Our due diligence – going one step beyond

Here at Crowd for Angels we often get asked by investors what due diligence we carry out on the companies that raise funds on our platform. As a company that is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), we have to comply with strict rules on how we conduct our business. But as […]

The little-known finance product offering up to 12% annual interest - IF-ISA

The little-known finance product offering up to 12% annual interest – IF-ISA

Since its launch in 1999 the Cash ISA (Individual Savings Account) has been a very popular product for consumers looking to shelter their savings income away from the taxman. According to government statistics, at the end of the 2015/16 tax year the total market value of Cash ISAs was a mammoth £250.7 billion¹.   Savers […]

17 essential tips for crowdfunding success

17 essential tips for crowdfunding success

If you’re already an investor in crowdfunding, or new to the industry and want to learn more, take a look at Crowd for Angels’ 17 essential tips for investment success. Essential Tips TIP#1 – Make sure that every year you take advantage of your ISA allowance – £20,000 for the 2017/18 tax year. This can be put into the cash, […]

Learn what it takes to raise funds on Crowd for Angels.

Learn what it takes to raise funds on Crowd for Angels.

If you are interested in fundraising or you are looking at options for your business, learn what it takes to raise funds on Crowd for Angels. With over 9 in 10 businesses being turned away by our platform alone mainly due to ill-preparation, is there anything you can do to improve your chances? Our platform […]

Is Crowdfunding for Causes a Good Idea?

Is Crowdfunding for Causes a Good Idea?

Crowdfunding for Causes At Crowd for Angels, we see crowdfunding as a serious investment opportunity – but Crowdfunding for Causes is also on the rise. But can you always trust that your money is going where you think it is, or is it better to keep crowdfunding for investment purposes? Here, we explore the debate […]

Facebook Has Finally Decided to Invest in Crowdfunding

Facebook Has Finally Decided to Invest in Crowdfunding

Social media pioneer Facebook has announced its intention to release its own personal crowdfunding platform. In a statement, the corporate giant claimed its new funding platform will allow individual users to ‘raise money for themselves, a friend of someone or something not on Facebook, for example a pet.’ People without a Facebook account will be […]

How to Invest Through Innovative Finance ISAs

How to Invest Through Innovative Finance ISAs

In a market with an increasing number of options for peer to peer lending, people are always searching for new ways to invest their money. The Innovative Finance ISA (IF-ISA) is proving to be an increasingly popular option that offer several distinct advantages over cash ISAs – but what are Innovative Finance ISAs, and how […]

Small Investments and Beyond: Ways to Invest 10k

Small Investments and Beyond: Ways to Invest 10k

With interest rates so low it’s important to start investing your cash to attack higher returns. Once you’ve built up a solid foundation of savings, it’s time to start directing them towards investments which will provide for you during your retirement. But there are a number of options for making small investments. Here are a […]