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Indiegogo to get Britain crowd funding

Indiegogo to get Britain crowdfunding Dylan Baker Monday June 23rd, 2014 Company hopes to raise £1m for British ideas and innovation Indiegogo, the world’s largest crowdfunding platform, has launched the inaugural Go Crowdfund Britain campaign. The initiative hopes to be the catalyst for £1m worth of investment into Britain’s best...

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This week in Alternative Finance

This week in Alternative Finance open in webbrowser There have been a number of exciting developments in the p2p space this week. First and foremost, a groundbreaking partnership between Funding Circle and Santander was unveiled. The arrangement will operate as a reciprocal referral system – and will...

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Funding Circle and Santander set up partnership

Funding Circle and Santander have launched a partnership to give small UK businesses better access to finance, writes Ryan Bembridge. 18 June, 2014 Santander will refer small business customers via its website and letters to Funding Circle when the online marketplace is better placed to help. Customers will...

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Irish Central Bank warns on crowdfunding

The Central Bank has warned consumers that crowdfunding is not regulated and is a high risk form of investment. Crowdfunding is a way in which money can be raised from a large number of individuals or organisations, to fund a business, project or personal loan, and...

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Crowdfunding scheme for UK art launched

17 June 2014 Last updated at 11:02 GMT A crowdfunding scheme to help UK museums and galleries raise money for new projects has been launched by the Art Fund charity. Art Happens is asking the public to donate money for projects costing between £10,000 and £25,000. The...

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