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Featured articles:

     
  Start-ups target small investors
  Crowdfunding boost for new businesses
  Fantoo raises £450,000 through Crowdcube to fund email management system
  The Cream of Devon
  Student entrepreneur gets on his electric bike to woo commuters
  Equity-based crowdfunding is the brand new firestarter
  Couple raise more than £110,000 on Crowdcube for anti-piracy device
  Kevin McCloud, the man with the plans has designs on crowd funds
  Yes, there's a crowd behind me
  UK start-up investment website plans global expansion
  Investors think small to reap handsome returns
  Crowd power can carry us to recovery
  Investors Help Fill The Funding Gap
  Crowdfunding Takes Hold in the UK
  Raising a glass to the future
  Fill the lending gap left as big banks hoard cash
  Crowd calls for kale crisps
  'Armchair dragons’ give former bartender start-up spirit

  Backing of crowd funding lets Gem Misa take on big brands like Kraft
  How to be your own dragon for just a tenner
  FSA gives green light to 'crowdfunding'

 

2012 

  Starting Up: Crowdcube

  Is Crowdcube changing the way we invest in start-ups?
  Crowdfunding: the new way to invest in start-up companies
  'I can help you succeed': How to get your idea off the ground through crowdfunding
  Have you looked at alternative funding for your small business?

  Maggie & Rose turns to members to finance growth
  Crowdfunding start-ups show how to sidestep bank loans
London Evening Standard   'Forget banks, I raised £75,000 for my business dream via the internet'

  Raising capital online: Wanted: small sums of money to finance young companies.
  Startup shuns VC investment, crowd-funds £500,000 in a week
  Taking the alternative approach to raising money

  Think Tank: The 'Wonga model' can open the door to new business lending
London Evening Standard   Growth Capital: That’s the spirit! Sculptor Alex carves out a hip drinks niche
  Money Insider: Peer-to-peer lending shows some longevity
  Capital crowdfunders help you beat smart elite
  Peer-to-peer lenders gain traction
  Online Dragons Help Fund UK SMEs
  Exeter 'among best for new firms' says Experian report
  What threat to banks from internet lenders?
  Online lending 'could replace' banks

     On the side of Angels - new ways of lending to small businesses

  Tax relief boost for 'armchair' investors in small firms

  Chancellor looks at 'crowd funding' for entrepreneurs
London Evening Standard   All together now! Small investors flock to the idea of crowdfunding

 

2011 

  Small businesses must look beyond the banks for funding options
CNN   CNN interview with Crowdcube and Kammerling's
  Featured on BBC's "Show Me The Money"
startups.co.uk   ‘Armchair dragons’ to provide funding for start-ups
  Crowdcube brings angel investing to the masses
  How To Be An Armchair Dragon
  Crowdfunding equity – the new age of co-created finance
  60-second start-up: Crowdcube