Community Interest Company & Community Shares?

Can a Community Interest Company Issue Community Shares? With growing appetite for socially motivated investment and community share offers, is it time to level the playing field for CICs? Community and social enterprises are booming. According to government data, there are now 70,000 social enterprises in the UK contributing £18.5bn to the UK economy and [...]

2016-11-21T17:42:24+00:00 July 24th, 2015|Funding, Social Finance|0 Comments

Community Share Offers

A new way to raise capital from local citizens to kick start funding for public services and infrastructure? With continuing austerity measures in local authority and NHS budgets, local communities are seeking innovative ways to protect local services and infrastructure as the state decommissions services or withdraws grant funding. Politicians are increasingly having to shift [...]

2016-11-21T17:42:25+00:00 July 20th, 2015|Funding|0 Comments