Tuesday, May 10, 2016
How Can Crowdfunding Help Entrepreneurs?
Early-stage funding is critical to the survival of innovative startups. Venture capital markets are a primary source of early-stage funding, but they are moving away from financing new startups.
However, crowdfunding offers startups unique fundraising opportunities to help them withstand this negative momentum. In addition to raising capital, crowdfunding can establish an audience for a product or service; both things strengthen an innovative startup, making a risky investment worth a second look from VCs.
See the infographic here.
New Advocacy Report: The Effect of Crowdfunding Performance and Outside Capital.