4th UK Alternative Finance Industry Report

Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance releases the 4th UK Alternative Finance Industry Report supported by CME Group Foundation. The report finds that the UK online alternative finance market grew 43 per cent in 2016 to reach £4.6 billion in 2016.   Download the report

Acquisition of Stake in Crowd Funding Platform and Issue of Equity

Acquisition of Stake in Crowd Funding Platform and Issue of Equity

21 December 2017 Legendary Investments PLC (“Legendary” or the “Company”) Acquisition of Stake in Crowd Funding Platform and Issue of Equity Legendary is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 9.7% of Crowd for Angels (UK) Limited (“CfA”) at a post money valuation for CfA of £3.7 million. CfA owns […]

KEN TACHIBANA JOINS CROWD FOR ANGELS AS A SPECIALIST ADVISOR

KEN TACHIBANA JOINS CROWD FOR ANGELS AS A SPECIALIST ADVISOR

Crowd for Angels is delighted to announce that Ken Tachibana has joined the company as an advisor. Ken is the founder and managing principal of Intelligence Capital and global chairman of cyber security firm, with a 30 year track record of success in venture capital, start-ups, technology, and Silicon Valley. He also recently co-founded Digifund, […]

Top Ten Questions about our ICO

Top Ten Questions about our ICO

Since launching our ICO, we have spoken with many innovators, investors and individuals who have taken a keen interest in our token offering. Here we have listed the top ten questions we have been asked: What will I receive for my investment? We are offering investors a 5 year straight bond which will pay 3% […]

Crowd for Angels is delighted to announce the appointment of Henry Watkinson as Advisor.

Crowd for Angels is delighted to announce the appointment of Henry Watkinson as Advisor.

Press Release 5th December 2017 Henry is a director at Headstart Advisers Ltd, an independently owned investment advisory company specialising in Alternative Investments. Prior to joining Headstart in 2002, Henry worked for Credit Suisse Asset Management in Sydney specialising in Futures and Fixed Income, having previously supported the top performing Fund Manager at Morgan Stanley. […]

Is Investing in Cryptocurrencies no more than Gambling?

Is Investing in Cryptocurrencies no more than Gambling?

As Bitcoin passed through the $10,000 barrier this week, then $11,500 within hours, before going back down to $9,300 just as quickly, some market commentators have been asking if putting money into cryptocurrencies is more like gambling than investing. At first glance, gambling and investing do share some similar characteristics. If we consider gambling to […]

Overcoming the ICO Trust Issue

Given the stellar performance of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies over the past few months and years, and the publicity created around them, ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) are being seen by many as a potential way of making fast and large returns. But with this area of the market being largely unregulated it’s no surprise that […]

The Investor's Guide to Cryptocurrencies

The Investor’s Guide to Cryptocurrencies

Interested in learning more about Cryptocurrencies? Then read our guide below. You can download the full guide here: https://crowdforangels.com/pdf/The-Investors-Guide-to-Cryptocurrencies.pdf

What is an Initial Coin Offering (ICO)?

What is an Initial Coin Offering (ICO)?

Investment website Investopedia defines an Initial Coin Offering (also known as an ICO) as, “an unregulated means by which funds are raised for a new cryptocurrency venture”. Since the first one was completed in early 2013 by asset platform Mastercoin (now known as Omni) they have become an increasingly popular and alternative way for companies operating […]

Risk Warning

Investing in small public listed or private companies involves risks, including illiquidity, lack of dividends, loss of investment and dilution, and it should be done only as part of a diversified portfolio. Investing in debt pitches through Crowd for Angels (UK) Limited involves lending to companies and therefore your capital is at risk and interest payments are not guaranteed if the borrower defaults. Crowd for Angels is targeted exclusively at investors who are sufficiently sophisticated to understand these risks and make their own Investment Decisions. You will only be able to invest via Crowd for Angels once you are authorised. Please click here to read the full Risk Warning.

This page has been approved as a Financial Promotion by Crowd for Angels (UK) Limited (Company number: 03064807) , which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Reference number: 176508). Investments can only be made on the basis of information provided in the Pitches by the Investee Companies concerned. Crowd for Angels takes no responsibility for this Information or for any recommendations or opinions made by the Investee Companies.

Pitches may contain forward looking statements and financial forecasts or projections. Forecasts are not a reliable indicator of future performance. Crowd For Angels makes no judgement or opinion of the likelihood of targets being achieved. Investments made in companies listed on the Crowd For Angels platform are not covered by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS).

The availability of any tax relief, including EIS and SEIS, depends on the individual circumstances of each investor and of the company concerned, and may be subject to change in the future. If you are in any doubt about the availability of any tax reliefs, or the tax treatment of your investment, you should obtain independent tax advice before proceeding with your investment.