Entrepreneur

easyProperty raise over £1.4m with Crowdcube.

easyProperty, the latest venture from easyGroup, turned to crowdfunding to help raise funds and change the face of the traditional estate agency market. Founded by Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, the founder of easyJet and the property entrepreneur and industry veteran Robert Ellice, the company closed its pitch on equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube at midnight after raising… Read More »

The evolution of early stage investing in the UK

We’re really pleased to host this guest blog from Nic Brisbourne, Managing Partner at Forward Partner. Two developments have changed the face of startup investing in the UK in recent years. The first development is increased capital efficiency. Entrepreneurs can now achieve an awful lot with very little money. We see this all the time… Read More »

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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 »

1 fred's place

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 »