Type: Equity-based crowdfunding
Equity-based crowdfunding - geography: United Kingdom
CO. no.: Na.
Regulated as of: 2012
Regulator: Financial Conduct Authority
Seedrs is an equity crowdfunding platform for investing in startups and later-stage businesses throughout Europe. Seedrs allows users to invest as little as £10 or ?10 into the businesses they choose and lets early-stage startups and more established businesses raise investment from friends, family, customers, angels and other independent investors in exchange for equity in the business. The platform offers three types of campaigns for investment - equity, funds and convertible campaigns.
Description: Carlos is an IT development and security expert with nearly ten years of industry experience, most of them in a leading role. Most recently he served as Head of New Product Development at Sysvalue, an innovative information systems security consulting firm based in Lisbon, and he has also worked as an information security consultant to a range of leading European financial institutions. Carlos holds an MBA from the University of Oxford and a Masters in Computer Engineering from Instituto Superior Tťcnico, the leading Portuguese engineering university.
Description: Jeff Co-founded Seedrs with Carlos in 2009. He began his career as a corporate lawyer with Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York and London, and he serves as a Non-Executive Director of Companies House. He has been named one of the top 10 coolest people in UK tech by Business Insider and one of the most influential men in Britain by GQ.
This is the rejection letter for the work that just won the Nobel Prize. Don‚Äôt stop believing! I should save all o‚Ä¶ https://t.co/BkuZffZCxa
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Applications to the Station F Founders Program almost closing. I'm in the selection board so let me know if you nee‚Ä¶ https://t.co/tlPRuCCb2F
@ric0seq Good old times! :)
@ric0seq Upwards and onwards. :)
Conference hacks thread:
Delighted to introduce our MSc in Fintech and Policy Advisory Panel, who met recently to look at the programme cont‚Ä¶ https://t.co/zIMjaNgCVO
It's pretty lame that even the FT reports "widening losses" in startups as if it's a bad thing, when in fact it's u‚Ä¶ https://t.co/1mujrKDfaM
I am running as an Independent candidate for Mayor of London, and here‚Äôs why. Please join me in my campaign:‚Ä¶ https://t.co/uebyqytksA
@bendotvc But what a metaphor.
It's weeks like this when this tweet is at its most relevant https://t.co/md7urkC7nQ
Your community, they‚Äôre the driving force behind your product or service. Your unofficial marketing team. So how ca‚Ä¶ https://t.co/WJtciagObi
We're on a mission to build the most trusted marketplace for investing in private companies, globally. To date over‚Ä¶ https://t.co/iyxbFvQvDv
On-demand barber service Cutter's Club is now overfunding on Seedrs! To find out more about the investment opportun‚Ä¶ https://t.co/0mRj9NDHWw
Seedrs, calling itself ?the UK?s No. 1 equity crowdfunding platform,? today announced it has had more than £100 million invested on its platform in early-stage and growth focused businesses since it launched in July 2012. This news follows another record-breaking 2015, in which Seedrs saw over 38,000 investments made on its platform.
Earlier this week, Tech City UK announced the first thirty companies to join its Upscale. This program is described as a 6-month pilot program that provides some of the fastest growing UK tech companies world class advice from scale coaches, entrepreneurs and operators who have built and sold businesses.