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


Deals of the week, July 30 to August 6 – Growth Business roundup

Growth Business roundup of the Deals of the Week, July 30- August 6, listing every seed funding, venture capital and crowdfunding deal of note

Financial Management

3 ways to rescue a struggling crowdfunding campaign

John Auckland of TribeFirst shows us three ways to rescue your crowdfunding campaign if it's starting to flounder.

Alternative Finance for Business

Crowdfunding UK small business: everything you need to know

Crowdfunding expert Rob Murray Brown explains everything you need to know about raising money for small businesses through crowdfunding in the UK

Alternative Finance for Business

Matt Cooper of Crowdcube – Growth Business Q&A

Matt Cooper, COO of Crowdcube, explains how to raise equity crowdfunding through his platform for your growth business


How I’ve grown my business – Mike Turner, co-founder Bird & Blend

Bird & Blend has disrupted the staid tea-drinking market selling its offbeat teas both online and through seven shops nationwide. It has taken a similarly innovative approach to growing its business


How I’ve grown my business – Dan Ritsema, Cranes Drinks

Cranes Drinks began as a part-time venture for brothers Ben and Dan Ritsema. Here, Dan shares his advice for growing your business.


Crowdfunding 2.0: why security tokens will transform start-up finance in 2019

Experts predict this new source of startup funding could be worth £2.3 billion in 2019.


Vesta to Raise £750k through equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs

Property investment company Vesta is to raise the first tranche of a targeted £5m to expand its online marketplace

Alternative Finance for Business

Here’s nine firms that hit their crowdfunding target in November on Seedrs

Here, we look at the innovative businesses that met their target on equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs this month.

Alternative Finance for Business

Which crowdfunding platforms for businesses have the lowest fees?

See our guide for the top equity crowdfunding platforms in the UK to help you decide which one to use for your business.

Alternative Finance for Business

Top 10 crowdfunding platforms for businesses

Crowdfunding for business can show you that your idea can go big, so which platforms should you use for the best shot at investment?

Alternative Finance for Business

Funding round up – the latest investment opportunities for investors

Jaguar's venture capital fund InMotion Ventures is to invest in travel platform WeTrip and clothing retailer The Baukjen Group seek funds to expand in the US