UK crowdfunding leaders are taking paycuts as platforms put a limited number of employees on furlough leave.
“This of SyndicateRoom is actually a big story for the alternative finance industry not only because it marks a big shift, but also because it raises a question about its sustainability in the long run.”
How will last crowdfunding growth in the UK?
Crowdfunding is growing and with it the attention to investors. Meanwhile, platforms, like Seedrs, have started to explore new business models to make their operations finally sustainable.
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Seedrs' co-founder Jeff Lynn goes out of beta as the platform introduces AutoInvest, a new investment bot for early-stage private companies which constitutes equity crowdfunding’s first move into automation: "This is a very exciting release for us, and for me personally, as it represents the initial realisation of a vision we have had for quite some time."
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Seedrs, Crowdcube, SyndicateRoom and VentureFounders firmly hold the market leadership, according to London-based research house Beauhurst.
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Crowdcube, Seedrs and SyndicateRoom are the market leader.
The equity crowdfunding platform join forces with a German challenger bank to expand its offer.
The move confirms a trend according to which traditional financial institutions have begun to partner with equity crowdfunding platforms.
Pedro Madeira: “Crowdfunding has emerged as significant source of high-growth company finance in the last few years.”
The move follows previous announcements by Crowdcube and FundedByMe.