We are very excited to announce a partnership with the The Escape School that is launching today. The Escape School is a new initiative from Escape the City. The school’s purpose is to educate and empower a broad demographic of early and mid-career corporate professionals to build their own businesses or to transition into entrepreneurial or social impact… Read More »
easyProperty, the online property company from easyGroup, held their official launch at the Natural History Museum on Wednesday 17th September. The venture, which has been founded by Sir Stelios (founder of easyJet) and Robert Ellice (a property entrepreneur with 20 years’ experience), has been described by the FT as “easily the biggest brand name yet to… Read More »
A new collaboration in the heart of the City of London aiming to revolutionise how careers, products and startups are built. Based 100 metres from the Bank of England, “1 Fred’s Place” is a new collaboration between three entrepreneurial organisations putting an empty office building to good use. Bathtub 2 Boardroom, Fab Lab London and The… Read More »
Chilango, purveyors of fine Mexican food, launched the first Crowdcube Mini-Bond and raised more than double their initial target of £1m. To celebrate their success we’ve put this little infographic together. Crowdcube Mini-Bonds help businesses accelerate growth on their terms. For more information, take a look here.
We opened and closed our own bid to raise £1.2 million today after taking just 16 minutes to hit its target. This was 12 times faster than the previous record for the fastest crowdfunded pitch and set a World record for the fastest equity crowdfunding raise. The crowdfund, hosted on our own website, followed the announcement last week… Read More »