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British Solar Panel Firm Becomes the Latest Successful Campaign on Equity Crowdfunding Platform, Crowdcube, Smashing £100,000 Goal in Less Than 10 Days

17 Jan

Solar becomes the latest industry to turn to crowdfunding

By , Editor, Tech City News

We’ve covered crowdfunding extensively over the past year, with some predicting the industry could raise up to £15bn of funding for growing businesses over the next 3 years.

Solar panels, but not as you’ve seen them before

Solar panels, but not as you’ve seen them before

In 2013, we’ve seen campaigns for investigative journalisma startup incubator on a London bus and even Gorilla conservation  as an alternative way to raise funds.

Now a British solar panel firm has become the latest to run a campaign on Crowdcube, an equity crowdfunding platform, smashing their £100,000 goal in less than 10 days.

Solarmass’ pitch has received pledges from 96 investors, offering out 11.96% equity. Investments in the company are also eligible for EIS and SEIS tax relief.

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