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Plant Based News announces a successful launch of its crowdfunding campaign, smashing its goal by a tremendous 151 percent.

Since launching just two weeks ago, the global vegan media company has hit its initial £500,000 target. At the time of writing, it has raised more than £745,000 and the campaign is ongoing with an oversubscription target of £850,000.

Plant Based News’ investment campaign

It debuted on the investment platform Seedrs and has so far attracted 94 investors who will own a share in the company.

Moreover, the contributions mark a move in changing the world for the better through supporting the plant-based economy. Learn more about the crowdfunding campaign here.

And, it comes as Plant Based News celebrates a staggering 1.62 billion impressions since its 2017 debut. Across social platforms, it has garnered 2.4 million followers – and is eyeing increasing its audience even further.

Become an investor

Investments start from as little as £25 and the good news is we’re EIS certified, which means that UK taxpayers may be eligible to get 30 percent of your investment back as tax relief. If you want to learn more, you can do so here

Investing involves risks, including loss of capital, illiquidity, lack of dividends and dilution, and should be done only as part of a diversified portfolio. Tax treatment depends on individual circumstances and is subject to change in future. The Seedrs campaign is targeted at UK investors only and is not targeting any other market; and you may invest if you so wish. This campaign has been approved as a financial promotion by Seedrs Limited, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (No. 550317).

Emily is a News and Features Writer for Plant Based News. She has previously worked as a journalist in Devon, UK, reporting on local issues from politics to the environment.