Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding

Mobile payments app Cake nears overfunding on Crowdcube

Cake is a free mobile payment app that taps into restaurants and bars electronic Point of Sale (ePOS) system allowing customers to pay without...

De Correspondent shows value of crowdfunding

Early crowdfunding success story, De Correspondent, shows the incredible power that crowdfunding has to turn dreams into long-term reality - based purely on trust. In 2013,...

Sony launches crowdfunding site

Sony is no stranger to crowdfunding - it has used the platform to launch several of its own campaigns, including the popular Shenmue 3...
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Interested in the Greek deal? Why not help fund it!

In the light of the continuing will-they-won't-they drama surrounding Greece, it appears one man has taken matters into his own hands - by setting up...

Crowdfunding added to the Oxford English Dictionary

Crowdfunding has officially entered the English language, after being added to the Oxford English Dictionary in its quarterly update. The dictionary makes regular editions to...

Collar Club crowdfunding finance for exclusive shirt company

For those that find popping to the dry cleaners too much of a hassle - let alone actually ironing - look no further than...

Confusion over Sony’s involvement in Kickstarter project

Since the launch of the crowdfunding campaign, there has been significant confusion over Sony's role in the development of much anticipated video game Shenmue 3. At...

Crowd2Fund launches UK’s first “revenue loan”

Online crowdfunding platform Crowd2Fund have recently launched the "Revenue Loan", a completely unique type of lending tailored for early stage or seasonal businesses. Revenue-based funding is...

Should you invest in mini bonds?

Many crowdfunding platforms have begun to offer mini bonds, an alternative way for businesses to secure debt-based finance. Whilst they advertise an attractive interest rate,...

Crowdstacker survey finds investors think with their hearts, not heads

When thinking about investing in a company, there are certain factors that should be taken into consideration. Clearly, the company's past performance is a good...