Articles, news and analysis on the latest trends in the UK crowdfunding space.


Bubble & Balm secures £75,000 in crowdfunding first

Crowdfunding website Crowdcube, an investment platform that offers the mass market equity in small businesses, has closed its first investment, helping bodycare business Bubble & Balm to raise £75,000.

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Accessing the crowd market

Described as a 'more democratic' way to finance a business, crowdfunding, also known as social funding, has become more accessible with a raft of new players entering the market.