Wednesday, September 26, 2018

PledgeMe joins forces with Māori Women’s Development

New Zealand-based equity crowdfunding platform PledgeMe has joined forces with financial institution Māori Women’s Development Inc to launch a Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

EveryAction forms strategic partnership with Insight, to fund its next growth...

EveryAction, a software developer for non-profits and campaigns, has formed a partnership with private equity firm Insight Venture Partners. Read more: fintech.global

Crowdfunding platform GiveHope.com collects $500k seed

GiveHope.com, an online donation and crowdfunding platform, has collected $500,000 in a seed round. Read more: fintech.global

FundedByMe appoints Emma Leven as group CFO

FundedByMe, a multi-national investment crowdfunding platform, has appointed Emma Levén as the new group CFO. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Funding Societies tops S$ 200m in SME crowdfunded loans

Singapore based Funding Societies, a leading peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platform in Southeast Asia, has topped S$ 200 million mark in total crowdfunded, Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Funding Platforms have raised over $1.2bn since 2014

Deal activity in the Funding Platforms sector has been in decline, as the industry consolidates. Read more: fintech.global

Crowdfunding platform Wishberry said to raise $1.4m in Series A round

India-based crowdfunding platform Wishberry.in has reportedly collected $1.4m in its Series A round. Read more: fintech.global

Tokenised funds to reshape PE/VC fundraising

Initial coin offers and the emergence of tokenised funds  are set to reshape the dynamics of how private equity and venture capital fund managers raise capital. Read more: fintechranking.com

A vision for the future of crowdfunding

Crowdfunding today exists in many forms. Platforms such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo let entrepreneurs reward their community of supporters with rewards. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Pedge It holds $1.5m first close of funding round

Pledge It, a sports-based crowdfunding platform, has held the $1.5m first close for its latest funding round. Read more: fintech.global