Tagged: seedrs

UK Fintech Startup WeSwap Set to Launch Seedrs Initiative to Expand Currency Exchange Community

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This week, UK-based fintech startup, WeSwap, announced plans to launch an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs after raising $10 million in seed funding from Ascot Capital Partners, EC1 Capital and existing investors IW Capital. WeSwap, which was founded in 2011 and opened to the community… Read More

Seedrs Success Poq Raises €3.6M During Series A Funding Round

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Seedrs success and cloud platform, Poq, announced this week it has secured €3.6 million during a Series A funding round, which was led by Beringea with participation from seed investors Seedcamp and Venrex. The London-based  company, which raised £332,390 through the equity crowdfunding platform in 2014, is a commerce platform for retail apps… Read More

Celebrity Athlete Backing: Mindful Chef Receives Funding Support From Andy Murray, Victoria Pendleton & Will Greenwood

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London-based healthy meal delivery service, Mindful Chef, successfully overfunded on Seedrs by 250% with over £1 million raised and announced on Thursday it has added celebrity athletes Andy Murray, Olympian gold medallist Victoria Pendleton and rugby champion Will Greenwood to its growing list of high-profile investors. As previously… Read More

Landbay: From Prelaunch to Established Platform, How Crowdfunding Fueled Business Growth

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  John Goodall and Gray Stern launched their company, Landbay, with the help of Seedrs.  Before their website was even live, Goodall and Stern were raising seed capital on the crowdfunding platform for their vision of mortgage finance.  Their first funding round was for only £50,000… Read More

Internet Incubator WebStart Bristol Returns to Seedrs to Raise £50,000

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WebStart Bristol has returned to Seedrs with a mission to raise £50,000. The internet incubator opened in January 2014 following its first campaign on the equity crowdfunding platform in 2013. The incubator revealed that after its first two successful Seedrs initiatives, the first cohort of ten companies… Read More

Vana Koutsomitis’ DatePlay Quickly Surpasses £120,000 Funding Goal on Seedrs

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Success! The Apprentice runner-up Vana Koutsomitis’ dating app, DatePlay, has surpassed its initial £120,000 funding goal and has raised over £146,000 from nearly 100 investors on Seedrs. DatePlay is described as an app that combines dating and games. It uses fun, easy-to-play games to learn more about… Read More

Overfunding: Mindful Chef Surpasses £400,000 Funding Target Just One Week After Seedrs Launch

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One week after launching its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs, London-based healthy meal delivery service, Mindful Chef, has successfully secured its initial  £400,000 funding goal. As previously reported, Mindful Chef is described as a young company that makes healthy eating easy by delivering all the good-for-you ingredients to create… Read More

Social Platform Spontly Quickly Nears £200,000 Funding Target First Week on Seedrs

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Last week, creators of the social platform, Spontly, took to equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs to raise £200,000. Within a matter of days, the initiative successfully secured over £170,000 from nearly 80 investors. Spontly is described as a platform for building social apps for existing community…. Read More

Seedrs Among Businesses Supporting Mayor Sadiq Khan’s #LondonIsOpen Campaign

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Earlier this week, London’s mayor, Sadiq Khan, launched the #LondonIsOpen campaign, which was to show the world that London continues to remain united and open for business following the UK’s recent vote to depart from the European Union (EU). Khan reportedly stated: “London is the best… Read More

Brief: Seedrs Named Headline Sponsor of TechNorth’s 2016 Northern Stars Pitch Competition

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Equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs announced this week that it is the headline sponsor of TechNorth’s Northern Stars, a pitch competition that is seeking to identify and showcase the best North of England tech startups.  Seedrs stated that over the past thirty years North of England’s tech… Read More

“The Apprentice” Runner Up Vana Koutsomitis Launches Seedrs Initiative For Dating App DatePlay

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The Apprentice runner-up Vana Koutsomitis is now looking to raise £120,000 for her dating app, DatePlay, through equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs. DatePlay is described as an app that combines dating and games. It uses fun, easy-to-play games to learn more about the users and increase the… Read More

Seedrs Crosses the Channel. Opens Up Amsterdam Office as Part of European Expansion

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Seedrs has opened up its first office in Continental Europe with the establishment of operations in Amsterdam. The location will be utilized to expand services in the Benelux countries of Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. The strategic push comes just after Seedrs received its EU… Read More

Electric Bike & Moped Brand E-RIDER Looks to Raise £120,000 Seedrs For New Products

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UK-based E-Rider has recently launched a Seedrs campaign with a mission to raise £120,000 as it prepares to add more products to its lineup. The company currently provides eco-friendly scooters, mopeds, and bikes. “The vehicles have been designed to provide forms of transport that work well with… Read More

The Wisdom of the Crowd: How It Can Help You Value Your Company

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The truth is that for many entrepreneurs valuing your company is one part industry analysis, two parts assessing your traction to date and ten parts finger-in-the-air guessing or back of a beer mat maths. But there are ways to get help – here’s how we… Read More

FlexyFoot Quickly Overfunds on Seedrs & Makes Deal With Huadong Medical Corporation

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Flexyfoot, a UK-based startup that provides ferrules and walking aids, recently launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs to raise £100,000. Within a matter of days, the company successfully secured its initial funding goal. The company has notably developed a patented designed suspension system on the… Read More

Mindful Chef Touts Famous Customers as it Seeks £400,000 on Seedrs

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Mindful Chef, a young company that makes healthy eating easy by delivering  all the good-for-you ingredients to create meals, is raising £400,000 on Seedrs and the equity crowdfunding offer is off to a solid start. Launched today, Mindful Chef has already captured 45% of its… Read More

Monthly Subscription Service Sterling Shave Club Preps For Expansion: Looks to Secure £150,000 Through Seedrs

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Sterling Shave Club, a monthly subscription service that delivers quality razors and shaving gear, is seeking to raise £150,000 through its new Seedrs initiative. The company, which was founded in 2013 and has over 3,000 members, currently delivers razor blades to both men and women… Read More

Rock On: UK Music Brand Steve Grindrod Amps Announces Seedrs Initiative

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom-based Steve Grindrod Amplification (SGA) announced it is seeking £200,000 through Seedrs as it prepares to expand and become what it hopes the music industry’s “next iconic brand.” Founder of the company, Steve Grindrod has reportedly stated: “For over 40 years I’ve obsessed… Read More

Social Enterprise StexFGiving Seeks Expansion Funding on Seedrs

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StexFGiving, a social enterprise that promotes social change through ethical communication, recently launched a Seedrs campaign to raise £150,000 as it prepares to expand its operations. The company described itself as a hub of knowledge, expertise, and resources that enable Third (charities) and Fourth (social enterprises) Secorganizationsions to realize… Read More