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03/26/2019 - 11:31

Cancer crowdfunding 'couldn't save my daughter'  Hanahan Herald

When Gemma Nuttall developed cancer, her family raised thousands of pounds online, with the support of actress Kate Winslet, to send her to a German clinic.

03/26/2019 - 11:00

Blockchain-powered marketplaces will be like steroids for crowd investing  MIT Technology Review

Creators of a new breed of fully regulated digital assets have their eyes on remaking how money is raised—and putting the era of sketchy ICOs behind them.

03/26/2019 - 10:52

Investment & Securities Industry Almanac, 2019: Market Research, Statistics, Trends and Leading Companies - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Investment & Securities Industry Almanac 2019: Investment & Securities Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends and ...

03/26/2019 - 10:32

Fund-raising campaign to develop crop-management drone app  Heliguy Insider

A fund-raising campaign has been launched to further develop an agricultural app which automates crop scouting with just your phone and a drone.

03/26/2019 - 08:55

The amateur sleuth who searched for a body - and found one  BBC News

A car wreck found at the bottom of a lake brought the search for a missing young mother to an end. But why was it a volunteer team behind the discovery, and not ...

03/26/2019 - 07:57

Global Crowdfunding Market Insights Report 2019 – 2025 : GoFundMe, Indiegogo, Kickstarter, Patreon, Teespring, CircleUp, Gust, RocketHub – Industry Reports  industryreports24.com

The Global Crowdfunding Market Research report presents a complete assessment of future trend, current growth factors, attentive opinions, facts, and industry ...

03/25/2019 - 22:37

Report: Blockchain Spending in US to Reach $41 Billion by 2025  Cointelegraph

According to a new report from Research and Market platform, blockchain spending in the U.S. will be over $41 billion by 2025.

03/25/2019 - 20:08

Four ways Airbnb can help fix, not just contribute to, the affordable housing crisis  Shareable

Airbnb wants to build your next home. With expertise in helping people share living space and experience unlocking underused space, Airbnb has a strategic ...

03/25/2019 - 19:19

OurCrowd Recognized as Most Active Venture Investor in Israel for 2nd Year  Crowdfund Insider

For the second year in a row, investment crowdfunding platform OurCrowd has been recognized as the most active venture investor in Israel. The ranking was.

03/25/2019 - 18:40

16 hours, 16 projects: A look at what teams created at the sixth Baltimore Hackathon  Technical.ly

From crowdfunding career moves to crowd control drones, here's a look at how participants set out to improve city life via software, hardware and civic tech.

03/25/2019 - 17:55

Lemonade founder member behind security token insurance from AXA XL  Ledger Insights

A week ago we wrote about New York startup Assurely offering CrowdProtector insurance for crowdfunding and security token offerings (STO) in collaboration ...

03/25/2019 - 14:10

Global Crowdfunding Market With Top Countries data : Business Opportunities, Current Trends, Market Challenges & Industry Analysis By 2024  The Newsmates

Report Title: 2019-2024 Global and Regional Crowdfunding Industry Production, Sales and Consumption Status and Prospects Professional Market Research ...

03/25/2019 - 12:16

Peer to peer lender Robo.cash announced on Monday it has funded €2.4 million of Philippine loans. Robo.cash reported that this is the highest volume of financed loans among all loan originators of Robocash Group for the first three months after the integration with the P2P... Read More

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03/25/2019 - 11:39

Independent artist She Makes War launches 'Supersub Club'  Music Ally

If independent artists are wary of crowdfunding platforms in the wake of PledgeMusic's well-documented recent problems, can they go it alone?

03/25/2019 - 11:39

RBI Governor to meet fintech firms to understand growth hurdles  The News Minute

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das will meet financial technology (fintech) companies this week to understand the issues affecting the growth of the sector and will ...

03/25/2019 - 10:53

Kenilworth Lido campaign group set to launch legal challenge  Warwick Courier

Campaign group Restore Kenilworth Lido is set to launch a legal challenge against Warwick District Council's decision to remove the outdoor swimming pool in ...

03/25/2019 - 10:28

NexDock 2: Electric Boogaloo. Crowdfunded laptop shell sequel touts less plastic, more pixels  The Register

Three years after the original comes another NexDock, a laptop shell aimed at owners of Android phones or lovers of the diminutive Raspberry Pi (and its ...

03/25/2019 - 10:00

That Chonky Energizer Phone is Not Doing Well on Indiegogo  Gizmodo UK

Remember Energizer's massive slab of a phone with an 18,000 mAh battery? Well, despite being a large company with presumably plenty of cash, brand owner ...

03/25/2019 - 09:30

Knights Of hires Khadija Osman to launch Round Table Books  The Bookseller

Inclusive children's publisher Knights Of has hired Khadija Osman, currently a bookseller at the Forbidden Planet London Megastore, to run its new bookshop ...

03/25/2019 - 09:00

Blockchain startup Travala launches crowdfunding campaign  Yahoo Finance UK

Blockchain powered travel venture, Travala, has kicked off a crowdfunding campaign, further info on which can be found here. At the time of writing, it had raised ...

03/25/2019 - 08:20

Mike Thalassitis' grieving parents shut down funeral crowdfunder over FRAUD claims  Mirror Online

A fundraising page was set up by friends of the Love Island star who was found dead on March 16 at the age of 26.

03/25/2019 - 06:45

France is a country that is pursuing a regulated path for the tokenization of securities. The Pacte Law (Loi PACTE) is predicted to be signed into law at some point this spring. Ostensibly, the legislation will define the issuance, and management, of digital assets. In... Read More

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03/25/2019 - 05:19

Hedge Fund Trends To Watch In 2019 - Finance and Banking - UK  Mondaq News Alerts

It would be rash, indeed, to put one's name to any sort of predictions about what to expect in the course of this year, so don't expect any here! UK Finance and ...