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Crowdcube Partner With The Escape School

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 »

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The Launch of “1 FRED’S PLACE”

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 »

10 tips for creating a killer crowdfunding pitch

More and more businesses are turning to alternative sources of finance – entrepreneurs raised more than £17.5 in the first six months of 2014 alone on Crowdcube, the leading investment crowdfunding site. If you’re looking to pitch for investment on a crowdfunding site, here are 10 key pointers. 1. Have a crystal clear proposition: Having… Read More »

Innovate Finance, a new industry body for the UK fintech industry, launches with over 50 founding members

Launched by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, the City of London Corporation and the Canary Wharf Group, Innovate Finance will be the voice of UK fintech LONDON, 6 AUGUST 2014 – Innovate Finance, an industry body established to promote the interests of the UK’s rapidly growing financial technology (fintech) sector, launches today in London. Held… Read More »