ISQ Crowdfunding Blog

Welcome to our crowdfunding blog where we share our knowledge and top tips, our clients’ success stories and industry news.

Case study: Barking up the right tree, Your Dog's Club raises £334k in 2nd Seedrs campaign Aug 31, 2022

“I’ve got two key mantras, firstly don’t re-invent the wheel, and secondly if there’s a proven process, follow it. ISQ has...

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Crowdfunding - The good and the not so good Aug 24, 2022

I really wanted to title this article “Crowdfunding - The B.U.G.” i.e the Bad, the Ugly and the Good. However, I wasn’t sure it...

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Case study: Famli reaches 205% overfunding on Seedrs Aug 17, 2022

"We didn't know where to start and were quite uncertain in our ability to run a successful crowdfunding campaign due to our lack of experience in...

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How important is team engagement when raising investment? Aug 10, 2022

This is often a more complex question than people expect, so I’m breaking it down into two parts. If you’re short of time, Part One...

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Who is 'the crowd' in crowdfunding? Jul 27, 2022

Crowdfunding is often seen as a different type of fundraising to say, raising angel investment or, the family and friends round. I find it so...

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Case study: Cycling the road to success on Crowdcube Jul 20, 2022

"10/10 for support, content, advice, guidance, and motivation. If you feel you need someone to ‘hold your hand’ as you journey through...

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10 things to understand before you equity crowdfund Jul 12, 2022

Are you thinking of crowdfunding? Here are 10 things you should understand before you get started.

  1. Much of the investment will come from your...
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A recipe for crowdfunding success Jun 29, 2022

There are many ways to fund your business venture. Equity crowdfunding, by which you invite a multitude of investors to own shares in your...

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Tips to Start a Small Business in Your Local Community Jun 15, 2022

Small businesses can have a significant impact on their local community as they provide employment opportunities and can sometimes support...

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How much equity should we sell? May 30, 2022

When we start out with clients, often they haven’t got this figure firmed up in their mind, and that’s ok. It’s a big thing to...

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Email marketing; do you allow for time-sensitive opt-outs? May 11, 2022

How many emails does your company send? Do you have a product or service that you promote at particular times? I’d be surprised if you...

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What is the Seedrs secondary market? May 03, 2022

The secondary market, currently only available on the Seedrs platform, provides an opportunity to offer investors in your business a chance to get...

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