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Seedrs: 13 Funding Rounds in January plus Private Deals, Secondary Transactions Top £8.6 Million for the Month

Seedrs, a securities crowdfunding platform operating in the UK and continental Europe, has shared some numbers for platform performance during the month of January. Seedrs reports that it listed 13 primary securities offerings during the month. When you combine private deal room activity and secondary… Read More

Seedrs Distributes Key Statistics for Investment Crowdfunding in 2023

Seedrs, a top UK – EU investment crowdfunding platform owned by Republic, has distributed the “Seedrs Sector Report 2024.” In the report,  Seedrs highlights platform activity. Newly appointed Managing Director John Lake opens the report stating: “… 2023 also saw us launch our long-awaited European… Read More

UK’s Vault Hill, an AI enhanced Metaverse for Engagement and Revenue Channels, Acquires Funding via Seedrs

Vault Hill, which is described as an AI-powered metaverse designed to enrich engagement & create new revenue channels, has acquired over £215,000 from 45 investors (at the time of writing) through its crowdfunding campaign, carried out via Seedrs. There are currently two days left in… Read More

Seedrs Promotes Several Executives, Jeff Kelisky to Exit CEO Position

Following the news that they are cutting employee headcount in Europe, Seedrs has promoted several executives while revealing the departure of its CEO. According to a blog post authored by Seedrs founder and Executive Chairman Jeff Lynn – John Lake and Joel Ippoliti have leveled up within… Read More

Seedrs Restructuring, Slashing 15% of Employees in Europe – Report

  Seedrs, part of the US-based Republic, is reportedly restructuring and slashing 15% of its employees operating in Europe. Seedrs was acquired by Republic in 2021 in a deal valued at $100 million. The deal closed the following year. The combined operation is one of… Read More

Seedrs to Provide Smaller Investors Access to Venture Capital Trusts (VCTs)

In the ongoing push to offer smaller investors greater access to assets typically reserved for the wealthy, Seedrs has announced it will be offering Venture Capital Trusts (VCTs). VCTs are closed-end fund-like vehicles that invest in private firms. VCTs trade on the London Stock Exchange…. Read More

Seedrs Books 5th Exit in 2023

Seedrs, part of Republic, has booked its 5th exit for investors in 2023. According to an X, UK-based Sennen has been acquired by renewable energy firm Kraken. (not the crypto exchange). Sennen provides software that caters to managing renewables and power storage. Sennen was part… Read More

Republic + Seedrs: $2.6 Billion Raised to Date

Republic has posted its 2023 “Annual Report,” and according to the company, it has raised $2.6 billion since inception. This is inclusive of Seedrs, a UK-based investment crowdfunding provider that Republic acquired in 2021. While this is confusing when compared to the £2.7 billion promoted… Read More

Republic, Seedrs Promote the Opportunities of Becoming an International Investor

UK-based Seedrs, now a part of Republic, is poised to expand its services across the European Union. Previously, Seedrs has listed issuers based in the EU, but needed to dance around jurisdictional rules in each member state. Now, with the advent of ECSPR – or… Read More

Seedrs Publishes Report on Platform Performance, Claims 18.36% IRR Topping VCs

In the long run, investment crowdfunding will be judged by the returns delivered to investors. As CI has consistently stated, online capital formation must work for all three constituent stakeholders in the process: Issuers (firms) must be able to raise the money they need; Platforms… Read More

INTELLITHING, which Develops Customized Apps of Generative AI with No Code, Raises £265K+ via Seedrs

INTELLITHING, which aims to develop customized applications of Generative AI With no code, has raised 132% (£265,325) of its £200,000 target from 116 investors (at the time of writing) via its crowdfunding campaign, carried out via Seedrs with 12 days left in the offering. Located… Read More

UK Payments Fintech PonchoPay Secures £393K+ in Funding via Seedrs

PonchoPay says it is on a mission to streamline payments in the childcare ecosystem. PonchoPay has raised 98% (£393,383) of its £400,012 target from 86 investors with 26 days left in the firm’s crowdfunding campaign, carried out via Seedrs. Based in London, United Kingdom, Ponchopay… Read More

Credit Card Company Elfin Card Aims to Lower Costs for Consumers, Raises Money on Seedrs

Credit cards are a convenient type of lending provided by banks. Users have access to credit on demand – but there is a cost. Typically, rates are very high; some cards come with annual fees and other charges. Elfin Card is a UK-based company that… Read More

Seedrs Shares Insight into Decision to Base EU Operations in Ireland, Discusses Focus on Nordic Region

Recently, Seedrs announced that as it expands services further into Europe, it has established a European HQ in Dublin, Ireland. Seedrs, when combined with parent company Republic, is the largest investment crowdfunding marketplace in the world. Seedrs states on its website that it has enabled… Read More

Good Exit. Seedrs Report a 60X Return for Early Investors in Crowdfunded Firm

Seedrs, part of Republic, has distributed an update that shares information on the recently announced exit opportunity for a company that raised money on the investment crowdfunding platform. Over time, Seedrs will be judged not just on its ability to enable online capital formation for… Read More

London’s Spendology, a Fintech Licensing a Digital-First SaaS-based Travel Money Platform, Raises £351,210 via Seedrs

Spendology,  a Fintech licensing a digital-first SaaS-based travel money platform to retailers worldwide, has raised 117% (£351,210) of its £300,000 target (at the time of writing) through its crowdfunding campaign, carried out via Seedrs, with contributions from 199 investors. Located in London, Spendology operates in the… Read More

Seedrs Gains ECSPR Approval, Authorized in Ireland to Provide Investment Crowdfunding Across the EU

It was more a question of when. Today, Seedrs has issued a statement today that it has been approved under ECSPR – European Crowdfunding Services Provider regulation – to facilitate online capital formation across the EU. Owned by US-based Fintech Republic, Seedrs is already one… Read More

Future Fund: UK Firms that Married Crowdfunding with Government Funds Have Performed Better – Report

The UK government launched various programs to support businesses during the difficult days of the COVID crisis. While there is plenty of rear-view commentary today, at that time, things looked pretty dire for the UK economy, and supporting businesses that were hammered during the lockdowns… Read More

Oru Space, a Firm Focused on Supporting Coworking and Wellbeing, Secures £454K+ via Seedrs

Oru Space, a firm which focuses on supporting coworking, wellbeing, food and events, while nurturing an ecosystem of inclusive, vibrant community, across multi-faceted, accessible and dynamic spaces, has raised £454,849 of its £450,000 target from 161 investors (at the time of writing) through its crowdfunding… Read More

Seedrs Offers Investors Access to Green Fund by G Force

Seedrs, part of Republic, is offering investors access to a fund managed by G-Force. The green fund aims to provide investors the opportunity to support firms that are seeking to address the climate. G-Force is managed by partners Marian Gazdik, the former MD of Europe,… Read More

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