Innovative Finance ISA will include transferable debt based securities from the Autumn this year

Innovative Finance ISA will include transferable debt based securities from the Autumn this year

“ We are delighted that the Chancellor has confirmed today that the Innovative Finance ISA will include transferable debt based securities (commonly referred to as Bonds) from the Autumn this year. Crowdfunding has already channels led £1.5bn this year into small businesses in the UK that need finance to grow and diversify. Companies raising larger sums of money and going to the trouble of issuing a bond supported by a full offer document,...

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Cleantech Crowdfunding Accelerator Open for Applications

Cleantech Crowdfunding Accelerator Open for Applications

Following on from the success of the first two cohorts earlier this year, the UK Crowdfunding Association is running a third accelerator with Hub Westminster, this time focusing on Clean Tech Entrepreneurs. This free programme is a completely unique opportunity to get coaching from the best and the brightest in the industry, including CEOs of leading platforms such as Crowdbnk, Venture Founders and Envestors, as well as our Chair Julia Groves,...

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Crowdfunder confirmed as UK's # 1 as it launches £1million fund raise

Crowdfunder confirmed as UK's # 1 as it launches £1million fund raise

Intelligence from the world’s leading crowd finance data source, Crowdsurfer, confirmed this week that Crowdfunder is the largest crowdfunding platform in the UK, having closed more projects than any other UK platform in the last ten months. According to Crowdsurfer’s data, the rewards-based platform has completed 2,400 successful projects to date in 2015, more than double the next 21 UK rewards platforms combined. (Period:...

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