Tagged: barcelona

Spain-based Music Tech Startup Oval Sound Seeks £500,000 on Crowdcube For Global Launch

On Thursday, Barcelona-based music tech startup Oval Sound launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. The company is currently seeking £500,000 as it prepares to expand globally. Founded in 2014, Oval Sound offers music technology solutions for professional musicians, music therapy applications, and music entertainment/education. The… Read More

Aligned! ESADE BAN Partners with Crowdcube Spain for Startup Coinvestment

ESADE BAN, the business angels network of Barcelona business school ESADE Alumni, has partnered with the online investment platform Crowdcube Spain to enable coinvestment in startups and growing businesses in Spain. Under this agreement, the entire ESADE community (including alumni, students, faculty, recent graduates and staff)… Read More

On Crowdfunding: Why Independent Singer Songwriter Lindsay Kupser & Others Opt for Kickstarter

“…crowdfunding is an incredible resource for independent artists and is a powerful way to maintain creative control of our work.” This time of year is filled with graduations and future plans for promising students, artists and songwriters.  Kickstarter covers an interesting earful of projects from songwriter students who… Read More

Zuper Update! Zank Closes Second Successful Crowdcube Spain Campaign

P2P crowdlending platform Zank closed its €490,450 Crowdcube Spain funding round, the platform’s second succesful raise with Crowdcube Spain and its third successful round in the company’s history.  201 private investors acquired the 9.89% equity stake in the Barcelona-based startup, including ESADE BAN and the ESADE… Read More

COSHOP Partners with Crowdcube Spain to Grow Sustainable & Chic Fashion Brand

The future of fashion is eco, sustainable, biodegradable, produced with natural materials;  COSHOP has positioned itself within this sector as an innovative, responsible and sustainable  solution. Linking with Crowdcube Spain, COSHOP seeks to raise 160,000€ for 13.82% equity offered. To date, over 21 investors have contributed over 21,400€ to… Read More

BCN Biotech News: Bionure Overfunding & Nearing 1M€ on Capital Cell

Valued at 9,400,000€, Bionure is overfunding on Capital Cell, raising more than 975,422€ from over 210 investors for 9.27% equity for its neuroprotector and myelin regenerator drug which treat Multiple Sclerosis. Bionure is a biotech-based company that is developing a new drug for the treatment of multiple sclerosis, a… Read More

Crowdlender Zank Overfunding on Crowdcube Spain, One Day Remaining on Campaign

Zank you very much for banking online.  With one day remaining on its Crowdcube Spain crowdfunding campaign, Spanish crowdlender Zank has surpassed its 300K€ goal by 118%, raising over 356,199€ from over 153 investors for 7.62% equity offered.  The largest investment was to date has been 30,000€. Zank offers… Read More

Fitness Center DiR Links with Crowdcube Spain to Open Mallorca Location: Exercise in Paradise

With 30 days remaining on its Crowdcube Spain campaign, the Barcelona fitness center chain DiR founded by CEO Ramon Canela in 1979 is going strong. Over 40% of the 360,000€ has been reached, just over 150K€ secured from over 48 investors. The largest investment to date has… Read More

Designer Shoe Brand Les Chausseurs Finishes Crowdcube Spain Run With More Than €110,000 Raised Funds

Barcelona-based designer shoe brand, Les Chausseurs, has closed its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube Spain. The company secured over €110,000 from more than 70 investors. Les Chausseurs was founded in 2014 with a mission to distribute a limited series (comprised of 12 units) of designer shoes… Read More

Singapore vs. London: Who Wins the Fintech Title?

According to the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Singapore is not far from surpassing London to claim the title of top fintech hub of the world.  The ACCA’s September report noted that the world should “keep an eye on Asia” as red tape and Brexit weigh on… Read More

Delicious Investment: Chivuo’s Slow Street Food Shows Recipe for Success on Crowdcube Spain

Launched in Barcelona’s Gràcia neighborhood during the summer of 2014 by Venezuelan friends Alejandro Bringas and Juan Lattuf who met working while catering, Chivuo’s mission is to provide high quality Slow Street Food and craft beer, including crowd favorite Garage Beer. The hot spot’s name appeals to men with beards, because Bringas and… Read More

Good Fit: BCN Shoemakers Les Chausseurs Campaign on Crowdcube Spain, Quickly Hits 50%

Barcelona-based cobblers Les Chausseurs launched their crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube Spain earlier last week and have already taken in more than 50,600€ of its 90K€ objective from over 27 investors. 20% equity is being offered. “I chose Crowdcube for several reasons; first, because its team explained the… Read More

Exclusive: Bioprognos CEO Sergio Calleja Discusses Crowdfunding with Spanish Platform Capital Cell

Bioprognos, a Barcelona-based biotech company that seeks to improve both clinical outcomes and quality of life for cancer patients ―as well as other diseases (cardiovascular, neurological or endocrine)― through the development of innovative tools for non-invasive, accurate detection from biomarkers found in a simple blood… Read More

Big & Bold in Barcelona: Garage Beer Overfunding on Crowdcube Spain

In the green… Barcelona-based Garage Beer Co  swiftly surpassed its 400,000€ Crowdcube Spain campaign goal for 11.81% capital, having raised over 479,765€ with 39 days remaining until close.  The brewer is in the works to build a bigger plant and taped the crowd — not banks –to help will this next stage… Read More

Crowdcube Spain Brief: Garage Beer Co. Taps Crowd for Campaign Preregistration

After just 11 months of brewing Barcelona-based Garage Beer Co “maxed out” their brewery capacity. Jointly announced by Crowdcube Spain MD Pepe Borrell and Garage Beer’s website, the brewer is in the works to build a bigger plant and is looking to the crowd — not banks –to… Read More

Live Campaigns from Crowdcube Spain: De Bien, Eurakos, Abouit, BKIE & PymeLegal

Earlier this month Crowdcube Spain joined the Spanish Association of Fintech and Insurtech (Asociación Española de Fintech e Insurtech) and received the new quality certification from the Catalan Government.  The Association was created with the support of more than 50 companies, with the goal of creating a favorable… Read More

Daniel Oliver Shares Insider View: Capital Cell’s Successful Self-Fund

Capital Cell, the first European equity crowdfunding platform specializing in biotech and life sciences startups and companies, has successfully linked with entrepreneurs and investors on their most recent self-funding round. To date the Barcelona-based equity crowdfunding platform founded in 2015  by CEO Daniel Oliver, who also serves as the president of Asociación Española… Read More

Social Media week starts with Crowdfunding

  (Staff Translation) Tuesday, September 25th marks the start of the Social Media Week Barcelona (SMWB), the largest social network conference that is held for the first time in our country. With a program intending to embrace all aspects or digital communications and social networking,… Read More