Category Archives: Crowdfunding

Fintech Case Study: Scottish Development International

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Scottish Development International help businesses around the world invest in or trade with Scotland. They showcase some of the amazing things Scottish businesses are doing and have recently featured ShareIn as a Fintech Case Study. The Edinburgh fintech with 2020 vision Take financial and tech brains, and throw in some passion. Next, turn the heat up […]


Success Story: Riversimple Passes £1M

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Wales-based Riversimple, a pioneering hydrogen fuel cell car company, have successfully raised £1,138,000 through their equity crowdfund exceeding their initial target of £1M!    In the Spring of last year, Riversimple secured a grant of €2M from the EU towards the costs of the Beta Test and were crowdfunding to raise matched funding. With the […]


ShareIn Approved As Innovative Finance ISA Manager

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We are kicking the new year off with our first Euro/Pound Platform and have recently been approved as an Innovative Finance ISA manager. We are thrilled to announce that received approval late in December from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) to operate as an Innovative Finance ISA manager. In November 2016 it became possible to hold bonds […]


FCA Feedback Statement, Loan Based Regulations & New Innovative Finance ISAs

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The FCA published the planned interim feedback statement following the call for input to the post-implementation review of the rules for crowdfunding. Today’s feedback statement hasn’t brought with it any big surprises. When crowdfunding regulations came in back in 2014 it had always been the plan to review them in 2016. The statement this morning […]


ShareIn Aims To Build Crowdfunding Bridges With China

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Our CEO and Co-Founder Jude Cook will be attending the Guiyang Summit as part of a UK delegation coordinated by the Foreign and Commonwealth office to foster stronger links between crowdfunding in the UK and China.   The British Government through the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) have commissioned a project to identify how China and the UK can […]


We Have Launched Three New Property Crowdfunding Platforms!

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Recently we have launched three new property crowdfunding platforms using our White Label technology! The current economic climate is really making Property crowdfunding in the UK take off. Even last year the 2015 UK Online Alternative Finance Report found that property is becoming a very popular sector – combining debt and equity it amounted to almost £700M in […]


Not Just Shares For ShareIn

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London Based VC Downing, powered by ShareIn, closed their second deal in two days totaling £3.2m. Venture capital specialist, Downing have added four bonds to its recently launched crowdfunding platform provided by our white label technology.  The latest bonds are loans to established UK businesses and include a solar farm, an anaerobic digestion plant, an onshore […]


Monday Interview: Jude Cook, Chief Executive Of ShareIn

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Last week our CEO Jude Cook was featured in The Scotsman’s Monday Interview to talk about ShareIn finding it’s niche in this crowded industry. You can find the whole interview with Kristy Dorsey here. Established firms wanting to do their own crowdfunding are beating a path to ShareIn Crowdfunding is a broad and noisy church, but Jude […]


The UK Crowdfunding Association: A Mighty Force For Progression

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As founding members of the UK Crowdfunding Association we’re really pleased and proud to see how much it has grown over the years and become a mighty force for progression within our industry. Earlier this month we held our AGM to elect the Directors who will represent us over the next year. As you can see […]


The Scottish Crowdfunding Report 2016

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The Scottish Crowdfunding Report 2016 that was recently published found that crowdfunding has increased over the past 3 years with Scottish businesses raising more than £27M from crowdfunding last year. That compared to the £1M recorded by Glasgow Chamber of Commerce in 2013. The report found that Scotland has expanded its crowdfunding activities in all aspects […]