18 November 2014

Join the UK Business Angels Association at Britain means Business - November 19th - 20th at the Excel Centre

Register for your free ticket while stocks last!

Part of the biggest series of events during Global Entrepreneurship Week, Britain means Business is the living resource for any savvy business looking to grow in 2014.

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17 November 2014

 

“Scale-up” companies could contribute a million new jobs and an additional £1 trillion to UK Economic Growth by 2034

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10 November 2014

Barclays and Techstars have opened the application process for the second cohort of their prestigious Accelerator programme, which will give a further ten businesses the chance to shape the future of financial services.

 

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Crowdcube
17 November 2014

Equity crowdfunding platform, Crowdcube, has announced that a fourth high-profile brand has launched a mini-bond on its website in order to raise growth capital.

Check out who else has raised through the mini-bond feature on the equity crowdfunding site:

 

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Funding Tree
12 November 2014

An entrepreneur who was inspired to develop a foolproof swimming pool alarm for children after a neighbour’s toddler drowned is about to put his vision into production, thanks to the crowdfunding platform Funding Tree.

John Barstead was running an electrical engineering business in Johannesburg, South Africa, when the two-year-old boy died. In an area where many homes had private swimming pools, the death shocked the community and showed the mortal danger that deep water can pose to young children.

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Angels Den
7 November 2014

The UK Angel Network Angels Den is pooling their resources and teaming up with successful Chinese crowdfunding platform, Luyanba. The two companies have entered into an exclusive new partnership in order to widen their exposure in new international markets.

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