Tagged: crowdcube

School Notices Secures Nearly £825,000 During the Final Hours on Crowdcube

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With less than 24 hours until its Crowdcube campaign comes to an end, fundraising platform School Notices has successfully secured nearly £825,000 in funding thanks to 186 investors. The portal launched its initiative last month and was originally seeking £700,000. School Notices was founded in 2014 by… Read More

Crowdcube Announces Continuous Support For Startup Accelerator MassChallenge UK

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On Tuesday, equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube announced it will continue its support for the startup accelerator, MassChallenge UK. The program notably provides early-stage startups the right resources for growth, create value, and improve the world all for zero equity. According to Crowdcube, MassChallenge UK alumni have collectively… Read More

Yanto Barker’s Le Col Closes Crowdcube Initiative With Over £1.1 Million in Funding

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Yanto Barker’s cycling apparel brand, Le Col, officially closed its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. The company launched the initiative in November seeking £1 million in funding and finished the funding round with more than £1.1 million from nearly 360 investors. Le Col, which was founded by… Read More

Overfunding: Fundraising Platform School Notices Hurdles Over £700,000 Crowdcube Funding Target

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School Notices, a UK-based parent to parent noticeboard and school fundraising platform, has successfully secured its initial £700,000 Crowdcube campaign target from nearly 150 investors.  As previously reported, the digital fundraising and membership platform was founded in 2014 by co-founders Clare Reid and Gordon Dawson. It was created… Read More

Crowdfunder UK Retrenches & Trims Staff

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Crowdfunder UK is going through a period of realignment by trimming staff and refocusing efforts.  The rewards-based funding platform has been recognized as a solid competitor to global sites like Indiegogo.  Crowdfunder UK also offers a unique crowdfunding spin with their “community shares.” Recently, Crowdfund… Read More

Cycling Apparel Brand Le Col to Close Crowdcube Campaign With Nearly £1.1 Million in Funding

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With less than 24 hours until its Crowdcube campaign comes to an end, cycling apparel brand Le Col has secured nearly £1.1 million from close to 350 investors. This news comes just one week after the company secured its initial £1 million funding target.  As previously reported,… Read More

Rejuvenation Water Launches Crowdfunding Campaign to Raise £150,000

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London-based Rejuvenation Water launched this week an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to expand further in the UK and globally.  After a few days, it has raised £45,960 (approximately $55,000) out of £150,000 (over $182,000).  There are still 26 days left in the campaign.  The company launched… Read More

Frozen Yogurt Brand The Sloane Bros Hits Crowdcube: Seeks £150,000 For New UK Locations

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The Sloane Bros., an East London-based frozen yogurt brand, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube with a mission to raise £150,000 as it prepares to open new locations throughout the UK. The company offers fat-free frozen yogurt that celebrates British dairy quality, taste, and… Read More

Feed Your Dog: Cotswold RAW Crowdfunding on Crowdcube

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UK-based raw pet food brand Cotswold RAW has launched a campaign on Crowdcube to raise £250K (approximately $317K) for its next business projects.  Focusing on accelerated growth, the company’s spokesperson said that the team intends to “expand the business’s distribution, production, and innovation capabilities”.  Cotswold RAW is… Read More

Adventure Awaits: Tourism Marketplace Ridewithlocal Aims to Secure £400,000 Through Crowdcube Initiative

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Ridewithlocal, an online marketplace for adventure tourism that connects users directly to over 700 verified instructors globally in a range of activities, is seeking £400,000 during its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. The platform, which was founded in 2015, already has more than 700 instructors… Read More

Biggest Ever Crowdfund: BrewDog’s £10 Million Mini Bond Raise on Crowdcube

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  Boxing Day delivered a special gift to BrewDog and Crowdcube. The Scottish craft brewer closed the largest ever UK crowdfunding round at £10 million.  The funding was listed on Crowdcube and stands as the largest to date. Crowdcube also points out that their record… Read More

Online Marketplace Desi High Street Seeks £100,000 on Crowdcube

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Desi High Street, an online marketplace that connects customers with ethnic/desi/South Asian goods retailers and businesses, launched an equity crowdfunding on Crowdcube and is seeking £100,000 in funding. The marketplace stated it considers itself one of the first websites to provide a one-stop-shop for British Asian… Read More

Overfunding: Beauty Advisory Service MyShowcase Surpasses £750,000 Funding Target on Crowdcube

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With less than two weeks until its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube comes to an end, beauty advisory service, MyShowcase, has successfully secured its initial £750,000 funding target thanks to more than 200 investors. MyShowcase, which describes itself as a multi-brand, multichannel, personal beauty advisory service,… Read More

Overfunding: Le Col Surpasses £1 Million Funding Target on Crowdcube

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Yanto Barker’s cycling apparel brand, Le Col, has successfully secured its initial £1 million funding target on Crowdcube thanks to over 280 investors. The company made its debut on the equity crowdfunding platform in November, seeking the funds for brand awareness and team growth.  Le… Read More

Crowdcube Success Monzo Announces 2016 Highlights (Infographic)

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Following an exciting year, which involved an epic Crowdcube campaign and name change, digital bank Monzo (formerly Mondo) shared more details about 2016’s successes. Monzo had a great year with many milestones. Over the summer, the company declared itself a licensed bank and more than 200,000 people have signed… Read More

Crowdcube Alum Alchemiya Launches Stream Services on Amazon Prime Channels

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Alchemiya, a premium online subscription-based video on demand platform for Muslim entertainment, announced on Thursday it is launching its stream services on Amazon Prime Channels. Alchemiya aims to present the world’s best content about Muslim life; the positive side, showing the contributions of Islam and… Read More

Personal Beauty Advisory Service MyShowcase Extends Crowdcube Campaign

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MyShowcase, a multi-brand, multichannel, personal beauty advisory service, recently announced it extended its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. The company is seeking £750,000 and has so far raised nearly £700,000 from close to 200 investors. As previously reported, the company stated it offers a curated range of innovative and appealing… Read More

Crowdcube Announcement: Over £15 Million Invested Through Equity Crowdfunding Platform in December 2016

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Crowdcube announced on Tuesday that more than £15 million was invested through its equity crowdfunding platform during December 2016. The UK-based funding portal shared on Twitter: Over £15 million invested through @Crowdcube in December. Fantastic end to 2016 🙂 — Crowdcube (@Crowdcube) January 3, 2017 Recently, Crowdcube… Read More

Electronic Sound Publisher Seeks £175,000 on Crowdcube to Build Magazine Portfolio

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Pam Communications, the publisher behind electronic music magazine Electronic Sound, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube and is seeking £175,000 as it prepares to build onto its portfolio. According to Pam Communication, Electronic Sound is sold in more than 220 WHSmiths and over… Read More

The Largest Investment Crowdfunding Platforms in the World

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Investment crowdfunding has quickly become a viable path for early to mid stage companies to raise needed growth capital.  A truly global phenomenon, many funding platforms now operate in multiple countries sourcing both deals and investors aided by the power of the internet. While larger… Read More