Seedrs is the leading pan-European private equity investment platform and has been named the most active UK funder of private companies*. The platform has had over £490 million invested into campaign and has funded 715 deals.
Seedrs allows all types of investors to invest as little or as much as they like in businesses they believe in and share in their success. And it allows ambitious businesses in all sectors to raise capital and build community through an efficient, online process.
All investments made through Seedrs offer voting shares to investors and use professional grade subscription agreements. This ensures that investors get the same level of protection that angel investors and venture capitalists enjoy.
Seedrs is backed by star fund manager Neil Woodford, Faber Ventures, Augmentum Fintech PLC (listed on the London Stock Exchange Main Market and Europe’s largest listed fintech fund) and over 2,000 of its own customers. Seedrs is authorised and regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority.
*Beauhurst report – The Deal ‘Equity Investment in the UK’ 2017
Seedrs Portfolio Update - Autumn 2018
Seedrs was the first equity crowdfunding platform to publish a Portfolio Update, validated by global accountancy firm, EY. The Update is an in-depth analysis of the characteristics and performance of the deals funded on the platform since its launch.
The Autumn 2018 edition of Seedrs’ Portfolio Update looks at the characteristics and performance of the 577 deals funded on the platform up to the end of 2017, up 202 deals from the previous report.
Highlights from the report include the following:
Across Seedrs’ 17 sectors, no one sector accounts for more than 12% of the portfolio with the three largest being Food and Beverage, Finance and Payments and Home and Personal.
B2C businesses make up nearly half of Seedrs’ portfolio, with B2B accounting for 30% and mixed B2B/B2C making up the rest.
Three quarters of deals funded have been through straight equity campaigns with a further 20% through our fund campaigns and the remaining handful of deals as convertibles.
Click here to request Seedrs' Portfolio Update Autumn 2018