Tagged: milestone

Invesdor Milestone: €30 Million Has Been Invested Through Equity Crowdfunding Platform

Finland-based equity crowdfunding platform Invesdor announced on Wednesday that €30 million has been invested through its funding portal. This news comes just a few months after Invesdor revealed €25 million was invested on its website. “We are very happy to announce that we just reached the… Read More

Kickstarter Milestone: 10,000 Art Projects Have Been Funded on the Crowdfunding Platform

Less than one week after announcing more than 12.7 million backers have raised $3 billion to go towards independent creators on its crowdfunding platform, Kickstarter shared that 10,000 art projects have been funded through its funding portal. While sharing details about the latest milestone, the Kickstarter… Read More

Kickstarter Hits New Milestone: Funds 25,000 Music Projects

Kickstarter’s first head of music, Molly Neuman, announced on Friday it hit a new crowdfunding milestone. The portal has helped 25,000 music projects successfully secured their funding targets. According to Neuman, 22,702 independent creators behind the projects have recorded albums, funded tours, founded labels, premiered… Read More

YieldStreet Hits $100 Million Loan Origination Milestone in Less Than Eight Quarters

YieldStreet, an online marketplace for a diverse array of asset-backed investments, announced on Wednesday it surpassed $100 million in loan originations in less than eight quarters from accredited investors and single family offices. The online lender also reported it had a strong 2016, growing its monthly investor… Read More

LendingHome’s Investor Platform Hits $100 Million Invested Since January 2016 Launch

Marketplace lender LendingHome announced on Wednesday its investor platform has successfully hit its $100 million invested milestone since its debut in January 2016. According to LendingHome, the investor platform gives accredited investors access to a marketplace with the same short-term, high-yield real estate assets that… Read More

Digital Investment Advisor Stash Reaches 500,000 Investor Milestone

Digital investment advisor Stash announced on Wednesday it has reached the 500,000 investor milestone. The company surpassed the achievement on Mach 12th.  Stash revealed in a blog post: “Congratulations, Stashers! You’re now part of a community that’s 500,000 and growing. You are taking an active… Read More

Propel(x) Announcement: $5.3 Million Raised For Deep Technology & Science Startups Through Platform in 2016

Online angel investment platform Propel(x) announced on Wednesday its platform hit a significant growth milestone in 2016 by helping to secure $5.3 million for deep technology and science startups. Sharing details about the milestone, Swati Chaturvedi, CEO and Co-Founder of Propel(x), stated: “2016 was a successful year in connecting… Read More

Monzo Milestones: £100 Million Spent By 100,000 Users

Crowdcube #FundedClub member Monzo announced it not only surpassed 100,000 users, but the users have also successfully spent £100 million. While sharing details about the 100,000th user, Monzo stated: “This year has been pretty exciting so far and today is no exception. We’re proud to announce… Read More

Invesdor’s Lasse Mäkelä Reports: Money Invested & Average Campaign Round Size on Crowdfunding Platform Doubled in 2016 (Infographic)

Invesdor’s CEO Lasse Mäkelä announced on Wednesday that it a great 2016 and revealed during the past twelve months, funds invested and the average campaign round size on its equity crowdfunding platform doubled from the previous year. The 2016 numbers reveal comes just a couple weeks after… Read More

Canadian Fintech Platform WealthBar Surpasses $100 Million in Online Investments

On Tuesday, Canadian fintech platform, WealthBar, announced it surpassed $100 million in online investments. This announcement comes just as WealthBar completes its second year in business. The platform stated that during its two-year run its clients saved approximately $1.3 million annually in fees when compared to… Read More

German Fintech Platform Raisin Milestone: Surpasses €2 Billion of Investments in Three Years

German fintech platform Raisin announced on Tuesday at the end of 2016, it not only celebrate the 3-year anniversary of its Germany launch but also reached a milestone of €2 billion in invested volume. Dr. Tamaz Georgadze, co-founder and CEO of Raisin, stated: “Raisin is… Read More

Bizfi Milestone: Surpasses $2 Billion In Financing For Over 35,000 Small Businesses

On Thursday, Bizfi announced it hit a new milestone by surpassing $2 billion in financing, through both growth and working capital, to more than 35,000 small businesses across America. Launched in 2015, Bizfi’s marketplace provides small business owners with access to multiple finance options from over… Read More

Crowdcube Unveils Crowdfunding Platform Highlights Over the Last Five Years

On Friday, UK-based Crowdcube unveiled its latest infographic that shared details about its equity crowdfunding platform’s key highlights over the past five years. Crowdcube describes itself as a leading equity crowdfunding platform for both entrepreneurs of start-ups and growing businesses to connect with potential investors…. Read More

FundedByMe Milestone: Doubles Total Funds Raised in 2016

Scandinavia-based crowdfunding platform FundedByMe announced on Thursday it raised almost €30 million for 461 successful campaigns in 2016. The funding portal revealed it has over 74,000 registered members from 179 countries with an average €5,500 per investment and investments from 45 countries CEO and co-founder, Daniel Daboczy,… Read More

Even Financial Milestone: Surpasses $1.5 Billion in Loan Requests & Increases Online Loan Originations by 205%

On Tuesday, fintech firm Even Financial announced it increased loan originations by 205% quarter over quarter since the beginning of 2016. The company reported that, with more than $1.5 billion in loan requests, its platform has grown to serve over one million customers with its… Read More

Crowdcube: First UK Crowdfunding Platform to Raise £200 Million

On Monday, Crowdcube announced it was the first UK crowdfunding platform to raise £200 million for more than 430 businesses. This news comes just after lingerie and nightwear brand, Bluebella, secured over £1 million through the funding portal from more than 600 investors. The equity crowdfunding platform stated:… Read More

Assetz Capital’s Record-Breaking Month: Lends £26 million in November 2016

Assetz Capital announced on Friday that November 2016 was officially the peer to peer lender’s most successful month ever. The website confirmed it lent £26 million to users, £100 million for 2016.  Commenting on the online lender’s November success, Stuart Law, CEO of Assetz Capital, stated:… Read More

LendingCrowd Milestone: P2P Lender Receives Full FCA Authorisation

UK-based alternative finance lender for SMEs, LendingCrowd, announced on Thursday it has received full authorisation from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and considers itself UK’s second peer-to-peer lending platform and first peer-to-peer lender for SMEs to move from interim to full authorization status, which went into… Read More

GoFundMe Milestone: Surpassed $3 Billion Raised on Crowdfunding Platform

Earlier this week, GoFundMe announced it has surpassed $3 million in funds raised from more than 25 million donors through its global crowdfunding platform. Speaking about the milestone, the GoFundMe team explained: “GoFundMe’s giving community has come together to support those who need help time… Read More

RealtyShares Announces New Milestone: Over $200M Secured Through Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform (Infographic)

On Monday, RealtyShares announced over $200 million has been secured through its real estate crowdfunding platform from its network of investors for residential and commercial real estate projects across the country. The funding portal revealed that it connects more than 25,000 accredited and institutional investors with… Read More