On the Pigsback in Britain

Six years after he founded online firm Pigsback.com during the dotcom bust, Michael Dwyer has scooped €4 million in funding for the firm and is eyeing an aggressive expansion in Britain.

28th October, 2006

Six years after he founded online firm Pigsback.com during the dotcom bust, Michael Dwyer has scooped €4 million in funding for the firm and is eyeing an aggressive expansion in Britain.

Hotbed, a British private investor, provided the funds to Pigsback.com, which offers its members ‘piggy points’ for discounts on goods and makes its money from online advertising.

The company has now raised about €12 million since its foundation.

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month, €19.99 Monthly thereafter

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago