MyParksScotland is an innovative and welcome crowdfunding initiative aimed at developing, enhancing and valuing the green spaces of ScotlandRead more →
A few months ago we interviewed Derek O’Sullivan of Thermo Tent prior to their launch of a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign. Derek promised to return and tell us how it went and what he learned.
Good to his word we caught up with Derek after a successful campaign to raise 50,000 Euro. He tells us what went well, what advantages he has found from the campaign success and he shares with us the news that they now plan to run an equity crowdfund on the Seedrs platformRead more →
This week the UK’s biggest reward crowdfunding platform, Crowdfunder, announced a partnership with the Community Shares Company so that they can offer Community Share project through their site. We have spoken to Jamie Veitch of the Sheffield Live Community Shares Campaign in a previous post and so […]Read more →
Many people refer to crowdfunding as the democratisation of finance, I am one of them. But speaking in the Netherlands recently I realised that in fact we are experiencing a much more profound change. It is in fact the Reformation of Finance and I am a heretic.Read more →
These slides and the associated text were used as part of my Keynote address to the first ever National Crowdfunding Conference in Hyderabad India in March 2015. My subject was – The Regulation of Crowdfunding, Key Considerations – and concluded that thus far no regulator has got […]Read more →