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The 20 biggest crowdfunding campaigns of 2017

LONDON – 2017 has been another solid year for crowdfunding. Seedrs, one of the UK’s biggest crowdfunding platforms, surpassed £300 million invested across the platform since its launch and the total invested through crowdfunding surpassed 2016’s total. That’s according to Off3r, a comparison site that lets retail investors compare investment […]
The 20 biggest crowdfunding campaigns of 2017
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The UK’s ‘alternative finance’ industry is now worth £4.6 billion

‘Alternative finance’ sector, made up of peer-to-peer lending and crowdfunding, has grown by 43% over the last year. Business lending is the biggest segment, with 72% of funds going to startups or SMEs. 35 platforms have disappeared over the last year as big players increasingly dominate. LONDON – The UK’s […]
The UK’s ‘alternative finance’ industry is now worth £4.6 billion