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Is Crowdfunding Worth It?

Now that crowdfunding has become an international institution, folks are starting to focus on results from crowdfunded companies. Is crowdfunding a worthwhile investment or a waste? AltFi issued their first annual report noting that “to date, just 88 of those … Continue reading

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2012 Crowd Funding Stats Available

The new 2012 report from Massolution on crowd funding says that crowd funding generated 1 million successful campaigns and $2.7 billion across the globe.he information shows that crowdfunding nearly doubled last year, with an 81 percent increase over 2011. North … Continue reading

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The British Example

Some lessons learned from the leading UK crowdfunding site shows that between February 2011 (when they launched the site) and October 16, 12: *the total invested in all pitches: British Pounds 5.2 million; *average investment: BP2,323; *average amount raised: BP146,552; … Continue reading

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