Tagged: seedrs

Uber For Beauty Blow Ltd. Seeks £750,000 on Seedrs to Bring Beauty Products to Doorsteps

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Blow, the self-described “Uber of Beauty,” has recently launched a Seedrs initiative to bring expert and affordable services to customers’ doorsteps through its app. The company, which was co-founded by Fiona McIntosh (ex Editor-in-Chief of Grazia and ELLE) & Dharmash Mistry, has delivered over 70,000… Read More

Man’s Best Friend Approved: Woof&Brew Seeks £250,000 on Seedrs to Expand Dog Products

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UK-based startup Woof&Brew has recently launched a Seedrs initiative to raise  £250,000 to expand its drinks for dogs line. The company revealed that it believes itself to be the first to create a range of healthy drinks for dogs, including a herbal tea range, a tonic range and… Read More

Airbnb for Cars Hiya Car Returns to Seedrs

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Hiya Car, which is formerly known as Ascendia Drive, launched a crowdfunding initiative on Seedrs to raise £100,000. The company previously secured £349,470 on the equity portal last summer. As previously reported, the company is described as a platform that matches car hirers to car owners, turning idle cars into income… Read More

Brief: Seedrs Shares Details About the Inaugural Seedrs Presents (Video)

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Following the inaugural Seedrs Present of 2016, the equity crowdfunding platform offered details about the exciting event that drew in over 200 attendees. Seedrs Presents, which occurred last week at the Alphabeta Building just one week after it opened its doors in Finsbury, reportedly featured… Read More

Dance Music Appove: PUMP Audio Seeks £100,000 on Seedrs to Create Club Sound Specific Headphones

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Seeking to change the way people listen to dance music, UK startup PUMP Audio has launched an crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs to raise £100,000 for its “club sound specific” headphones. Pump Audio reported that while other brands are seeking to produce what is called “flat frequency response,”… Read More

Chapel Down Reports “Another Excellent Year of Growth”

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On Thursday, Chapel Down Plc (ISDX: CDGP) announced its 2015 financial results. As Crowdfund Insider reported in 2014, Chapel Down became the first publicly traded company to raise capital via an equity crowdfunding platform using Seedrs.  The capital provided from crowdfunding was used to build a new… Read More

One Stop Shop For Children Poppy & Zach Seeks £75,000 on Seedrs to Expand Operations

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Poppy & Zach, a lifestyle store that is dedicated to babies and children, has recently debuted its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. The company is looking to secure £75,000 as it begins operation expansion. The shop, which is the latest venture of entrepreneur and former managing… Read More

Friction Free Shaving Crew on Seedrs Success: We Cannot Thank Everyone Who Helps Us Enough

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Following the closing of its successful Seedrs initiative, the crew at UK-based Friction Free Shaving discussed the crowdfunding experience with Business Quarters. The company, which was founded by Des McManus and Aidan Burley, offers a monthly subscription service that is  designed exclusively for women. Friction… Read More

Pocket App Named Finalist in The Drum Marketing on Mobile Awards 2016

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Pocket App, a UK-based independent app developer, announced last week that it has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Best Use of Mobile Payment category of 2016’s The Drum Marketing on Mobile Awards (MOMAs). The company launched the campaign on Seedrs last month to raise  £750,000 in funding… Read More

Seedrs’ Jeff Lynn Believes Equity Crowdfunding Will Develop As An Asset Class (Video)

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This week, CEO of Seedrs, Jeff Lynn, met with CNBC to discuss how much equity crowdfunding has grown and why he believes that the funding method is developing as an asset class. During his interview, Lynn revealed: “We have seen massive growth in the three and… Read More

Founder of Seedrs Success Hiya Car Reveals First Year of Business Details

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Last week, founder of Hiya Car, Graeme Risby, sat down with Disrupt to share details about their first year of business. The company launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs last summer to raise £140,000. During the funding round, it secured £349,470. Hiya Car is described as a platform that matches… Read More

UK Shoe Company Vivobarefoot Disappointed That International Investors Not Allowed to Invest in Crowdcube Offer

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Following the closing of Vivobarefoot’s highly successful Crowdcube initiative, founders of the UK shoe brand, Galahad Clark and Asher Clark, shared their frustration the equity crowdfunding platform had to block international investors from joining in. Galahad told Business Insider that Vivobarefoot missed out on thousands of pounds due to Crowdcube… Read More

Supper Looks to Raise £400,000 on Seedrs For Chef Home-Cooked Delivery App

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Supper, a mobile application platform, has recently launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs to secure £400,000 for its food delivery app. According to Supper, the app offers UK cooking professionals a convenient way to enjoy nutritious home-cooked food. London customers choose a chef and select an item… Read More

UK’s Football INDEX Quickly Raises £400,000 During Seedrs Campaign

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Football INDEX, a football gambling platform, recently launched a crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs to raise £800,000 as it seeks to become the world’s first football stockmarket. The company revealed that its key mission is to establish a Tradable Market in football by issuing “Virtual Shares”… Read More

PocketApp Tops £750,000 Crowdfunding Goal, Now Overfunding on Seedrs

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Pocket App, a company that creates custom mobile apps, has quickly topped its £750,000 equity crowdfunding objective on Seedrs having garnered the backing of 321 investors with an average investment amount of about £2300.  Pre-money valuation was placed at £3.6 million. The investment offer is… Read More

Chapel Down CEO Calls Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Indicative of Revolution as Campaign Remains Open to Investors

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Chapel Down has posted an update on their equity crowdfunding campaign that raised £1.7 million on Seedrs. The offer has raised £1.16 through equity crowdfunding and £550,000 via share placing, according to the company. The campaign remains open until April 29th for larger investments (£25,000… Read More

Seedrs’ Jeff Lynn: “I Have A Lot Of Respect for the Way Crowdcube Has Done Some Things”

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This week, CEO of Seedrs, Jeff Lynn, sat down with The Memo to share details about the crowdfunding industry’s growth and his opinion on competitor, Crowdcube. During his interview, Jeff discussed Crowdcube: “I have a lot of respect for the way Crowdcube [has] done some things, they have… Read More

Cheers!: UK’s West Berkshire Brewery Hits Seedrs to Raise £1.5M For Growth & Expansion

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Earlier this week, UK’s West Berkshire Brewery launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs a grand total of £1.5 million as it prepares its growth and expansion plans. West Berkshire Brewery was founded in 1995 and has produced a wide range of bottle, kegged and cask-conditioned beers… Read More

Brief: Seedrs Success Humble Grape Set to Open New London Location

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Humble Grape, a UK-based wine and events company, announced this week that it is set to open a second bar on Fleet Street in London. The company secured a grand total of £356,670 during its Seedrs initiative two years ago. As previously reported, Humble Grape was… Read More