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:

SyndicateRoom sees opportunity in larger funding rounds

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

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::

Crowdfunding platform LexShares launches maiden fund

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

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:

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:

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:

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:

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:

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: