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Equity Crowdfunding is the Future of Small Business Financing
Monday, August 8th, 2016

Diversity is one of the many aspects of business life that makes the United States so attractive to investors. There is no shortage of investment options available; from stocks to commodities and from municipal bonds to mutual funds, investors can always add new financial instruments to their portfolios. Even with all the regulated financial exchanges… Read more…

Most Small Companies Planning To Be Global By 2019
Friday, July 15th, 2016

By Kati Suominen, Founder and CEO of TradeUp A great DHL Express report reveals that the majority of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) see growth opportunities internationally and expect to derive up to 50 percent of their revenues internationally by 2019. The survey of 480 SME executives and experts from business lobbying groups around the… Read more…

How To Make Young Companies Financeable
Thursday, February 18th, 2016

One best way to accelerate the growth of the economy is to help SME’s to get capital for growth. European Financial Forum’s panel just highlighted that a better access to capital for SMEs is a key question for the European economy. Business angels and VC’s are an answer to some companies, but most of SMEs… Read more…

Research Show Data on Crowdfunded Businesses in the UK
Monday, November 30th, 2015

UK is one of the most established and promising markets for alternative finance worldwide. However, data on the performance of the funded companies is still lacking, especially because the sector is still deemed not mature enough to provide reliable data. However, last week, Altfi Data, a research consultancy on alternative finance in the UK, released a… Read more…

P2P Lending could help make Mortgage Market in the UK more Competitive
Sunday, October 25th, 2015

The emergence of online investing applications including peer-to-peer lending and their fast growth has continued to disrupt not only early stage finance, but also other sectors like mortgage finance. A mortgage is likely to be the biggest financial engagement most people will enter into in their lifetimes. Therefore it is crucial that such markets work… Read more…