Friday, October 20, 2017

Crowdfunding platform Patreon nabs $60m Series C

Crowdfunding platform Patreon has nabbed a $60m Series C financing round to help scale its team and platform. Read more: fintech.global

SyndicateRoom sees opportunity in larger funding rounds

SyndicateRoom is one of the "big three" investment crowdfunding platforms in the United Kingdom. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

PledgeMe plans Australia move as crowdfunding rules improve

PledgeMe, has announced an expansion into Australia just as equity crowdfunding regulations are scheduled to change. Read more:: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Crowdfunding platform LexShares launches maiden fund

Litigation investment platform for investors and individuals LexShares has launched its debut marketplace fund. Read more: fintech.global

Crowdfunding platform Kaistart bags $29m for Series C

China-based hospitality crowdfunding platform Kaistart has reportedly bagged a $29m in Series C led by Yunfeng Capital. Read more: fintech.global

StartEngine will enter initial coin offering space

StartEngine hops aboard the ICO freight train. StartEngine is one of the more active investment crowdfunding platforms in the United States. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Nesta promote crowdfunding alliance with China

Nesta, the UK based foundation that focuses on innovation, believes the UK should work towards creating a cross border equity crowdfunding alliance with China. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

OurCrowd secures up to $3.6m for latest capital injection

Crowdfunding platform OurCrowd has secured up to $3.6m of funding in its latest fundraise, FinTech Global can reveal. Read more: fintech.global

IFundWomen set to expand into Maryland

iFundWomen, a crowdfunding platform for women with a pay-it-forward model, is set to expand its services to Maryland. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Crowdfunding is now regulated in Brazil

The Commissão de Valores Mobiláros (CVM) in Brazil has published their regulatory regime to legalize investment crowdfunding. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com