Author: lucasabia

Luca is a Lecturer in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship within the International Centre for Transformational Entrepreneurship, an academic think tank at Coventry University. A crowdfunding scholar and a marketing passionate, he is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing, for over a decade helped startups, charities, trade bodies, SMEs, and Fortune 500 companies across different sectors maximize their strategies and enjoyed taking part in the creation of a couple of startups.

Kickstarter research found that support for crowdfunding campaigns and the success rate of campaigns is consistent with pre-pandemic metrics. However, the number of live projects on Kickstarter is down about 25% from the same time last year. Meanwhile, the largest equity crowdfunding platform, Wefunder, just reported that investor volume was up 35% from February through April and, in early May, reported a record $2 million of investment on a single day.

Source: Forbes