Private Equity

Private Equity

Chinese P2P lending increases with volatile markets

The online peer to peer lending sector is growing in China as much as anywhere else, however enticements to get involved may spell bad news...

Crowdfunding: explained

Crowdfunding seems to be everywhere at the moment, but when you start looking into it, it's easy to be confused by the option. It's...

Risk Reward offers investment opportunity on FundingTree

Risk Reward, the global banking and financial services training, consultancy and recruitment specialist, is turning to crowdfunding to raise money to grow the business. Using...

Royal Academy launches first crowdfunding campaign

The Royal Academy of the Arts is set to launch its first crowdfunding campaign, in the hope that it will raise enough to bring eight...

East London pie shop Square Pie offers investment opportunity

Ever been so frustrated that you can't find a decent pie that you decided to start selling your own? That's what Martin Dewey did, the creator...

Metlife muscles in on crowdfunding trend

Metlife UK, the insurance and investment giant, has announced that it is working with non-profit crowdfunding platform Kiva. Their new initiative, which is open to employees across Europe, Middle...

Small breweries turn to crowdfunding

When Hertfordshire based Red Squirrel Brewery decided to look for further investment in its craft beer brewing company, there was one clear way to go;...

Ruroc eyes up expansion through crowdfunding campaign

Ruroc, creators of the world’s first fully integrated ski helmet, goggle and mask are seeking to crowdfund through online platform Crowd2Fund. They are seeking...

Apprentice star Lauren Riley crowdfunding for ‘The Link’ app

Apprentice star Lauren Riley is crowdfunding for The Link, her new app designed to revolutionise methods of communicating between professional firms and their clients. Initially, the app...

Hotcha launches mini bond on Crowdcube

Bristol-based Chinese takeaway restaurant Hotcha has become the latest company to advertise an investment opportunity on Crowdcube. Their mini bond offers a choice of financial...