Tag Archives: A&R

Crowdfunder Revolutionizing Fintech

Fintech is revolutionizing banking and the public is ready. The United Kingdom fintech company Monzo raised £1 million in just 96 seconds on the “equity crowdfunding site Crowdcube, crashing their servers and setting the record for the fastest ever crowdfunding … Continue reading

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A Happy Crowdfunding Ending To A Disaster

Would you crowdfund a motorcycle helmet with an Augmented Reality display on the visor? Over 1,900 backers put up almost $2.5 million at $1,500 a pop, but only a handful of helmets were delivered and tech support vanished and the … Continue reading

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Crowdfund To Save This Recording Star

What do George Harrison, Prince. Don Henley, LeAnn Rimes, Courtney Love and now Ke$ha have in common? They all wanted to break their record deals. Ke$ha, who People Magazine says was the highest paid singer at $46M last year, is … Continue reading

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