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01.2014

Launched: The New Crowdcube Venture Fund

Launched: The New Crowdcube Venture Fund

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve launched the first managed investment fund for people who want to buy shares in start-up or early-stage British businesses. The Fund will enable them to build a portfolio of equity investments selected by a professional fund manager from those businesses listed on Crowdcube. The Crowdcube Venture Fund will be managed by Strathtay Ventures, a …

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18

11.2013

Unique business story competition

When it comes to starting a business, everybody has their own story to tell; people have reasons for branching out and many of these tales serve as inspirational anecdotes for those looking to do the same thing. Tell us your unique business story and win thousands of pounds worth of prizes! THE COMPETITION In partnership with Crowdcube, innovative online publishing …

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15

11.2013

HALO Angels Join The Crowd

HALO Angels Join The Crowd

Halo, the NI business angel network, and Crowdcube, the UK crowdfunding platform today announced a new partnership to provide further funding routes for NI companies. Halo, which is part funded by Invest NI and run by the NI Science Park, has over 100 business angels who have invested over £6m in NI companies. Crowdcube operates an equity crowd funding site …

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04

10.2013

Crowdcube wins Conservative Party search for Britain’s top entrepreneurs

Crowdcube wins Conservative Party search for Britain’s top entrepreneurs

Crowdcube has won a national competition at the Conservative Party Conference to find Britain’s top start-ups. During the conference this week, Crowdcube was voted by the delegates as the winner of the 2013 Start-up Initiative and was rewarded with a Fujitsu M532 tablet. Crowdcube is one of a dozen British start-up businesses that showcased their businesses at the Start-up Hub …

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30

09.2013

Kevin McCloud’s Hab Housing Tops Equity Crowdfunding World Record with £1.9m Investment on Crowdcube

Kevin McCloud’s Hab Housing Tops Equity Crowdfunding World Record with £1.9m Investment on Crowdcube

Investment will finance growth of Hab Housing as it moves to lead UK market for custom build homes. The sustainable housing developer Hab Housing, founded in 2007 by writer, designer and broadcaster Kevin McCloud, has successfully raised £1,943,540 on the equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube. This makes it the biggest amount ever raised using an equity crowdfunding platform. Having extended its …

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