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​Crowdstacker ranked one of Britain’s fastest growing businesses in 2018

18th December 2018

Crowdstacker has been ranked 36 in a run-down of Britain’s fastest growing companies in 2018 by online investment platform, Syndicate Room.

Syndicate Room’s research reviewed businesses based on their value at the start of 2015 versus their value in 2018 to create a Top 100 List which has been published here.

The overall list was dominated by technology-led businesses, but not necessarily those in the financial services sector.  

Farmers Turn to Alternative Finance

30th November 2018

Agricultural Project Finance Lender Seeks to Raise £4million through Crowdstacker

Crowdstacker is now working with Prime Agricultural Finance to raise £4million for its agricultural project finance practice.

Prime typically lends to farmers, small holders and horticulture businesses to assist in the deployment of projects which help them become more environmentally friendly or technologically up-to-date.

Budget 2018 Helps Those Caught Short

3rd November 2018

Never before has a Budget delivered so much potential for toilet puns.  

Indeed, packing phrases such as ‘spending a penny’ and ‘being caught short’ into one of our bog, sorry blog, articles is now easy thanks to Phillip Hammond.  So we’re going to take full advantage of it as we take a quick look at what the Budget 2018 means for savers and investors.

So,what exactly do toilets and investing have in common?

LonPro Loans September 2018 update

31st August 2018

One of the unique factors of the Crowdstacker investment platform is that many of the businesses who raise funds continue to keep investors updated with how the raised funds are being utilised and how their business is progressing.

Over £50m raised through Crowdstacker

15th August 2018

It has been a momentous year for Crowdstacker. We have scooped 4 industry awards, launched our exciting Seedrs equity crowdfunding campaign and now we’ve just hit our £50m milestone of funds raised for British businesses.

Do You Change Your Own Lightbulbs?

10th August 2018

We’re more likely to spend money on professionals to do common household jobs

Crowdstacker regularly undertakes research to examine investment and saving behaviour amongst UK adults.  Often the results throw up some surprising data which we sometimes use to create interesting and insightful news items.

In July this year we issued some research about the number of people paying professionals to do jobs that in generations gone by we might have undertaken ourselves. It got quite a reaction!

Crowdstacker Crowned Most Innovative Peer to Peer Lending Platform

3rd August 2018

We’re pleased to be recognised for our commitment to innovation, especially at this time when we’re announcing exciting, ground-breaking plans for Crowdstacker. 

Crowdstacker has once again beaten off competition from other P2P finance platforms to win the award for Most Innovative P2P Lending Platform in the Wealth & Finance 2018 FinTech Awards.

Crowdstacker Campaigns for Faster ISA Transfer Speeds

18th July 2018

Cash ISA transfers being delayed by providers for up to 12 weeks

As an Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) provider, Crowdstacker has a lot of customers who transfer their money out of cash ISAs from other providers and into the Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) because cash ISAs have been offering such poor returns to investors over the last few years. 

However, we continue to be astonished by the delays that customers face because their old cash ISA provider is not making use of up-to-date technology.