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Sugru is an Irish Equity Crowdfunding Success Story

In July 2015, Sugru, a mouldable glue product, invented by Kilkenny woman Jane ni Dhulchaointigh, raised more than £3.5 million in an equity crowdfunding campaign in the UK. The Daily Telegraph highlighted this as one of the top 15 crowdfunding success stories in 2015.  In fact, the campaign was so successful Sugru ended up with Read more about Sugru is an Irish Equity Crowdfunding Success Story[…]

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Crowdfunding Websites in Ireland

Crowdfunding has a number of different forms, as follows: Rewards: The investor receives an award from the company raising money.  For example, if a company was raising €100,000 to develop a new watch they could offer investors who commit a minimum of €500 a free watch when it is produced.  However, the investor receives no Read more about Crowdfunding Websites in Ireland[…]

Crowdfunding is the new way to raise funds for equity

Crowdfunding is a great way for Irish startups to raise new money by issuing equity in the company. Most startups cannot borrow money from banks unless the founder entrepreneur is prepared to give personal guarantees or put their house up for security. Organisations like Enterprise Ireland like to see some evidence of new venture traction Read more about Crowdfunding is the new way to raise funds for equity[…]