Social Good

Venture Capital Funding

Future Planet Capital closes £3m crowdfunding within days

Impact investor Future Planet Capital, which has £300m invested to date, closes £3m crowdfund raise through Seedrs within one week


Why family offices could be a godsend for start-up funding

For years, family offices of wealthy dynasties have invested in bonds and shares. However, the next generation of family offices in looking to invest in fast-growth start-ups, says Ian Borman


Groop raises £3m from socially conscious investor Hartham Group

Platform offers volunteer clubs and associations secure, compliant messaging


How to get charities involved in your brand, and why you’re missing out if you don’t

Here, Ben Moreland, co-founder of fitness clothing brand Asuno explains the benefits of giving a percentage of your company profits to charity.


Good for business

Many owner-managers run their business for reasons other than money and glory. We profile five business people who have put good causes at the heart of their social ventures.