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Jeff Lynn CEO and Co-Founder of Seedrs Crowdfunding Platform Interviewed (Video) - Crowdfund Insider

Jeff Lynn CEO and Co-Founder of Seedrs Crowdfunding Platform Interviewed (Video) - Crowdfund Insider | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
Jeff Lynn, co-founder and CEO of equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs was recently interviewed by Silicon Real in a wide ranging discussion regarding his co
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A brilliant and insightful interview. Essenetial viewing for anyone who is serious about crowdfunding.

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A brilliant and insightful interview. Essenetial viewing for anyone who is serious about crowdfunding.

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Seedrs Shares Available in Equity Crowdfunding Campaign on Friday | P2P-Banking.com

Seedrs Shares Available in Equity Crowdfunding Campaign on Friday | P2P-Banking.com | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
New Seedrs pitch on Friday, will allow investors to bid for Seedrs shares. Seedrs is one of the leading UK equity crowdfunding sites.
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Crowdfunding campaigns: What are the pros and cons?

Crowdfunding campaigns: What are the pros and cons? | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
Crowdfunding is being used as a financing source for aspiring businesses. Isobel Frodsham investigates how it works Recently, a bunch of kind-hearted, if slightly ambitious, people set up a campaign...
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Crowdfunding Finally Goes Mobile in the US as OFF3R (Formerly Known... -- LONDON, August 14, 2015 /PR Newswire UK/ --

LONDON, August 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --'Addictive' investor app hits 250,000 interactions in first eight weeks and...
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Wikileaks crowdfunding €100,000 reward for TTIP secrets (Wired UK)

Wikileaks crowdfunding €100,000 reward for TTIP secrets (Wired UK) | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
Wikileaks is crowdfunding a €100,000 reward for anyone that can secure information on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)
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Why crowdfunding is bringing diversity back to business

Why crowdfunding is bringing diversity back to business | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
Venture investors on competitive deals are used to missing out to other funds.
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Crowdcube and Seedrs dominate UK crowdfunding scene

Crowdcube and Seedrs dominate UK crowdfunding scene | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
The two crowdfunders both landed high profile backers last week
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Crowdfunding Losing its Crowd? Money&Co CEO Nicola Horlick Promises, “We Will Keep the Crowd.” |

Crowdfunding Losing its Crowd? Money&Co CEO Nicola Horlick Promises, “We Will Keep the Crowd.” | | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
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Crowdfunding website aims to democratise legal disputes - BBC News

Crowdfunding website aims to democratise legal disputes - BBC News | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
A new website allowing people to crowdfund legal challenges could be a “game changer” according to a leading environmental planning lawyer.
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This is a fantastic initiative!

 

With the abolition of much of the financial support for those with insufficient funds to pursue legitimate cases, this crowdfunding alternative has to be seen as a lifesaver for a plethora of worthy causes...?

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Australia's draft crowdfunding framework is out but it's not perfect

Australia's draft crowdfunding framework is out but it's not perfect | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
Legislation is coming.
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Announcing the All-New Beginner's Guide to Link Building

Announcing the All-New Beginner's Guide to Link Building | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
We're excited to announce the third beginner's guide from Moz: The Beginner's Guide to Link Building!
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You gotta love Moz... They give such great resource!

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A Look at Equity Crowdfunding Regulations in Brazil

A Look at Equity Crowdfunding Regulations in Brazil | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
It should come as no surprise that Brazil, one of the largest economies in the world, has a rapidly growing crowdfunding ecosystem. Brazilians are entrepreneurial and social media savvy. At the same time, the entrepreneurs see numerous obstacles to fundin
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Andy Murray uses crowdfunding firm to invest in UK startups

Andy Murray uses crowdfunding firm to invest in UK startups | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
World No 2 invests in three small firms that he says share his ‘dedication, hunger and standards’ via crowdfunding firm in which he is shareholder
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Time to consider crowdfunding? | Lexology

Time to consider crowdfunding? | Lexology | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
If traditional methods of fundraising are not looking promising, then it may be worth considering a crowdfunding alternative. From the point of view…
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OFF3R – Tinder for Equity Crowdfunding Connects to US Deals | Finance Magnates

OFF3R – Tinder for Equity Crowdfunding Connects to US Deals | Finance Magnates | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
The crowdfunding app formerly known has Tendr has rebranded to become OFF3R and will begin aggregated US based equity crowdfunding deals.
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Real Estate Equity Crowdfunding Pioneer Crowdahouse(R) Relaunches With Peer to Peer Lending

LONDON, Aug. 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via PRWEB - Crowdahouse (
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Talking About a Revolution - Crowd Will Take Power

Talking About a Revolution - Crowd Will Take Power | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
With equity crowdfunding, there is a risk that you could lose all of your money, although you can offset that loss against tax if the company has SEIS of EIS approval. Quite a high number of equity raises fail - as the UK reguklator, the Financial Conduct Authority, has noted.
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King’s Cross barge bookshop to stay afloat after reaching crowdfunding target

King’s Cross barge bookshop to stay afloat after reaching crowdfunding target | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
The owners of a floating bookshop that has become a much-loved feature of London’s waterways have smashed their fundraising target of £4,000 – allowing them to take up permanent residence in King’s Cross.
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Scepticism greets first time buyer crowd funding website

Scepticism greets first time buyer crowd funding website | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
A crowdfunding website has been set up with the aim of raising money to assist first time buyers purchase their homes.

It has been created by Dorset-based...
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CrowdJustice - Crowdfund public interest litigation

CrowdJustice - Crowdfund public interest litigation | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
CrowdJustice enables communities to fund legal action to protect their environment, health and human rights
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Crowdcube's first equity crowdfunding offer closes

Crowdcube's first equity crowdfunding offer closes | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
The platform, run by Armillary Private Capital, sees its first success.
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Jeremy Corbyn raises £100,000 in crowdfunding campaign

Jeremy Corbyn raises £100,000 in crowdfunding campaign | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
Cash pours in to left-winger's Labour leadership campaign, with target to raise £50,000 in 50 days exceeded in less than two weeks
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This is encouraging indeed!

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VIDEO: Arts centre teams up with church groups to launch £15,000 crowdfunding campaign for community cafe

VIDEO: Arts centre teams up with church groups to launch £15,000 crowdfunding campaign for community cafe | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
The Lantern Centre Partnership is hoping to open the new cafe in the Raynes Park Methodist Church in October.
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Overseas councils crowdfund for social good - Government News

Overseas councils crowdfund for social good - Government News | Crowdfunding UK | Scoop.it
A Bristol artist successfully raised $11,000 this year to create a giant water slide for a day in the centre of the city, which is in England’s south-west. Other funded ideas on Spacehive have included community festivals, playground renovations and community gardens, all traditionally competitors for council community grants.

"A Bristol artist successfully raised $11,000 this year to create a giant water slide for a day in the centre of the city, which is in England’s south-west. Other funded ideas on Spacehive have included community festivals, playground renovations and community gardens, all traditionally competitors for council community grants.

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"A Bristol artist successfully raised $11,000 this year to create a giant water slide for a day in the centre of the city, which is in England’s south-west. Other funded ideas on Spacehive have included community festivals, playground renovations and community gardens, all traditionally competitors for council community grants."

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