Private Equity

Private Equity

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...

Crystal Maze hits crowdfunding target in 8 days

After widespread media excitement, The Crystal Maze reached its crowdfunding target yesterday, just one week after the campaign went live. The interactive experience is based on...

Africa becomes crowdfunding hotspot

Crowdfunding is becoming increasingly successful in both Europe and the US - but what about in developing countries? It seems that Africa may be the...

“World’s smallest drone” hits crowdfunding goal in just one day

A company manufacturing the 'world's smallest drone' has raised double its crowdfunding goal in just one day. The Micro Drone, created by Extreme Fliers raised...

Property crowdfunding: an alternative to equity?

For a crowdfunding investment with a potentially lower risk, property crowdfunding may be worth investigating. As interest in equity crowdfunding continues to rise, it...

Unbound: the future of publishing?

Unbound is a novel new crowdfunding site, allowing readers to fund books that they want to read. Marketing themselves as a 'crowdfunding publisher', the...

Sony embarks on record breaking crowdfunding project

Sony has raised a $2 million in one of the most popular rounds of crowdfunding ever. It broke the record for a video game...
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Quanta Group to raise £3m in Crowdstacker’s first investment

The new Peer-to-Peer lending platform, Crowdstacker, has opened its first crowdfunding project to investors. The City of London registered company is facilitating a £3m...