Will the global leadership of the private investment industry pass from the old continent?
WeFunder is planning to launch a platform in Europe taking advantage of the new European Union funding rules.
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.
Wefunder launches crowdfunded small business loan and startup accelerator to help founders tackle the Coronavirus crisis.