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The whole landscape is changing. Article from http://www.financialreporter.co.uk/features/was-2014-a-watershed-year-for-alt3rnative-funding-in-the-uk.html Ian Morrison, director of underwriting and...
Crowdfunding has become a popular way for way for individuals to raise capital. Now, as it comes of age, a professional investment fund wants your money to reinvest in start-ups http://www...
This is a guest post by Amy Morse , author of The Bronze Box and Solomon's Secrets (writing as Amy C Fitzjohn). You can see her crowdfunding project for Solomon's Secrets . Is it a myth that there’s...
The Guardian just posted a great article about one of our most exciting crowdfunding projects for 20th Century Flicks , a video rental shop in Bristol. http://www.theguardian.com/cities/2014/oct/07/...
Today is the last day to support the Rework and Bristol Volunteer Cards projects! Re:work Bristol Re:work is a social enterprise and registered charity. We have been offering real life work...
THE landscape of business borrowing is shifting. Banks are no longer the only way to finance growth. Alternative lenders are moving in from the fringes to become credible and established routes for...
BRISTOL institution 20th Century Flicks has some very big plans for the future but is calling for help from thousands of its supporters across the city. The city's last video shop is in the process...
Support local film project today! £2,420 pledged of £10,000 goal Pledge now! 20th Century Flicks, a firm favourite for thousands of film fans across the city, is calling for support to help create...
Bristol Media have just written a nice article about us! Two Bristol entrepreneurs have launched a new crowd funding and lending platform for the creative sector, offering a way for people to fund...
Olly was on Bristol's Ujima Radio today to talk about crowdfunding. If you missed it you can listen again at http://www.ujimaradio.com/
Bristol Volunteers Card The Bristol Volunteers Card project will partner with local businesses to reward volunteers for all the hard work they do in our city. THE-SOCIETY To increase employability...
Nesta and Cambridge University are launching the largest study ever of crowdfunding in the UK. One of the areas we are particularly interested in is reward-based crowdfunding like Kickstarter,...

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