Crowdcube is an online crowdfunding service that enables individuals to invest or loan small amounts in small companies in return for equity or an annual return. It provides a platform for entrepreneurs of startups and growing businesses to connect with potential investors, using the web-based notion of ‘crowdfunding’ where a community of like-minded people pool their money and knowledge together to back an idea, business or person.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
Exeter, GB
Founded
2010
Size (employees)
94 (est)-2%
Crowdcube was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Exeter, GB

Key People at Crowdcube

Pepe Borrell Segura

Pepe Borrell Segura

CEO
Luke Lang

Luke Lang

Co-Founder & CMO
Oriol Cord

Oriol Cord

Chief Investment Officer & Co-founder

Crowdcube Office Locations

Crowdcube has offices in Exeter and London
Exeter, GB (HQ)
The Innovation Centre, University of Exeter
London, GB
16-120 Goswell Road

Crowdcube Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2010

Total Funding

$42.5 m

Latest funding size

$7.7 m

Time since last funding

about 2 years

Investors

Crowdcube's latest funding round in July 2015 was reported to be $7.7 m. In total, Crowdcube has raised $42.5 m

Crowdcube Financial Metrics

Crowdcube's revenue was reported to be £3.7 m in FY, 2016 which is a 36% increase from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2016)

3.7 m

Net income (FY, 2016)

(97)

Cash (30-Sep-2016)

1.8 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

323.3 k1.1 m2.7 m3.7 m

Revenue growth, %

235%148%

Cost of goods sold

12.7 k363.4 k1.2 m

Gross profit

310.5 k720.2 k1.5 m
GBPFY, 2016

Cash

1.8 m

Accounts Receivable

22.8 k

Current Assets

2 m

Total Assets

2 m
GBPY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

46.6 k

Financial Leverage

1.1 x
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Crowdcube Operating Metrics

Q1, 2017May, 2017

Crowd-sourced Funding

£23 m

Registered Members

394.1 k

Successful Fundraises

522
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We estimate that Crowdcube's current employees are approximately 14% female and 86% male.
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Traffic Overview of Crowdcube

Crowdcube Online and Social Media Presence

Crowdcube News and Updates

This food startup just hit £1m on Crowdcube in its first day

Tribe, a sports nutrition company, has raised £1m in an equity crowdfunding round on the first day of its public launch. The London-based startup smashed its £1m target in the first day of raising money on Crowdcube, and has now gone into overfunding with 25 days left. The crowdfunding page remai…

UK-based Cocoon raised £2.46 million on Crowdcube for its smart home security device

UK-based smart home security startup Cocoon has closed a round on Crowdcube, raises £2.46 million in funding from almost 1,100 investors. The company launched the equity crowdfunding initiative last month, with a goal of £2 million. Cocoon had previously raised a round of $253,000 from Indiegogo for…

A veteran Citi and HSBC banker just joined Crowdcube as chairman

Britain's biggest crowdfunding platform Crowdcube has named a veteran banker as its new chairman. Simon Williams spent 9 years at Citigroup, heading up its international Retail Bank, heading consumer groups for Asia Pacific and Latin America, and serving as chief risk office…

Forget Brexit: Crowdcube is eyeing a massive new round of funding

Crowdcube is defying the Brexit jitters raising its own new round of funding via, where else, but its own round of crowdfunding. One of the early pioneers of the equity crowdfunding concept, the site has revealed ambitious new plans to raise more than £5m from investors. “In just five short ye…

Crowdcube Company Life and Culture

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