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Eden Project Bond raises £1.5m in less than 24 hours

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 »

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 »

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Balderton Capital invest £3.8m in Crowdcube

One of Europe’s largest venture investors, Balderton Capital, leads a £5m round with a £3.8 million stake in Crowdcube, the world’s first and leading investment crowdfunding platform. Crowdcube will complete its Series B round by offering a £1.2 million crowdfunding, which opens at midday on Tuesday 22 July. Darren Westlake, CEO and co-founder comments, “We’re… Read More »

Lend to established brands – mini-bonds are the new way to invest

Just as we changed the face of equity finance for start-up and early stage businesses, we’re about to revolutionise how more established companies can borrow growth capital – £1m plus – from the crowd and give investors another ground-breaking way to invest in British businesses. Why launch Crowdcube Mini-Bonds? Crowdcube Mini-Bonds allow investors to lend… Read More »