Dutch crowdfunding market doubled every other preceding year starting in 2013, NL Times NL writes.
In particular, with regard to 2017, a total of 223 million euros was raised through crowd initiatives.
Year on year, this represents a 33% increase, analysts from CrowdfundingCijfers.nl confirmed. They also pointed out that:
Successful business projects raised an average of 102 thousand euros, to combine for 192.7 million euros in funding. Creative arts projects raised 15 thousand euros on average for 14.4 million euros in total. Social projects which collected money for playgrounds and school initiatives, among other issues, received 13.1 million euros. This was an average of six thousand euros per project. Meanwhile, crowd-backed loans to support home renovations and vehicle purchases averaged 7,500 euros, collecting 2.8 million euros in total.
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