Author:The Scotsman

Holoxica is first to use Scots funding site

Source: The Scotsman Holoxica, the University of Edinburgh spin-out company that is pioneering 3D display technology, has become the first business to meet its targets on a new Scottish crowdfunding site.   The tech firm, whose interactive three-dimensional displays have been likened to the technology seen in the...

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BrewDog bang drum for crowdfunding at Holyrood

IT’S the self-proclaimed “punk” brand that likes to fly in the face of convention, but beer maker BrewDog pitched up at Holyrood yesterday to bang the drum for crowdfunding. Appearing in front of the Scottish Parliament’s economy committee, BrewDog finance director Neil Simpson said the Ellon-based...

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Crowdfunders team up for trade body

Twelve “crowdfunding” firms have joined forces to create a self-regulatory trade body for the industry, which lets members of the public back start-up businesses. Members of the UK Crowdfunding Association (UKCFA) will have to comply with a code of practice to protect investors’ funds and keep...

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