Crowd equity platform Seedrs opens up its existing secondary market to any business

Seedrs — the UK’s first full-function private equity secondary market to launch back in 2017 — is launching its secondary market offering to all private businesses. The idea is that this will al

COVID-hit UK startups cry out for help, as UK gov trails Europe in its response

The UK government is reportedly looking at a range of options to support the startup industry, possibly involving a co-investment model involving state-owned funds (via the British Business Bank) and

Ding’s ‘smart enough’ doorbell raises $345k+ on Seedrs

Ding, a London-based hardware startup, has raised more than £263,000 (~$345k) via the Seedrs equity crowdfunding platform as it works to get its first product -- a wi-fi connected doorbell -- to mark

Equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs to launch secondary market

<a target="_blank" href="">Seedrs</a>, the U.K.-based equity crowdfunding platform that lets anybody invest in startups, is announcing plans to launch a secondary market later t

Moley takes to Seedrs to crowdfund future kitchens with robotic chef arms

The notion of a kitchen with a built in robot chef capable of whipping up a lobster bisque at the push of a button sounds like something out of Futurama. But it technically exists -- at least as a dem

Invesdor raises another $1.4m to expand equity crowdfunding in Europe

Equity crowdfunding continues to be a hot topic around the world, with a number of players new and old re-doubling their efforts to capture the wallets of investors everywhere. The most recent example

Tech Giants Sign Letter Against EU Laws To Hand Huge New Powers To ISPs

New European legislation which threatens net neutrality is set to go before the EU Parliament Tuesday. The EU is planning new rules it claims will ‘protect’ Net neutrality, but a leading legal exp

Equity Crowdfunding Platform Seedrs Raises $15.6M To Launch In US

Equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs has raised a $15.6 million (£10 million) Series A round led by Woodford Patient Capital Trust plc (WPCT) and Augmentum Capital, the money from which will be used t

Equity Crowdfunding Service Seedrs Acquires Junction Investments, Plots US Expansion

Seedrs, a company based in London that deals with equity crowdfunding, has an eye on the U.S. market. Today, it announced that it has acquired Junction Investments, which is based in California, and o

Building A Fintech Startup In Europe

Today on stage at TechCrunch Disrupt Europe, Taavet Hinrikus from TransferWise, Damian Kimmelman from DueDil, and Jeff Lynn from Seedrs took the stage to talk about the state of fintech startups in Lo

Big App Fund, With Marketing Help From Facebook, Wants To Back Europe’s Best Young App Entrepreneurs

Facebook is throwing its marketing and PR weight behind a new competition to find and invest in the best young mobile app entrepreneurs in Europe. '<a target="_blank" href="https://worthcapitallondon.

Crowdfunding Platform Seedrs Begins Offering ‘Convertible’ Equity Option

Proof there's still room for innovation in the equity crowdfunding space yet, if <a target="_blank" href="">Seedrs</a>' claims of a first hold true. The "pan-European" equity cro

Equity Crowdfunding Platform FundedByMe To Raise ~€315K, Adds Crowd-Lending Option

Eating Its Own Caviar, UK Equity Crowdfunding Platform Seedrs To Crowd-Raise £500K As It Expands To Europe

If You Can’t Beat ‘Em, Join ‘Em — U.K.’s Angels Den Jumps On Crowdfunding Bandwagon

Well, what do we have here? Angels Den, Bill Morrow's old skool angel network, has jumped on the crowdfunding bandwagon. But, then again, the Angels Den business has always been about matching star

Seedrs Lets Armchair Investors Take A Punt On WebStart Bristol’s First Incubator Cohort

If the premise of equity-based crowdfunding is to enable a greater range of individuals to take a punt on a startup, while oiling the wheels of investment overall, then a natural evolution of the mode

Investors Are Wont To Follow — Data From Seedrs Shows Equity-Based Crowdfunding Is No Different

In a <a target="_blank" href="">blog post</a> published today, <a target="_blank" href="">Seedrs</a>, the UK sit

Just One Month In, Crowdfunding Platform Seedrs Sees Three Startups Funded; More Juicy Numbers Shared

If you weren't convinced that there was pent up demand for a crowdfunding platform in the UK where <a href="

Seedrs Goes Live To Help Crowdfund The Gap In Idea-Stage Investing

Seed funding is difficult to raise in Europe. Often, very difficult. Though some might say that it should be when a company is only at the idea stage. But that’s a view in stark contrast with Silico