The first interest payments have been served up to investors who bought one of the world’s first crowdfunded mini bonds last year on Crowdcube. Mexican restaurant chain Chilango launched its Burrito Bond in August last year offering 8% gross interest per annum to the 709 people who invested £2 million. A total of £65,120 was… Read More »
gamesGRABR, the social network for gaming has successfully raised more than £450,000 in its second round of funding on Crowdcube, smashing its initial £250,000 target by over 80% and attracting 221 investors, including the London Co-investment Fund. A social platform where gamers play, share, discover and buy games, gamesGRABR is the first technology company to… Read More »
We’ve had a very busy and very successful Q1 (January to March inclusive) and thought you might like to see some of the data produced during this period. Our designers beavered away over the Easter period and this is what they produced, a new mini-infographic giving you the lowdown on our activity.
We pleased to announced that we’ve hired former Google product manager, Thor Mitchell as Head of Product – welcome to the team Thor! In the newly created role, Thor will build a team of Product Managers focused on serving the needs of entrepreneurs and investors, and ensuring Crowdcube continues to innovate and grow. Thor was at… Read More »
We have launched a dedicated scheme, the Sprint Programme, to help British start-ups raise finance. The programme, which is aimed at seed-stage businesses looking to raise between £20,000 and £150,000, will provide early stage start-ups with a quicker and more cost effective route of seeking investment from Crowdcube’s investor community of more than 150,000 people. According… Read More »