on Twitter the exciting news: Very proud to say team @Crowdcube won the ‘Innovation in Consumer Finance’ award at… Read More

Video Editing Platform mooVmoo Looks to Raise £150,000 on Crowdcube


mooVmoo, a UK-based video editing platform, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise £150,000 as it prepares to expand and build its new mobile app. The company stated that its platform connects consumers to video editors. For £3 per minute, users can have… Read More

Crowdcube Celebrates Manchester Office’s Six Month Anniversary


Happy six month anniversary, Crowdcube North! The equity crowdfunding platform celebrated its Manchester office by revealing some facts about the location’s already success. Before opening the office, Crowdcube stated that it helped nine businesses in the North West to raise more than £1.4 million in the… Read More

Former Citigroup & HSBC Executive Simon Williams Joins Crowdcube As New Chairman


On Wednesday, equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube announced it has appointed former Citigroup and HSBC executive, Simon Williams, as a new chairman of its board. Williams notably has over 30 years of experience in banking and investment. The funding portal revealed that Williams is joining the board… Read More

Azoomee to Close Crowdcube Initiative With Nearly £800,000 in Funding

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With less than 24 hours until its Crowdcube campaign closes, child safety app Azoomee is set to finish the initiative with nearly £800,000 in funding from more than 380 investors. The app allows children between the ages of 5 and 8 years old to watch, play,… Read More

Crowdcube Legal Team Receives Recognition at the FT innovative Lawyer Awards Europe 2016

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Equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube announced on Tuesday its legal team received recognition at the FT Innovative Lawyers Awards Europe 2016. The event took place last week, and its judges were Integreon’s Bob Gogel, Financial Times’ Michael Skaplinker, and RSG Consulting’s Reena SenGupta. Crowdcube was shortlisted… Read More

Overfunding: Travel Website Vakay Surpasses £100,000 Funding Target on Crowdcube


Vakay, a holiday search platform, has successfully secured its Crowdcube campaign’s initial £100,000 goal. The company launched the equity crowdfunding campaign last month and was seeking to funds for the continuous development of its website features and marketing. Vakay currently offers users destination recommendations based… Read More

British Boxers Launches Crowdcube Initiative: Looks to Raise £150,000 For New Product Lines


British Boxers, a UK-based nightwear and underwear brand, recently launched a Crowdcube campaign to raise £150,000 as it prepares to debut new product lines. Established in 2012, the company currently sells online and to more than 50 outlets, which includes Harrods. Each of the products… Read More

Biscuiteers Officially Launches Crowdcube Initiative & Quickly Secures Over £200,000


Online retailer Biscuiteers has officially launched its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. The company is currently seeking £550,000 to accelerate business growth.  Biscuiteers was founded in 2007 by Harriet Hasting and Stevie Congdon. The company has two biscuit icing cafes in London and Battersea. It also operates… Read More

Brief: Location App Wave Reportedly Gains 2M Users During Crowdcube Campaign

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Just a few weeks after Wave closed its Crowdcube campaign, the equity crowdfunding platform revealed the location app gained 2 million more users during its funding round. As previously reported, Wave is a free smartphone app that allows anyone to see in real-time the exact location of their… Read More

Update: Azoomee Nears £575,000 During the Final Week on Crowdcube

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With Azoomee’s equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube set to close next week, the child safety app has successfully secured nearly £575,000 from over 230 investors. The company launched its initiative last month seeking£450,000 to license more content on the app (video, games, audiobooks), the more app development and… Read More