UK Crowdfunding Year in Review

The 15 biggest crowdfunding projects in the UK for 2015 included:

  • ToxiMet (food safety) raising £1,596,040;
  • Pod Point (electric car charging) £1,677,620;
  • Diabetic Boot Company: £1,764,493;
  • Pavegen (floors that cycle kinetic energy) £1,903,400;
  • Hochanda (hobbies, crafts) £1,962,744;
  • Adzuna (job search engine) £2,112,916;
  • Hybrid Air Vehicles (low carbon aircraft) £2,196,870; and
  • Seedrs (a crowdfunding platform) £2,500,008.

The UK appears to lead world wide crowd funding efforts.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/banksandfinance/12068605/The-15-biggest-equity-crowdfunding-rounds-of-2015.html

About JeffKoeppel

I am a corporate/securities attorney in the Washington, DC area. Prior to joining the firm, I was a Senior Attorney Advisor in the Division of Corporation Finance at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. I am a member of the Bars of the States of Maryland, New York and the District of Columbia. You can also follow this blog on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/jeffrey-a-koeppel/0/63/5a9
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