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Category Archives: Start-ups

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04.2014

Creating a successful pitch Part 1; How to put your pitch together

“First impressions are critical” Peter Hutton, investor A killer pitch is the cornerstone of a successful fundraise. If you’re an entrepreneur looking to raise finance for your company then you’ll be thinking about creating a pitch for your business. You need to create a pitch that adequately depicts and yet showcases your business – this is your shop window and …

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02.2014

The Investor Relations Portal – Part 2: Investors

The Investor Relations Portal - Part 2: Investors

Just as Entrepreneurs now have a suite of powerful new tools in the beta release of the Investor Relations Portal, Crowdcube investors can now manage their investments and interact with businesses they’ve invested in from a single point. – Quickly see the status of live pitches you’ve invested in and are following – See all transactions in one place – …

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02.2014

It’s Looking Green & Pleasant For 2014

It's Looking Green & Pleasant For 2014

Green & Pleasant, founded by brand creatives Fleur Emery and Jamie Anley is a craft lager company with a difference. With one foot planted in the brewing traditions of the Trent Valley and the other in the design world of Soho the founders see the business as an artistic project with the aim of supporting UK heritage craft tradition and …

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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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01.2014

Review of 2013

Review of 2013

Thanks to our investors and entrepreneurs, 2013 was a fantastic year for Crowdcube. So much so that we created a pictorial review : If you like it, please share with your friends and family on Twitter and Facebook.

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