Israeli crowdfunding company OurCrowd has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Italy’s Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center, a subsidiary of the Intesa Sanpaolo Group, to promote start-up access to international capital markets. Read more on The Jerusalem Post here.
The company’s investors include Qure Ventures, crowdfunding platform OurCrowd.com, Norma Investments, IT-Farm and a number of angel investors, including Valtech Cardio founder and CEO Amir Gross. Read more on TechCrunch here.
The crowdfunding platform, founded in 2013 by Jon Medved, manages more than $US700 million for private investors in 100 countries, with funds restricted to qualified investors able to devote at least $10,000 to an individual or portfolio investment. Watch the video on The Australian here.
OurCrowd, an Israeli crowdfunding platform that has invested in 150 technology ventures globally, has cast a wider net for raising funds in Asia through a partnership with Bangkok Bank that would enable the lender’s corporate clients to invest in its portfolio companies. Read more on South China Morning Post here.
Israel-based Equity crowdfunding company OurCrowd Ltd. is partnering with Bangkok Bank Public Company Ltd., Thailand’s largest bank, OurCrowd announced Wednesday. Read more on Calcalist here.
OurCrowd, a global leader in equity crowdfunding, today announced its further expansion in Asia, with an innovative partnership with Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited (“BBL”), one of Thailand and Southeast Asia’s premier commercial banks. Read more on Taiwan News here.
OurCrowd, which has achieved 20 exits from company investments since launching in 2012 and currently backs 150 start-ups and scale-ups including one in Australia, allows wholesale investors to back those companies with a minimum investment of $10,000. Read more on Financial Review here.
OurCrowd is one of the largest crowdfunding platforms in the world and, perhaps, the largest early stage platform globally by now. Read more on Crowdfund Insider here.
Amadeus Capital co-founder Hermann Hauser KBE and Dr. Robert Easton, currently pro-vice-chancellor of Oxford University, also participated alongside a number of German and Nordic family offices and a strategic partnership with OurCrowd, a equity crowdfunding platform based in Israel. Read more on UKTN here.
The company provides individual players a way to invest in venture Capital level deals on the same terms as major institutional investors. Watch the video on Sky News Australia here.