The lack of disposable income casts shadows on the good performance of the industry in the first semester of the year.
UK: Equity Crowdfunding Continues its Growth As Startup Investing Drops, Study Says
Uncertain future signals a potential negative impact on the willingness of risking large sums of money as crowdfunders confirm to be the major investor type.
UK Equity Crowdfunding in Q3 2018
What Beauhurst’s data reveal and who leads the market.
Crowdfunding in Q1 2018 – Beauhurst
British crowdfunders invested £53.8m over 83 deals.
7 Years of 30% Growth for Investors in UK Early-Stage Equities
Life-science businesses report the highest-valued exit while fintech the highest rate of growth. De Vasconcelos: “Let’s see if cryptocurrencies can rival that.”
Scaleup Index: Only 4% of UK High-Growth Firms Have a Female Founder
Just 31% have a female executive.
56% of UK Tech Founders Expect to Sell for £50m or Less, Study Confirms
80% want to re-enter the tech ecosystem and support it post-exit.
Equity Crowdfunding Investments on the Rise in UK, Study Confirms
Seedrs, Crowdcube, SyndicateRoom and VentureFounders firmly hold the market leadership, according to London-based research house Beauhurst.
Crowdfunding Deal Numbers Fell by 18.4% in the UK, research confirms
However, the first half of 2017 saw a record amount invested into high-growth businesses.
Equity Crowdfunding in the UK: £47m invested over 82 deals in Q1 2017
Pedro Madeira: “Crowdfunding has emerged as significant source of high-growth company finance in the last few years.”
Crowdfunding fosters UK startup scene
According to the latest findings from Beauhurst.
Crowdfunding is having a twin-track impact on UK investors and entrepreneurs
Beauhurst’s Pedro Madeira: “It is a virtuous circle.”
PEDRO MADEIRA (Beauhurst): “7 things to remember from 2016 and how 2017 equity crowdfunding will look like.”
Oliver* met up with Beauhurst, to discuss about the main trends in the British equity crowdfunding industry in 2016 and what’s next. [EXCLUSIVE]