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It's Trading Tuesday! Seedrs Secondary Market

A trading fair with chat and deals in full swing

Investors in startup equity can find their money tied up for long periods waiting for an exit. Now, crowdfuniding platform Seedrs has decided to pilot a secondary market, in which investors who have bought through Seedrs can trade parts of their portfolio with one another.

The idea came about because the platform observed that its users were already discussing private trades in internal chat rooms.

Create Value: Returns Will Flow

Waterfall with man swing on rope

Another Crowd focuses on investment-grade crowdfunding that generates a financial return for project backers. But we say value is the key to creating superior returns. It seems our friends at equity platform SyndicateRoom are thinking along similar lines.

SyndicateRoom Closes EIS Fund - For Now

A debate at the Cambridge Union

SyndicateRoom has announced the closure of Fund Twenty8, with a total of £4.5 million invested, but we understand that a new fund is already in preparation, and will be available later this year.

FundTwenty8 is a unique offering in the world of early stage equity, as far as we know. We've seen it described as a fund without that uses technology to pick investment, but the truth is a lot more interesting than that, if you ask us.