Tagged: spain

Muy Bien! Real Estate Platform Propertista Overfunding by 115% on Crowdcube Spain

Propertista, a Spanish real estate agency online that connects buyers and sellers directly, is overfunding on Crowdcube Spain. ¡Sigue ganando tracción! Since launching 9 months ago, the platform reportedly saved its customers more than 300,000€ in agency commissions and touts a real estate portfolio worth more than 8M€. 60%… Read More

Capital Cell Celebrates Bionure’s Recordbreaking Spanish Biotech Crowdfunding Campaign, Plans UK Launch

Bionure, a Spanish biotech company developing a  first-in-class drug for the treatment of multiple sclerosis, is currently 115% overfunding on Capital Cell. With more than €1,100,246 raised, Bionure has broken the record for the highest amount raised on a Spanish life science equity crowdfunding platform. Valued at… Read More

ID Finance Joins Mintos Marketplace & Begins Placing Unsecured Loans Issued in Spain Under MoneyMan Brand

ID Finance, a data science and digital finance company, announced on Monday it has officially joined peer-to-peer lender Mintos and has already begun placing personal unsecured loans issued in Spain under its MoneyMan brand on the lending platform’s marketplace.  ID Finance shared it is joining Mintos just after… Read More

Online Lender Lendix Prepares for First Italian Loans Soon After Launch in Spain

Lendix has opened its platform to Italian investors. Following the launch in Spain, Lendix, a leading online lender targeting the SME sector, expects to issue its first loans in Q2 of 2017.   Yes, we are open ! Sì, siamo aperti ! Oui, nous sommes… Read More

Energized! Place to Plug Closes Nears 100K€ Crowdcube Spain Goal

With thirteen days remaining on its campaign, Place to Plug has raised over 80 percent of its goal from over 72 Crowdcube Spain investors.  To date the campaign has raised just over 81,140€ for 20.00% equity; 20,000€ is the largest investment to date. Place to Plug, headquartered… Read More

That’s My Bag, Baby! Spanish Luxury Brand OneSixOne Syncs with Crowdcube Spain

“The ONESIXONE brand was created with the aim of being a global niche brand of handbags, internationally positioned in the luxury sector through a single, exclusive, personalized and limited collection. We created only 161 units numbered and customized with just two collections a year, which… Read More

Kailani Successfully Crowdfunds on Crowdcube Spain

Spanish Natural Tea Maker Raises €161,261 on Crowdcube Spain Kailani Ice Tea has successfully raised €161,261 on Barcelona-based crowdfunding platform Crowdcube Spain.  According to Crowdcube, 106 individual investors purchased a 19.9% stake in the company to complete the funding round. Kailani is described as a refreshing,… Read More

SME Lender Lendix Launches First Spanish Project, Lenders Across Europe May Invest

Just as Funding Circle is pulling out of Spain, peer to peer lender Lendix is moving in and announcing its first Spanish project. Following approval by the Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores (CNMV), Lendix has posted an opportunity to lend to JIZ Operaciones SL,… Read More

2016 Citizenergy Project of the Year: ECrowd & Mar de Fulles in Spain

Spanish Off-grid Eco-Complex Mar de Fulles Voted Best Contributor to Sustainable Energy Future Community energy portal Citizenergy announced its 2016 Project of the Year Award to Spanish crowdfunding platform ECrowd! and the Mar de Fulles eco-complex during an event in Brussels. Citizenergy lauded the two company’s outstanding… 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

Finnovista’s Fermin Bueno Shares Updates on Spain’s Fintech Ecosystem and Upcoming Pitch Day in Madrid

“We are convinced that the moment has come for Spanish banks and insurance companies to recognize the great opportunity that the whole country and financial sector have thanks to the impulse and promotion of Fintech. It is also the time to begin to promote strategies… Read More

Funding Circle Stops Originating Loans in Spain

Following big news of a $100 million funding round, Funding Circle has announced it will stop issuing new loans in Spain. The announcement was posted on the Spanish version site of the SME peer to peer lender noting that it has not offered new loans… Read More

Energy Startup Smalle Technologies Raises €240,550 on Crowdcube Spain

Barcelona-based clean energy startup Smalle Technologies, a company that wants to market a wave-powered electricity generator for buoys, has closed a €240,550 investment round on Crowdcube Spain. This is the third funding round for the University of Barcelona spin-off. In total, 157 people invested with… Read More

Ciao Italia! Lendix Expands into Italy

Marketplace lending platform Lendix has landed in Italy. The Paris-based operation has announced the appointment of Sergio Zocchi as CEO.  Lendix said that Zocchi has over 20 years experience in high-tech and finance as he leads the local Lendix team based in Milan. Lendix said… Read More

Clínica Dialibre: Spain’s First Diabetes Youth Clinic Quickly Closes in on CapitalCell Crowdfunding Goal

Clínica Dialibre, the first clinic in Spain to specialize in diabetes for children, opened in March 2016 with the mission of setting a milestone in the treatment of diabetes and improving the young patients’ quality of life by personalizing the treatment for each patient. The Clinica… Read More

Renewable Energy Smalle Technologies Overfunding on Crowdcube Spain; Hours Remaining on Campaign

Smalle Technologies has developed the eForcis, an electricity generator especially designed for buoys that culls electricity from the ocean and sea waves. especially designed for buoys. eForcis aims to deliver constant and reliable energy supply leveraging simple electromagnetic principles, studied and tested under challenging marine conditions… Read More

Spanish Bioinformatics Firm Era7 Closes Capital Cell Campaign With Nearly €600,000 in Funds

Era7 Bioinformatics, a Spanish company that focuses on the revolution of the Microbiome and providing new solutions to address the problem of antibiotic resistance, announced this week it closed its Capital Cell campaign, which raised nearly €600,000 in funding. As previously reported, Era7 Bioinformatics was… Read More

Mobile P2P Payments App Twyp a No-Go in the Netherlands, Will Continue Operations in Spain

ING plans to discontinue its P2P mobile payments app Twyp in the Netherlands after it failed to gain traction with customers, according to a release. Twyp CEO Mohamed de Booij indicated the decision to close down the service in the Netherlands was made following feedback from Dutch… Read More

Spanish Crowdfunding Platform ECrowd! Raises €307,900 During Second Crowdcube Spain Initiative

Debt-based crowdfunding platform ECrowd! announced this week it has secured €307,900 from 135 investors during its second Crowdcube Spain campaign. The funding portal raised €154,000 from 48 individual investors during its first Crowdcube Spain initiative in September 2015.  Matthieu van Haperen, CEO and co-founder of ECrowd!, stated:… 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