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Business Leader: SyndicateRoom founder talks investment

Goncalo de Vasconcelos, founder of the equity crowdfunding business The SyndicateRoom and MBA alumnus at Cambridge Judge Business School (MBA 2008), talks about his venture and offers advice to future entrepreneurs. “Don’t take too much risk and don’t put your…

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‘Big difference’ ventures

Eight ventures with Cambridge Judge connections were honoured in the first Cambridge Independent Entrepreneurial Science and Technology Awards. Eight ventures with connection to Cambridge Judge Business School were honoured in the first Cambridge Independent Entrepreneurial Science and Technology Awards, held…

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'Big difference' ventures

Cambridge Independent: Winners of the Entrepreneurial Science and Technology Awards

A handful of ventures associated with Cambridge Judge Business School won honours at the Entrepreneurial Science and Technology Awards of the Cambridge Independent newspaper. AlgoDynamix (Acclerate Cambridge) was startup winner, Speechmatics (Accelerate Cambridge) and Audio Analytic (Ignite) were scale-up winners…

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Future finance and the Cambridge MBA advantage

As trends like passive finance, block chain and mobile banking ramp up their disruption of the global finance industry, how is the Cambridge MBA preparing candidates for the brave new future of finance? Life is getting ever faster and more…

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Financial Times: Professional investors join the crowdfunding party

An FT article on investment and crowdfunding features two people with Cambridge Judge connections - Gonçalo de Vasconcelos, Cambridge Judge MBA alumnus and CEO of crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom, and Robert Wardrop, executive director of the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance.…

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Crowdfund Insider: Interview with CEO of SyndicateRoom

An interview with Gonçalo de Vasconcelos, CEO of SyndicateRoom and an alumnus of the Cambridge MBA programme (MBA 2010). Gonçalo talks about Brexit, transparency and the company’s future plans. Gonçalo co-founded SyndicateRoom, a crowdfunding platform, in 2013 with another Cambridge…

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Business Weekly: Antonio Banderas stars in Cambridge crowdfunded movie

Hollywood actor Antonio Banderas has accepted a role on the “Salty” movie production, which raised £1.9 million via Cambridge equity crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom, writes Tony Quested. Gonçalo de Vasconcelos, co-founder of SyndicateRoom and an alumnus of Cambridge Judge, said: “Our…

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Start-up gets triple Cambridge Judge boost

Blogging platform Niume, supported by Postgraduate Diploma in Entrepreneurship and Accelerate Cambridge, hits fundraising target through crowdsourcing venture launched by Cambridge Judge MBAs. Two students at Cambridge Judge who co-founded the collaborative blogging platform Niume reached their initial funding target…

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Startup gets triple Cambridge Judge boost

Cambridge Network: Cracking the code of crowdfunding

Gonçalo de Vasconcelos (MBA 2011) co-founded SyndicateRoom, a crowdfunding platform, with Tom Britton (MBA 2012) in July 2013. Now the team has grown to nine full-time staff, based in the heart of Cambridge. Gonçalo took time out to talk about…

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Cracking the code of crowdfunding

Crowdfunding platforms are thriving. An alternative finance model for raising funds seems to be popular among entrepreneurs and businesses. But why is that? What is the secret behind it? We met with Cambridge Judge Business School alumni, who have the…

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Cracking the code of crowdfunding

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