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Month: June 2021

New Report Guides Public Authorities On Implementing Match-funding with Crowdfunding

24 June 2021 – Brussels, Belgium – EUROCROWD publishes today the second report on how to manage the use of European Structural and Investment Funds in combination with crowdfunding: Scaling Up Partnerships: A Blueprint For the Implementation Of Match-Funding Schemes Between Public Authorities and Crowdfunding Platforms. The findings showcase that over the last three years, …

EUROCROWD Joins EVPA for the Second Crowdfunding for Impact Series on 7 July 2021

As a continuation of the Crowdfunding for impact series organized on the role of crowdfunding as a growing channel for investing for impact capital, the European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA) invites you to a second part of the E-Talk webinars! After a successful webinar hosted online on 10 June 2021 on the ways investors for …

Boosting the Blue Economy in the Mediterranean Region Through Crowdfunding

As citizens, authorities and governments become more conscious of the climate change, the importance of preserving our oceans and “blue” resources has gained more attention than before. This is why blue economy is at the centre of the Blue Crowdfunding project, that has just launched its first promotional video presenting its main goals and methodology. …

6th CrowdCamp: Combining Public Resources with Crowdfunding

The 6th edition of EUROCROWD’s CrowdCamp took place online on June 17th, with a focus on the potential of match-funding initiatives combining public resources with crowdfunding are having in Europe. Building on the 3rd edition of EUROCROWD’s CrowdCamp held in Bologna in 2018, the event aimed at further spurring the debate on how public funds, …

EBA consultation on draft RTS on Individual Portfolio Management of loans offered by crowdfunding service providers

The European Banking Authority (EBA) is asking industry feedback on draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) specifying the information that crowdfunding service providers offering individual portfolio management of loans shall provide to investors – in particular in relation to the method to assess credit risk, and on each individual portfolio. The draft RTS also specify the …

Megan Leonard-Kane, Senior Investment Manager, Seedrs

Megan is a venture capital lawyer with several years’ experience providing corporate advice to start-ups, entrepreneurs and investors across all stages of the start-up life cycle. Having previously worked in both US and international law firms, she left private practice in January 2020 to head up the legal side of Seedrs’ Investment Team. Seedrs was the …

Free Workshop on Public-backed Financing Schemes For Leveraging Energy Efficiency Investments – June 25

Join another CITIZEE event on June 25, 2021, this time focusing on public-backed financing schemes for leveraging energy efficiency investments, aimed at European public authorities. The goal of the CITIZEE capacity building activities is to guide and train European public authorities to scale up investments for energy efficiency in the building sector by leveraging public …

Euro Cup 2021, Crowdfunding and Energy Efficiency: What’s the Connection? Join us on 15 June 2021

The 2021 Euro Cup is finally about to kick-off! Football supporters all over Europe are getting ready to cheer for their national team, have a good time, and enjoy football competition at its finest, whether they are dreaming of France or Italy to be crowned European champions, or instead they wish for a smaller nation …

Rosa D’Amato, MEP, Greens/EFA, European Parliament

Rosa D’Amato is serving her second term at the European Parliament since 2019. She is currently part of the Green/EFA parliamentary group and is a full member of the Regional Development, Fisheries and Petitions Committees, of the STOA panel and the LGBT intergroup, as well as of the Palestine-India Delegation. Through her work in different …