Crowdfunding is the process of raising money - "funds" - directly from "the crowd". Typically, a large number of people each contribute a small sum of money. Here's the practical process: If you have a company with at least three years' filed accounts, a good track record of profitability (and the company needs to currently be in profit) you can apply for a loan through us.
We are committed to helping smaller as well as larger lenders.
We weigh analysis that says equity crowdfunding is risky.
We look at evidence of robust health in both crowdfunding sub-sectors.
These slightly overlapping concepts need better explanation to potential borrowers.
We ask whether crowdfunding can fill the SME funding gap.
Crowdfunding mergers and deals mean it can find a market via traditional outlets.