Investing

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 »

Eden Project launch mini-bond on Crowdcube to fund learning village

The Eden Project is aiming to raise £1m through a mini-bond to create a ground-breaking new learning village at its home in Cornwall. Eden, acclaimed world-wide for its famous plant Biomes, is teaming up with Crowdcube to give investors the opportunity to grow one of the UK’s best education centres. Since fully opening in 2001,… 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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Equity Crowdfunding: 7 points investors should consider

Investing on Crowdfunding sites is growing more and more popular. The market leader, Crowdcube, saw as much investment in the first half of 2014 as in the preceding 12 months. If you’re thinking of investing on crowdfunding sites, here are some pointers to consider. 1. With risk there’s reward: Investing in early stage businesses has… Read More »