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Shifting sands: Alternative finance is going mainstream

Majority of SMEs considering alternative finance to raise capital funding

Half of mid-market businesses also feel alternative finance has opened up new opportunities for funding

Student living: The programme gives students the chance to crowdfund their housing fees

Crowdfunding campaign launched to pay for selected students’ accommodation

Living The Dream scholarship initiative used collective financial clout to fund worthy students’ living arrangements

Seed-funding: The programme is aimed at 'pure start-ups'

Crowdcube reveals seed-funding programme for start-ups

Crowdfunding platform’s latest product aimed at ‘pure start-ups’

Funding round: Reevoo has now raised around 6.5m pounds

Reevoo takes total funding to £6.5m with MMC Ventures-led funding round

Ratings and review service provider will put funds towards portfolio and market expansion

Good spot: The app connects drivers with parking space owners

JustPark raises £3.7m in record-breaking Crowdcube campaign

Car parking app more than triples target in highly-successful campaign

Moscow cash cow: The Russian market has massive potential

Opia expands to Russian markets with Yandex deal

Surrey-based sales optimisation company targets huge Russian market in global growth strategy

Green solutions: Both businesses deal in clean technology

NVM PE invests £3.5 million to combine leading cleantech firms

Cleveland Biotech and Biological Preparations beneficiaries of funding boost

Funding boost: Cambridge consultants are looking for further expansion

Cambridge Consultants receive £6.2m funding boost for expansion plans

Technology company given finance facility by Barclays

Sofa so good: WorldStores enjoyed a strong 2014

WorldStores raises £25m in Goldman Sachs-led funding round

Online furniture retailer consolidates position as market-leader

Record time: The Pebble Kickstarter campaign is among the fastest in history

Crowdfunding campaign hits $500,000 target in 17 minutes

Pebble Time hits $500,000 in record time – but CEO admits campaign was “a stunt”

Borrowed time: SME are optimistic on funding despite past rejections

Banks reject one in four tech SME funding applications 

But one-third of small IT businesses still plan to apply for funding in new financial year

In fashion: SyShowcase is billed as a cross between Avon and SpaceNK

MyShowcase raises £1.2m in 24 Haymarket Group-led funding round

M&A advisor D5 Capital helps to raise investment

Word-of-mouth: Shopa monitises online recommendations

Shopa secures £11m from Octopus and Notion

Social shopping site sees one of the most successful Series A rounds for a UK start-up

Mail files: WeTransfer sends files to users that may to too large for email attachments

WeTransfer raises $25m in Series A funding round

File-transfer service secures funding in financing round led by Highland Capital Partners Europe

Medical research: Stem cells provide potential solutions for a number of medical problems

Nobel prize winner raises £691,000 for stem cell research business

Sir Martin Evans won award for Medicine and Physiology in 2007

Mobile security: High-profile hacking scandals have highlighted the need to keep data safe

$15m extra funding for Secure Mobile Gateway company Wandera 

Cyber-security business consolidates position as global industry leader

Camden Town Brewery looks to crowdfund new London site

‘Hells Raiser’ campaign has £1.5m target

Doctor's orders: TrialReach connects patients with clinical trials

TrialReach raises $13.5m in Series B funding round

Leading provider of clinical trial information looking to increase presence in US market

Ship shape: Burgess Marine LTD provides boat repair services

RJD Partners commits £11m to Burgess Marine Ltd management buyout

Kreston Reeves and Brachers advises on deal for ship repair business

Lab tech: LabMind manufactures scientific equipment

LabMinds raises £2.1m through joint crowdfunding and Angel Co-Fund investment

UK Oxford-based company raising funds for flagship product Revo

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