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Update: West Berkshire Brewery Secures Over £1.3M During the Final Weeks on Seedrs

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With less than two weeks left until its Seedrs initiative comes to an end, UK’s West Berkshire Brewery has secured over £1.3M. The brewery launched the campaign earlier this spring and is seeking a total £1.5 million. Founded in 1995, West Berkshire Brewery has produced a wide range of… Read More

Seedrs Introduces New Fee Structure For Raising Funds

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Equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs recently announced its new fee structure for raising funds, known as Seedrs Nominee. The company stated, after listening to entrepreneur and investor feedback, it is looking for ways to make its portal more effective for everyone. Seedrs revealed the new simple tiered… Read More

Update: Tandem Secures £2M From Over 1,300 Investors Within Two Days on Seedrs

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Less than 48 hours after launching its highly anticipated Seedrs initiative, digital-only bank, Tandem, has successfully secured over £2 million from over 1,300 investors. The company surpassed its  initial £1 million goal just hours after the crowdfunding debut.  The bank currently aims to provide the most helpful, not… Read More

Tandem Quickly Surpasses £1M Funding Goal on Seedrs & Experiences Glitches

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Tandem’s highly anticipated crowdfunding campaign is now open for funding! Just hours after its Seedrs launch, the digital-only bank’s initiative has already surpassed its initial £1 million goal and is currently sitting at £1.6 million. The bank currently aims to provide the most helpful, not the most painful,… Read More

Update: Football INDEX Captures Over £1M Through Seedrs Initiative

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Smashing success! Football INDEX, a football gambling platform, launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs at the end of March to raise £800,000 as it preps to become world’s first football stockmarket. Since its launch, the initiative has successfully secured over £1 million. The company revealed that its… Read More

Seedrs Dubbed No. 1 Investor in UK’s Private Companies By Beauhurst

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Earlier this week, Beauhurst released its latest study on the equity investment into UK startups and high-growth companies. Although startup investments fell 44% in Q1 2016 compared with the same quarter in 2015, the research firm explained that total amount invested grew slightly to above £1bn in a… Read More

Pocket App Finishes Crowdfunding Round on Seedrs Over 111% Over Target

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Independent App developer, Pocket App, officially closed its funding round on Seedrs today having raised 111% of its  goal for a total of £837,115.  According to Pocket App, 436 investors purchased equity in the young company. Investors also benefited from various perks including discounts on… Read More

UK’s Smoke Shack Out to Raise £200,000 on Seedrs As it Prepares to Become a National Chain

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Smoke Shack, a Milton Keynes-based company that consists of two award-winning restaurants, has recently launched a Seedrs initiative to raise £200,000 as it seeks to become a national chain.  The brand, which was created by marketer and businessman Darren Isaac along with dining chef Terry… Read More

Seedrs CEO Jeff Lynn Calls Title III Crowdfunding “Not Workable in its Current Form”

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On the very day Title III / Reg CF crowdfunding kicks off in the United States, Jeff Lynn, CEO and co-founder of Seedrs – a leading UK based investment crowdfunding platform, called the securities exemption unworkable. Seedrs has previously stated its intent to expand into… Read More

Alter Ibiza Seeks £110,000 on Seedrs to Open Spanish Night Club

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Alter Ibiza, a Spain-based club brand, has recently launched a Seedrs initiative with a mission to raise £110,000 as it prepares to open its night club’s doors. The company is looking to bring music entertainment, quality products and services to its new club in Ibiza. But… Read More

Crowdfunding Platform For Art Projects BEART Looks to Raise £75,000 on Seedrs

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BEART, a crowdfunding platform that is dedicated to artists, art institutions and art professionals, has recently launched a Seedrs initiative to raise £75,000 as it begins its expansion plans. The reward-based funding portal stated brings together artists, curators, gallerists, collectors, museums, foundations and other art world professionals… Read More

What Has Crowdfunding Got to Do with Kanye West?

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In case you hadn’t noticed, crowdfunding is HOT news right now. Regardless of sector or business vertical, if the onus is on raising money then crowdfunding appears to be the contemporary fairy godmother of fiscal aid. If you don’t believe me, do a quick google… Read More

Velorution Acquires Mosquito Bikes As Seedrs Initiative Nears £625,000

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Just a few days before its Seedrs initiative comes to an end, UK-based bicycle retailer Velorution has successfully secured nearly £625,000. The company launched the campaign nearly two months ago with a mission to raise £500,000 for its London and South East expansion. As previously reported, Velorution describes itself… Read More

Catering & Hospitality Supplier Platform i-Chef Seeks Funds on Seedrs to Develop New “Foodie” Community

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i-Chef, a website that helps hospitality professionals find high quality recommended suppliers, has recently launched a Seedrs initiative to raise £55,000 so that it can develop a “foodie” community. The website, which was launched in March 2014, stated that it connects catering and hospitality suppliers with professional establishments and… Read More

Seedrs Sees Growth in On-Demand Apps Raising Capital Online

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Investment crowdfunding platform Seedrs is seeing significant growth in “on-demand Apps” raising capital on its site. One recent example is blow LTD, London’s app-based provider of fast beauty on demand (also described as Uber for beauty).  blow is currently raising £750,000 in equity capital on Seedrs.  To… Read More

Educational Brand Audiopi Hits Seedrs to Secure £150,000 For Audio Tutorial Expansion

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Audiopi, a UK-based company that provides audio tutorials and podcasts, has recently launched a Seedrs initiative to raise £150,000 to expand its educational resource products. While revealing details about its products, the company shared: “Our tutorials are aligned to the curriculum so the students have a… Read More

Vroom Vroom: British Designer & Manufacturer Zenos Cars Seeks £750,000 Through Seedrs For New Vehicles

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Zenos Cars, a British car designer and manufacturer, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs to raise £750,000 as it prepares to create new vehicles.  The company, which was founded in 2012, designs and produces high-performance, lightweight sports cars that deliver thrilling driving experiences. In just… Read More

Sportswear Brand SKINS Pauses Crowdfunding on Seedrs & Equitise

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Growing sports brand SKINS has placed its equity crowdfunding campaign on pause as multiple, large investors have indicated their interest in gaining a “substantial shareholding” in the brand.  The Swiss company launched a £2 million crowdfunding round earlier this year using both Seedrs in the… Read More