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World’s first successful crowdfunding exit

63 investors on Crowdcube to get multiple returns on their £100,000 investment


Sixteen-year-old becomes Crowdcube’s youngest ever fundraiser

Ben Towers is hoping to raise £100,000 for his social media dashboard Social Marley.


Extremis Technology passes £100,000 on Crowdcube campaign for Nepal emergency shelters

Company looking for £260,000 to grow company that is sending flat pack housing to Nepal and other disaster-struck areas.


Entrepreneurial platform Ideas Britain launches Crowdcube campaign

Mobile app connecting entrepreneurs with 'captains of industry' turns to crowdfunding platform for next round of funding.


Crowdcube reveals seed-funding programme for start-ups

Crowdfunding platform's latest product is aimed at pure start-ups.


JustPark raises £3.7m in record-breaking Crowdcube campaign

Car parking app more than triples target in highly-successful crowdfunding campaign.


Nobel prize winner raises £691,000 for stem cell research business

Sir Martin Evans won award for Medicine and Physiology in 2007.


Bitreserve breaks crowdfunding record with £6.3m investment

Next-gen financial services company secures highest figure seen on Crowdcube.


Renovagen uses crowdfunding to raise funds for solar system

Transportable solar power system Renovagen has generated £263,000 of equity investment through a pitch hosted on Crowdcube.


Crowdcube closes world record crowdfunding round in 16 minutes

Equity crowdfunding platform has topped up a £3.8 million venture capital round by using its own platform to raise £1.2 million.


Crowdcube fuses venture capital and crowdfunding for latest investment round

Having previously only used its own crowdfunding platform to raise growth capital, Crowdcube has secured institutional backer Balderton Capital as a new investor.


Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall uses crowdfunding for River Cottage fundraising

River Cottage has become the second restaurant business to utilise a bond-based crowdfunding system set up by Crowdcube.