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Crowdmatch Challenge Insight Report – Key Findings

Crowdfunding is seen as a credible funding option for community groups in areas of deprivation Community groups were positive about crowdfunding being another ‘tool’ in the ‘toolbox’ for raising funds. Both projects that launched and those that didn’t were positive … Continue reading

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Any investor who is any investor is social impact investing

Calling all angels Last Thursday saw the Social Impact Investment Summit at 11 Downing Street. One hundred angel investors were invited by Francis Maude, Minister for the Cabinet Office, to encourage more socially motivated investing. Maude said: “Like many start-up … Continue reading

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Buzzbnk & Trillion Fund launch first white-label peer-to-peer lending initiative

LONDON 05.12.14 Trillion Fund ltd. launches UK’s first white-label peer-to-peer lending initiative Move clears way for major brands to join crowdfunding revolution Trillion, the UK’s biggest social crowdfunding platform, is to white label its peer-to-peer lending platform, enabling a range … Continue reading

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The future is already here, it’s just not evenly distributed … why don’t we change that together?  Well it’s been quite a year for Buzzbnk. We’ve seen many projects successfully funded; from financing an urban mushroom farm in Bath (which … Continue reading

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