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announced 5/12/2016 via BusinessWire

Indiegogo, Inc., will acquire Celery

synopsis: Indiegogo, the global crowdfunding platform, announced that the company has entered into an agreement to strategically partner with and acquire assets of Celery, a San Francisco-based technology company helping businesses of all sizes take pre-orders, crowdfund independently, and to continue selling before and after items are in-stock.
buyer: Indiegogo, Inc.
Indiegogo is the place for entrepreneurial projects to move quickly from concept to market, amplified by a community of backers who believe the world benefits when every idea gets an equal shot at success. Indiegogo empowers people around the world to fund what matters to them. "
target: Celery
Celery is a San Francisco-based technology company helping businesses of all sizes take pre-orders, crowdfund independently, and to continue selling before and after items are in-stock.
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closed 5/6/2020 via BNC Analysis

ARA Asset Management Limited, JL Family Office, acquired Minterest

synopsis: ARA Asset Management’s APM Property Management and John Lim’s family office have jointly acquired a majority stake in Singapore-based crowdfunding platform Minterest. Minterest is an online financial services solutions provider to borrowers and international investors.
buyer: ARA Asset Management Limited
buyer: JL Family Office
ARA Asset Management Limited is a leading APAC real assets fund manager with a global reach. ARA manages listed and unlisted REITs and private real estate and infrastructure funds in 28 countries. JL Family Office is the investment holding group of companies founded by Mr. John Lim. "
target: Minterest
Minterest is an online financial services solutions provider to borrowers and international investors. They combine the depth of the team’s finance, legal and IT expertise with the breadth of financial technology and robust credit assessment process to bring speed to lending for their corporates.
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closed 8/14/2019 via BNC Analysis

CapitalTech, acquired Konsigue

synopsis: CapitalTech, a Mexican fintech company, has acquired Konsigue, an online community that has come to revolutionize the financial system in Mexico. It is the first financial factoring platform with collective funding.
buyer: CapitalTech
CapitalTech is the first Mexican financial institution specialized in the immediate injection of resources to the treasuries of importing, exporting and / or foreign exchange companies through access to credit and factoring. "
target: Konsigue
Konsigue is an online community that has come to revolutionize the financial system in Mexico. It is the first financial factoring platform with collective funding.
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announced 10/10/2018 via Company Press Release

Circle Internet Financial, will acquire SeedInvest

synopsis: Circle, a global crypt finance company, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire SeedInvest, an equity crowdfunding industry leader and an SEC and FINRA registered Broker-Dealer. SeedInvest provides investors with access to highly ­vetted startup investment opportunities.
buyer: Circle Internet Financial
Founded in 2013, Circle is a global crypt finance company built on blockchain technology, powered by crypto assets, and dedicated to helping people everywhere create and share value. Through their app, Circle Pay, Circle makes sending money around the world free and easy using blockchain technology."
target: SeedInvest
SeedInvest is a leading equity crowdfunding platform that connects investors with high-quality startups. SeedInvest provides investors with access to highly ­vetted startup investment opportunities.
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announced 6/28/2016 via BNC Analysis

GLI Finance, will acquire FundingKnight

synopsis: GLI Finance agreed to acquire the respective entire issued share capitals of Funding Knight Limited (FKH) along with FKH's other subsidiaries. FundingKnight is an established crowdlender, blending modern finance with traditional values.
buyer: GLI Finance (AIM:GLIF:$10.79)
GLI Finance Limited (AIM: GLIF) originates and invests in loans, providing finance to small and medium sized businesses in the US and UK. GLI has invested in nineteen alternative finance platforms – all focused on the Small & Medium Enterprise segment. "
target: FundingKnight
FundingKnight is an established crowdlender, blending modern finance with traditional values. Run by a management team with a strong background in financial services, they launched their business in 2012. They enable investors to lend directly to British businesses, at a rate that works for both.
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announced 5/6/2015 via BNC Analysis

Lanzanos S.L. will be merged with Loogic,

synopsis: Loogic, an internet business blog, has acquired Lánzanos, an online platform which provides start ups sponsors to support their businesses. Since 2005, Loogic has published news about Internet startups in the Spain and Latin America sectors.
buyer: Loogic
Loogic.com is an internet business blog. Since 2005, it has published news about Internet startups in the Spain and Latin America sectors. "
target: Lanzanos S.L.
Lanzanos S.L. operates an online platform which provides start ups sponsors to support their businesses. The company is based in Ciudad Real, Spain.
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announced 5/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

LEND, will acquire Lendico Switzerland AG

synopsis: LEND, a crowdlending platform that matches investors with borrowers, will be acquiring Lendico, a provider of a modern alternative to traditional bank financing and offers private and institutional investors access to a new asset class. Lendico bring borrowers and investors together, making them the digital alternative to the credit bank.
buyer: LEND
Based in Switzerland, LEND is a crowdlending platform that matches investors with borrowers. Investors earn substantial returns and borrowers benefit from low interest rates from person to person without a bank in the middle. "
target parent: PostFinance Ltd
target: Lendico Switzerland AG
Based in Switzerland, Lendico Switzerland AG provides SMEs with a modern alternative to traditional bank financing and offers private and institutional investors access to a new asset class. They bring borrowers and investors together, making them the digital alternative to the credit bank.
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closed 6/29/2017 via BusinessWire

Tikehau Capital, acquired Credit.fr

synopsis: Tikehau Capital announced it has completed the acquisition of Credit.fr, the French specialist in crowdlending for small businesses financing. Credit.fr is renowned for the quality of its solutions, its scoring system and its user-friendly website.
buyer: Tikehau Capital (ENXTPA:TKO:$14.87)
Tikehau Capital is an asset management and investment group which manages approximately €10bn of assets, with shareholders’ equity of €1.5bn. The group invests in various asset classes (private debt, real-estate, private equity and liquid strategies). "
target: Credit.fr
Credit.fr enables retail clients to lend directly to rigorously-selected smaller businesses and SMEs under advantageous conditions for the borrowing companies and paying an attractive yield to lenders. Credit.fr is renowned for its scoring system and its user-friendly website.
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closed 2/19/2020 via BNC Analysis

Consultim Groupe, acquired Finple

synopsis: Consultim Groupe, an independent distribution platform of managed properties for retail investors in France, has acquired a majority stake in Finple, a French crowdfunding platform for enterprises. Finple brings together talented entrepreneurs and committed investors to fund projects that positively impact society.
buyer parent: BlackFin Capital Partners
buyer: Consultim Groupe
Consultim Groupe is an independent distribution platform of managed properties for retail investors in France. Consultim covers the full investment scope, from referencing to distribution through its commercial brands Cerenicimo, LB2S and VP2. "
target: Finple
Finple is a French crowdfunding platform for enterprises. Finple brings together talented entrepreneurs and committed investors to fund projects that positively impact society. The platform enables entrepreneurs and SMEs to raise the funds they need to grow their business.
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announced 11/21/2018 via BNC Analysis

startup300 AG, will acquire Conda AG

synopsis: Linz-based Startup300 will take over 100 percent of the crowd investment platform Conda AG. Conda was launched in the DACH area of ​​2013 and is focused on financing new start-ups and smaller companies. Conda is active in Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Slovenia, Slovakia and Poland.
buyer: startup300 AG
Austrian Startup300 AG is a company built on a high caliber community of passionate entrepreneurs, investors, startups and visionaries. They operate a platform of know-how, capital, education and space to build new business models in digital transformation or change existing ones. "
target: Conda AG
Conda AG is a crowd investment platform. Conda was launched in the DACH area of ​​2013 and is focused on financing new start-ups and smaller companies. Conda is active in Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Slovenia, Slovakia and Poland.
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closed 10/18/2017 via BNC Analysis

South Oakland Shelter, acquired HandUp

synopsis: South Oakland Shelter, a Detroit-based homeless shelter, has acquired HandUp, a San Francisco-based crowdfunding platform helping nonprofits raise dollars to meet the unfunded needs of the homeless and others living in poverty.
buyer: South Oakland Shelter
For over 30 years, South Oakland Shelter (SOS) has worked with its 67 partner congregations to provide temporary lodging and supportive services that help homeless individuals and families break the cycle of homelessness, and live independently. "
target: HandUp
HandUp is a San Francisco-based crowdfunding platform helping nonprofits raise dollars to meet the unfunded needs of the homeless and others living in poverty.
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closed 1/10/2017 via PR Newswire

GoFundMe, acquired CrowdRise

synopsis: GoFundMe, the world's largest social fundraising platform, announced that it had acquired CrowdRise, the leading online fundraising platform for charities and non-profits. Going forward, CrowdRise will focus on fundraising for charity and fundraising for individuals will be directed to GoFundMe.
buyer: GoFundMe
GoFundMe is the world's largest social fundraising platform. It is a do-it-yourself fundraising website that makes it incredibly easy for individuals to raise money online for personal causes like medical bills, volunteer trips and school tuition costs. "
target: CrowdRise
CrowdRise is the leading online fundraising platform for charities and non-profits. They have over 1 million members and 20,000 charities on the platform and CrowdRise's campaigns have raised over $500 million for non-profit organizations.
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closed 8/10/2016 via Company Press Release

Firespring, acquired Deposit a Gift

synopsis: Firespring, one of the largest marketing communications firms in the Midwest; has acquired Deposit a Gift, a crowdfunding platform focused on helping small - and medium-sized nonprofit organizations plan and execute successful crowdfunding campaigns.
buyer: Firespring
Firespring is one of the largest communications agencies in the Midwest. They provide an unmatched range of integrated print, creative and technology solutions in addition to subscription-based software, cloud IT services and turnkey marketing tools for nonprofits and small to midsize businesses. "
target: Deposit a Gift
Deposit a Gift is not just a processor, but also a comprehensive, social crowdfunding platform to fuel fundraising campaigns. Deposit a Gift is a cash gift registry to help people across the globe communicate that they would prefer cash gifts for all of life's Big Events.
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closed 2/21/2019 via PR Newswire

GiveSendGo, acquired FaithLauncher

synopsis: GiveSendGo, the world's largest Christian fundraising platform, announced they have moved forward in acquiring personal fundraising site FaithLauncher. The merger will create a centralized place for Christians to create campaigns and support each other both financially and prayerfully.
buyer: GiveSendGo
Launched in 2015, GiveSendGo is the world's largest free Christian fundraising platform available in over 26 countries. Millions of dollars have been raised, but more importantly, millions of lives changed by the Hope that has been shared. GiveSendGo is changing the "why" behind crowdfunding. "
target: FaithLauncher
FaithLauncher is the crowd funding platform for Faith-Based Projects. Christian entrepreneurs, ministries, filmmakers, musicians, artists, entertainers, & other faith based projects. Users can use FaithLauncher to build a project, engage their supporters and see their funding goal reached.
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closed 6/21/2018 via Company Press Release

Société Générale, acquired Lumo SAS

synopsis: Societe Generale is pleased to announce the acquisition of Lumo, the pioneering renewable energy crowdfunding platform. Lumo is a French fintech that since 2012 has been combining leading expertise in crowdfunding and renewable energies to accelerate the energy transition.
buyer: Société Générale (ENXTPA:GLE:$28,618.06)
Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial strength and proven expertise in innovation with a strategy of sustainable growth, aiming to be the trusted partner for its clients. "
target: Lumo SAS
Lumo is the pioneering renewable energy crowdfunding platform. Lumo has been combining leading expertise in crowdfunding and renewable energies to accelerate the energy transition. It gives individuals and companies the opportunity to help finance a selection of renewable energy projects in France.
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closed 4/17/2020 via BNC Analysis

Republic.co, acquired Fig.co

synopsis: Crowdfunding platform for startups Republic has acquired crowdfunding platform for games Fig. Loose Tooth Industries, Inc. (dba Fig.co) empowers developers and fans to bring well-known franchises and undiscovered indie titles to market.
buyer: Republic.co
Republic is an open investment platform. People can choose from privately-held companies they believe in and can connect with their success as they fuel their growth. Republic is an investment platform where everyone can invest as little as $10 in innovative startups and ICOs. "
target: Fig.co
Loose Tooth Industries, Inc. (dba Fig.co) empowers developers and fans to bring well-known franchises and undiscovered indie titles to market. On Fig.co, the community is the center of the publishing process. Their focus is on development and commercial viability rather than funding the campaign.
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closed 3/11/2020 via BNC Analysis

Happy Capital, acquired Kiosk to invest

synopsis: Happy Capital, a French crowdfunding platform aimed at small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), has acquired Kiosk to invest, a French crowdfunding platform specializing in capital and lending by minibonds. Kiosk to invest connects startups and SMEs to private investors and professionals to help them raise funds for their business.
buyer: Happy Capital
Happy Capital is a French crowdfunding platform aimed at small and medium-sized enterprises. Happy Capital allows users to help finance local businesses in France. The platform supports businesses from all industries and at any stage of life. "
target: Kiosk to invest
Kiosk to invest is a French crowdfunding platform specializing in capital and lending by minibonds. Kiosk to invest connects startups and SMEs to private investors and professionals to help them raise funds for their business.
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closed 2/7/2019 via BNC Analysis

Happy Capital, acquired Prexem

synopsis: Happy Capital, a French crowdfunding platform aimed at small and medium-sized enterprises, has acquired Prexem, an online crowdfunding platform for small and medium-sized enterprises in France. Prexem enables small and medium-sized enterprises to quickly and easily finance their ambitions and focus on their projects.
buyer: Happy Capital
Happy Capital is a French crowdfunding platform aimed at small and medium-sized enterprises. Happy Capital allows users to help finance local businesses in France. The platform supports businesses from all industries and at any stage of life. "
target: Prexem
Prexem is an online crowdfunding platform for small and medium-sized enterprises in France. Prexem enables small and medium-sized enterprises to quickly and easily finance their ambitions and focus on their projects.
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closed 9/5/2012 via BusinessWire

Acculynk, acquired PayLeap

synopsis: Acculynk announced it has acquired PayLeap, an industry leading e-commerce payment gateway platform and merchant services ISO, to form Acculynk Direct, a new operating division of Acculynk. PayLeap is a secure, single-source solution which supports electronic payment acceptance for online and retail merchants.
buyer: Acculynk
Acculynk secures online transactions with a suite of software-only services backed by a patented authentication and encryption framework that provides greater security for issuers, EFT networks, merchants and payment processors. "
target: PayLeap
PayLeap is a leading, innovative, payment platform company delivering a full suite of secure payment capabilities for many different processing environments. PayLeap is leading the evolution of online payment processing.
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closed 4/20/2017 via PR Web

Brelion, LLC., acquired PeerRealty

synopsis: Brelion, a crowdfunding platform that connects investors with real estate developers seeking capital for real estate projects, announced the completion of the acquisition of PeerRealty, a leading crowdfunding service provider and marketplace where investors can participate in high-quality real estate deals.
buyer: Brelion, LLC.
Brelion is a crowdfunding platform that connects investors with real estate developers seeking capital for real estate projects. Their goal is to become the essential resource for enhancing and diversifying the portfolios of accredited investors across the nation. "
target: PeerRealty
PeerRealty is the premier real estate crowdfunding platform. With their streamlined, online portal, PeerRealty offers a marketplace where investors can participate in high-quality real estate deals with the nation's most reputable developers, deals that have been historically difficult to access.
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announced 5/12/2016 via BusinessWire

Indiegogo, Inc., will acquire Celery

synopsis: Indiegogo, the global crowdfunding platform, announced that the company has entered into an agreement to strategically partner with and acquire assets of Celery, a San Francisco-based technology company helping businesses of all sizes take pre-orders, crowdfund independently, and to continue selling before and after items are in-stock.
buyer: Indiegogo, Inc.
Indiegogo is the place for entrepreneurial projects to move quickly from concept to market, amplified by a community of backers who believe the world benefits when every idea gets an equal shot at success. Indiegogo empowers people around the world to fund what matters to them. "
target: Celery
Celery is a San Francisco-based technology company helping businesses of all sizes take pre-orders, crowdfund independently, and to continue selling before and after items are in-stock.
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announced 5/12/2016 via BusinessWire

Indiegogo, Inc., will acquire Celery

synopsis: Indiegogo, the global crowdfunding platform, announced that the company has entered into an agreement to strategically partner with and acquire assets of Celery, a San Francisco-based technology company helping businesses of all sizes take pre-orders, crowdfund independently, and to continue selling before and after items are in-stock.
buyer: Indiegogo, Inc.
Indiegogo is the place for entrepreneurial projects to move quickly from concept to market, amplified by a community of backers who believe the world benefits when every idea gets an equal shot at success. Indiegogo empowers people around the world to fund what matters to them. "
target: Celery
Celery is a San Francisco-based technology company helping businesses of all sizes take pre-orders, crowdfund independently, and to continue selling before and after items are in-stock.
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closed 5/14/2014 via BusinessWire

DiGi Worldwide, acquired Distribber

synopsis: DiGi Worldwide, the leading feature film distribution company, is proud to announce the purchase of Distribber from Indiegogo. Distribber is a unique distribution service that is design to make it possible for filmmakers to place their work on iTunes, Netflix and Amazon without the loss of rights or back-end revenue.
buyer: DiGi Worldwide
DiGi Worldwide is a company that handles all aspects of film distribution. They place feature films in stores such as iTunes, Netflix, Hulu, Redbox, Walmart, BlockBuster, Best Buy, and more. DiGi Worldwide offers direct sales to territories as well as theatrical distribution domestically. "
target parent: IndieGoGo Inc.
target: Distribber
Distribber is a unique distribution service that is design to make it possible for filmmakers to place their work on iTunes, Netflix and Amazon without the loss of rights or back-end revenue.
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closed 3/14/2010 via Company Press Release

IndieGoGo Inc., acquired Distribber

synopsis: Indie GoGo, a fundraising platform, has announced its acquisition of Distribber, a digital distribution service. The acquisition essentially enables IndieGoGo to offer clients a full range of tools for project execution - from funding to distribution.
buyer: IndieGoGo Inc.
IndieGoGo Inc. operates as an online social marketplace for connecting filmmakers and fans to make independent film happen in the United States and internationally. "
target: Distribber
Distribber was founded as a digital distribution service. The innovative currently empowers independent filmmakers with distribution opportunities, without loss of rights or back-end revenue.
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announced 5/12/2016 via BusinessWire

Indiegogo, Inc., will acquire Celery

synopsis: Indiegogo, the global crowdfunding platform, announced that the company has entered into an agreement to strategically partner with and acquire assets of Celery, a San Francisco-based technology company helping businesses of all sizes take pre-orders, crowdfund independently, and to continue selling before and after items are in-stock.
buyer: Indiegogo, Inc.
Indiegogo is the place for entrepreneurial projects to move quickly from concept to market, amplified by a community of backers who believe the world benefits when every idea gets an equal shot at success. Indiegogo empowers people around the world to fund what matters to them. "
target: Celery
Celery is a San Francisco-based technology company helping businesses of all sizes take pre-orders, crowdfund independently, and to continue selling before and after items are in-stock.
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closed 10/29/2014 via BNC Analysis

Seedrs, acquired Junction Investments, Inc.

synopsis: London, UK-based equity crowdfunding startup Seedrs has acquired Junction Investments, a California-based online investment platform that allows members to invest in major motion pictures alongside professional financiers.
buyer: Seedrs
Seedrs is an online platform for discovering and investing in great startups. They make it possible for people to invest as much or as little as they like in the startups they choose through a simple, online process, and they let startup businesses raise seed capital seamlessly. "
target: Junction Investments, Inc.
Junction is an investment platform where members can invest in major motion pictures alongside professional financiers.
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closed 10/18/2017 via BNC Analysis

South Oakland Shelter, acquired HandUp

synopsis: South Oakland Shelter, a Detroit-based homeless shelter, has acquired HandUp, a San Francisco-based crowdfunding platform helping nonprofits raise dollars to meet the unfunded needs of the homeless and others living in poverty.
buyer: South Oakland Shelter
For over 30 years, South Oakland Shelter (SOS) has worked with its 67 partner congregations to provide temporary lodging and supportive services that help homeless individuals and families break the cycle of homelessness, and live independently. "
target: HandUp
HandUp is a San Francisco-based crowdfunding platform helping nonprofits raise dollars to meet the unfunded needs of the homeless and others living in poverty.
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closed 1/10/2017 via PR Newswire

GoFundMe, acquired CrowdRise

synopsis: GoFundMe, the world's largest social fundraising platform, announced that it had acquired CrowdRise, the leading online fundraising platform for charities and non-profits. Going forward, CrowdRise will focus on fundraising for charity and fundraising for individuals will be directed to GoFundMe.
buyer: GoFundMe
GoFundMe is the world's largest social fundraising platform. It is a do-it-yourself fundraising website that makes it incredibly easy for individuals to raise money online for personal causes like medical bills, volunteer trips and school tuition costs. "
target: CrowdRise
CrowdRise is the leading online fundraising platform for charities and non-profits. They have over 1 million members and 20,000 charities on the platform and CrowdRise's campaigns have raised over $500 million for non-profit organizations.
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closed 8/10/2016 via Company Press Release

Firespring, acquired Deposit a Gift

synopsis: Firespring, one of the largest marketing communications firms in the Midwest; has acquired Deposit a Gift, a crowdfunding platform focused on helping small - and medium-sized nonprofit organizations plan and execute successful crowdfunding campaigns.
buyer: Firespring
Firespring is one of the largest communications agencies in the Midwest. They provide an unmatched range of integrated print, creative and technology solutions in addition to subscription-based software, cloud IT services and turnkey marketing tools for nonprofits and small to midsize businesses. "
target: Deposit a Gift
Deposit a Gift is not just a processor, but also a comprehensive, social crowdfunding platform to fuel fundraising campaigns. Deposit a Gift is a cash gift registry to help people across the globe communicate that they would prefer cash gifts for all of life's Big Events.
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closed 6/21/2018 via Company Press Release

Société Générale, acquired Lumo SAS

synopsis: Societe Generale is pleased to announce the acquisition of Lumo, the pioneering renewable energy crowdfunding platform. Lumo is a French fintech that since 2012 has been combining leading expertise in crowdfunding and renewable energies to accelerate the energy transition.
buyer: Société Générale (ENXTPA:GLE:$28,618.06)
Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial strength and proven expertise in innovation with a strategy of sustainable growth, aiming to be the trusted partner for its clients. "
target: Lumo SAS
Lumo is the pioneering renewable energy crowdfunding platform. Lumo has been combining leading expertise in crowdfunding and renewable energies to accelerate the energy transition. It gives individuals and companies the opportunity to help finance a selection of renewable energy projects in France.
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closed 4/17/2020 via BNC Analysis

Republic.co, acquired Fig.co

synopsis: Crowdfunding platform for startups Republic has acquired crowdfunding platform for games Fig. Loose Tooth Industries, Inc. (dba Fig.co) empowers developers and fans to bring well-known franchises and undiscovered indie titles to market.
buyer: Republic.co
Republic is an open investment platform. People can choose from privately-held companies they believe in and can connect with their success as they fuel their growth. Republic is an investment platform where everyone can invest as little as $10 in innovative startups and ICOs. "
target: Fig.co
Loose Tooth Industries, Inc. (dba Fig.co) empowers developers and fans to bring well-known franchises and undiscovered indie titles to market. On Fig.co, the community is the center of the publishing process. Their focus is on development and commercial viability rather than funding the campaign.
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closed 2/21/2019 via PR Newswire

GiveSendGo, acquired FaithLauncher

synopsis: GiveSendGo, the world's largest Christian fundraising platform, announced they have moved forward in acquiring personal fundraising site FaithLauncher. The merger will create a centralized place for Christians to create campaigns and support each other both financially and prayerfully.
buyer: GiveSendGo
Launched in 2015, GiveSendGo is the world's largest free Christian fundraising platform available in over 26 countries. Millions of dollars have been raised, but more importantly, millions of lives changed by the Hope that has been shared. GiveSendGo is changing the "why" behind crowdfunding. "
target: FaithLauncher
FaithLauncher is the crowd funding platform for Faith-Based Projects. Christian entrepreneurs, ministries, filmmakers, musicians, artists, entertainers, & other faith based projects. Users can use FaithLauncher to build a project, engage their supporters and see their funding goal reached.
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closed 4/6/2017 via BNC Analysis

DesiredWings, acquired Catapooolt

synopsis: Promoters of crowdfunding platform Desiredwings.com have acquired Catapooolt.com, India's first industry-backed crowd-engagement platform for movies, music, performing arts and technology-based projects.
buyer: DesiredWings
DesiredWings facilitates business idea validation and development, helps start-ups prefund their future products and services, enabling them to start and grow without capital investment or fund-raising against equity. "
target: Catapooolt
Catapooolt is India's first industry-backed crowd-engagement platform for movies, music, performing arts and technology-based projects. Founded by the team who first launched crowd-funding in India, the platform will seek partnerships to unleash a new creative and startup revolution.
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closed 1/23/2019 via Company Press Release

Ulule, acquired Sponsorise.me

synopsis: Ulule, a leading European crowdfunding platform, has acquired Sponsorise.me, a European crowdfunding platform dedicated to sports projects. Sponsorise.me's social sponsoring platform allows sports project owners to finance their dreams with support from their communities and leading brands.
buyer: Ulule
Ulule is a leading European crowdfunding platform that empowers thousands of creators, entrepreneurs and makers all over the world. Their project categories include art & photo, comics, crafts & food, music, stage, publishing & journal, fashion & design, charities, film & video, technology and more."
target: Sponsorise.me
Sponsorise.me is a European crowdfunding platform dedicated to sports projects. Sponsorise.me's social sponsoring platform allows sports project owners to finance their dreams with support from their communities and leading brands. Sponsorise.me has helped finance over 3,000 sports projects.
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closed 4/20/2017 via PR Web

Brelion, LLC., acquired PeerRealty

synopsis: Brelion, a crowdfunding platform that connects investors with real estate developers seeking capital for real estate projects, announced the completion of the acquisition of PeerRealty, a leading crowdfunding service provider and marketplace where investors can participate in high-quality real estate deals.
buyer: Brelion, LLC.
Brelion is a crowdfunding platform that connects investors with real estate developers seeking capital for real estate projects. Their goal is to become the essential resource for enhancing and diversifying the portfolios of accredited investors across the nation. "
target: PeerRealty
PeerRealty is the premier real estate crowdfunding platform. With their streamlined, online portal, PeerRealty offers a marketplace where investors can participate in high-quality real estate deals with the nation's most reputable developers, deals that have been historically difficult to access.
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closed 6/20/2016 via PR Web

MassVenture Inc., acquired Equity Brick

synopsis: MassVenture, Texas’ first approved investment crowdfunding platform, has acquired EquityBrick, an online capital marketplace for real estate. Through an online platform, EquityBrick.com gives investors access to equity in Real Estate companies and projects and sponsors get access to capital they need for their next real estate project.
buyer: MassVenture Inc.
MassVenture is Texas’ first approved investment crowdfunding platform. With a focus on real estate investing, MassVenture allows all Texans the opportunity to participate in the ownership of investment ventures across the state. "
target: Equity Brick
EquityBrick.com is an online capital marketplace for real estate. They build partnerships between investors and sponsors to raise capital from accredited and non-accredited Texas investors.
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closed 9/5/2012 via BusinessWire

Acculynk, acquired PayLeap

synopsis: Acculynk announced it has acquired PayLeap, an industry leading e-commerce payment gateway platform and merchant services ISO, to form Acculynk Direct, a new operating division of Acculynk. PayLeap is a secure, single-source solution which supports electronic payment acceptance for online and retail merchants.
buyer: Acculynk
Acculynk secures online transactions with a suite of software-only services backed by a patented authentication and encryption framework that provides greater security for issuers, EFT networks, merchants and payment processors. "
target: PayLeap
PayLeap is a leading, innovative, payment platform company delivering a full suite of secure payment capabilities for many different processing environments. PayLeap is leading the evolution of online payment processing.
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closed 11/21/2019 via PR Newswire

Prytany, acquired Crowdpac

synopsis: Crowdpac, the first crowdfunding platform designed for politics - helping candidates, organizations and ordinary citizens fund the change they want to see, has been acquired by Prytany, the cheapest, fastest, and most secure fundraising application of its kind, enabling direct engagement among voters and elected officials and candidates.
buyer: Prytany
Prytany is the cheapest, fastest, and most secure fundraising application of its kind, enabling direct engagement among voters and elected officials and candidates. As a non-partisan, political fundraising and social media platform, it serves as a one stop shop for users and candidates alike. "
target: Crowdpac
Crowdpac is the first crowdfunding platform designed for politics - helping candidates, organizations and ordinary citizens fund the change they want to see.
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closed 2/20/2019 via Company Press Release

iTHAKA, acquired Reveal Digital

synopsis: ITHAKA is pleased to share the news that it has acquired Reveal Digital. Reveal Digital is a small innovative company that uses a unique library crowd-funded model to support the development of open digital collections.
buyer: iTHAKA
ITHAKA is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping the academic community take full advantage of rapidly advancing information and networking technologies. "
target: Reveal Digital
Reveal Digital is a small innovative company that uses a unique library crowd-funded model to support the development of open digital collections.
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closed 3/29/2017 via PR Newswire

YouCaring, acquired GiveForward

synopsis: YouCaring, the leading free online fundraising platform, announced that it has acquired GiveForward. Since 2008, GiveForward has been a pioneer in crowdfunding medical expenses for individuals and has helped people raise nearly $200 million. Combined with YouCaring, this acquisition will expand YouCaring's fundraising and donor reach.
buyer: YouCaring
YouCaring focuses on Compassionate Crowdfunding™ and believes that no one should have to face hardship alone. Their community of worldwide donors is more than six million strong, and to date, have raised over $550 million. "
target: GiveForward
Founded in 2008, GiveForward has been a leader in medical crowdfunding. Since inception, GiveForward has raised nearly $200 million for people in need, and has empowered 270,000 people to raise money for their causes.
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closed 9/28/2016 via BNC Analysis

SportsEngine, acquired RallyMe, Inc.

synopsis: SportsEngine announced that it has acquired RallyMe, the No. 1 platform for online sports fundraising. SportsEngine, an NBC Sports Group company, is the leading provider of Sport Life Management web software and mobile applications for youth, amateur, and professional sports.
buyer parent: Comcast Corporation
buyer: SportsEngine
SportsEngine is the leading provider of Sport Life Management web software and mobile applications for youth, amateur, and professional sports. SportsEngine features a complete suite of tools that help sports organizations manage, connect, and communicate with a diverse range of stakeholders. "
target: RallyMe, Inc.
RallyMe is a crowdfunding application and online fundraising tool that empowers athletes, teams, and sports organizations to harness the power of their internet, along with their own personal and professional networks, in order to help fund their goals.
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closed 3/18/2015 via BNC Analysis

Patreon, acquired Subbable

synopsis: Patreon, a company that was created to enable fans to support and engage with the artists and creators they love, has acquired Subbable, a subscription service that allows audiences to connect with and fund the creators they love in a sustained, ongoing way.
buyer: Patreon
Founded in May 2013 and based in San Francisco, California, Patreon was created to enable fans to support and engage with the artists and creators they love. Patreon makes it possible for creators and artists to get paid for their creations by empowering them to do what they love. "
target: Subbable
Subbable.com is a subscription service that allows audiences to connect with and fund the creators they love in a sustained, ongoing way.
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closed 1/31/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Valuesetters, acquired DreamFunded

synopsis: ValueSetters Inc., a boutique advisory firm, has acquired DreamFunded, Silicon Valley and San Francisco Bay Area’s first regulated funding portal under Title III of the JOBS Act. DreamFunded is a world-class equity crowdfunding platform providing exclusive insider access to some of the most sought after seed- and later-stage private companies.
buyer: Valuesetters (OTCPK:VSTR:$1.75)
ValueSetters is a boutique advisory firm with unique expertise in helping early stage companies raise capital over the Internet. The company also provides technology consulting services as well as strategic advice to help companies grow and evolve to meet the challenges of today's marketplace. "
target: DreamFunded
DreamFunded is a world-class equity crowdfunding platform providing exclusive insider access to some of the most sought after seed- and later-stage private companies in America. DreamFunded was the first San Francisco Bay Area FINRA and SEC registered funding portal under the JOBS Act.
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closed 2/10/2016 via BNC Analysis

InvestingZone merged with Acceleris,

synopsis: Acceleris Capital Ltd. , a corporate finance adviser for SMEs, announced a merger with equity crowdfunding platform, InvestingZone. According to Acceleris, the merger between a corporate finance advisor and a leading fintech platform is the first of its kind and will bridge the gap between crowdfunding and traditional corporate finance.
buyer: Acceleris
Acceleris provides corporate finance advice and raises funds for early and development stage businesses. Founded in 2000 and based in Manchester city centre, Acceleris has, to date, arranged funds in excess of £70m into over 40 companies through more than 100 transactions. "
target: InvestingZone
InvestingZone is an equity crowdfunding platform which brings a professional approach to this new market. They provide a simple web-based platform which allows companies to raise money from a large number of investors while providing investors with the same vital rights and protections.
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