This week we reached another major milestone in Crowdcube’s history – we now have 100,000 investors. Congratulations to Vincent Carrie from London, our 100,000th investor, who will receive a hamper filled to the brim with #FundedClub goodies. In celebration, we’ve put together a new infographic showcasing some of Crowdcube’s key stats.
Written by Tej Panesar, Senior Financial Analyst During the process of early stage fundraising, Entrepreneurs face a dizzying array of financial concepts and methodologies, often putting them at a disadvantage in negotiations. The following hypothetical conversation between an Entrepreneur, Angel investor and Venture Capital Partner is intended to offer an illustrative example of the problems… Read More »
Been there, done that, got the…funding! by Pippa Murray, Founder of Pip & Nut It’s been just over three weeks since my business, Pip & Nut raised £120k from 80 investors in just nine days. Having finally come down from Cloud 9 I’ve also had some time to reflect back on the process. Now I’m… Read More »
The Eden Project Bond surpassed its initial funding target of £1m from 175 investors within just five hours and went on to reach its upper target of £1.5m in less than 24 hours. 355 people invested in multiples of £500 and in return will receive six per cent per annum over the four-year term of… Read More »
The launch of our Scottish office was celebrated on Thursday October 9th. Headed up by Craig McKenna, the office will promote the opportunity for access to finance that Crowdcube provides to Scottish businesses. According to the Federation of Small Businesses , the number of new businesses in Scotland registered with Companies House rose to more… Read More »