Tag Archives: crowdfunding

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 Review Of Crowdfunding Regulations

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Are The Right Rules in Place? Now that the UK market is more established and crowdfunding has become a more accepted form of raising capital, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published a research report to consider whether there needs to be changes to reflect: its current scale and status, the risks to investors and, […]


Supporters Direct & ShareIn Kick Off Major Plans for Crowdfunding Platform

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Supporters Direct and ShareIn announce a unique partnership, designed to empower football supporters to play a bigger role in their team’s future.   Using ShareIn’s crowdfunding platform, Supporters Direct is now able to enable communities to raise capital for projects around their clubs, which could include ownership. This applies to all levels of sport in […]


ShareIn’s Appointed Representative Services

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Is Equity Crowdfunding A Regulated Activity? Yes – equity crowdfunding is a regulated activity in the UK and each country across the world has specific regulations regarding the adoption of equity crowdfunding. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in the UK issued a Policy statement (14/4) The FCA’s regulatory approach to crowdfunding over the internet, and […]


Success Story: Downing’s First Crowdfunded Bond Reaches £3.2M

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Downing Reaches Its £3.2M Target! Downing’s first crowdfunded bond powered by ShareIn reaches £3.2M target. The raise was Downing’s first crowdfund on it’s newly launched platform.   This is the first time our platform has been used for bonds and we are thrilled with the results. Our technology enabled Downing to launch fast and the ability […]


Downing Launch Crowdfunding Platform Using ShareIn Technology

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Led by the founding chair of the UK Crowdfunding Association, Julia Groves, investment managers Downing launch the first crowdfunding platform specifically targeting advised clients using ShareIn’s technology. ShareIn To Power It’s First Crowdfunded Bond Offering We’ve enabled a range of companies to meet their fundraising goal’s through equity crowdfunding but this is the first time our platform has […]


2015 UK Online Alternative Finance Report

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UK Alternative Finance Overview New research shows that the UK online alternative finance market has grown to £3.2 billion in 2015, according to a join report published by the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance at the University of Cambridge and UK innovation foundation NESTA, in partnership with KPMG and the support of the CME Group […]


Refer A Business And Receive £500

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Refer And ShareIn The Success Do you know a business that wants to run its own crowdfunding campaign or crowdfunding platform?   ShareIn’s new referral scheme will pay you £500! Simply refer a business to us that is looking to raise funds and if the crowdfund goes live you will receive the cash.   Regardless of whether […]


ShareIn Complete Our First UK-US Equity Crowdfund

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With the use of ShareIn’s microsite technology- King’s College London spin-out Reminova successfully raised funds on their website from UK, EU, and US investors. This is the first time a company has run an equity crowdfunding campaign directly from their own website in the UK and US simultaneously. ShareIn’s chief executive and co-founder Jude Cook […]


French Crowdfunding Regulation Quick Overview

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  The French regulations address the three main types of crowdfunding: Equity, debt and donation based crowdfunding.  The Industry grew at a rate of approximately 200% from 2013 to 2014. There are no restrictions on the number of investors in any particular pitch. Companies are able to raise up to €1M per crowdfund campaign.   […]