Here's some exciting crowdfunding news: We're pleased to announce that we're the first crowdfunding platform in the world to offer Crowdfunding Fidelity, a crowdfunding insurance policy from American International Group (AIG) that protects investors against issuer theft.
We're super excited to have joined the STEP Conference 2016 as a Community Partner. STEP 2016, which will be held at the Dubai International Marine Club on April 4-5, is the largest tech festival in the MENA region . It's going to be an epic gathering all things tech, startup, and investing.
The 2016 Eureeca Pitch Night calendar started off with a bang last week in Dubai with our spring edition, entitled Healthy Living & Cleantech . The event featured pitches from three businesses, either raising or soon to be raising on Eureeca, from a number of promising growth sectors including cleantech, healthcare, corporate wellness, and the Internet of Things (IoT).
Topics: Eureeca news
Source: Andreessen Horowitz
There has been, over the past 20 years or so, a big shift in where the bulk of returns are created by some of the world's most prominent tech businesses. Larger inflows capital into private markets -- that is, more money being invested in private companies -- means that these businesses are remaining private for longer; they’re delaying their initial public offerings (IPOs) because they don’t need the money that IPOs generate.
Equity crowdfunding has changed the game of SME finance.
Once you've determined equity crowdfunding is right for your business, the question of how to successfully crowdfund it remains. there are several proven ways to make your crowdfunding for equity campaign stand out.
Topics: Crowdfunding 101
November 19th marked Women’s Entrepreneurship Day, a UN-sanctioned day of celebrating and supporting women in business. In honor of this important day, we decided to center the second installment of the Eureeca Pitch Night series around strong female founders from the Eureeca corridor of investment.
Update (13/01/16): The Homes or Houses campaign closed today and raised a total of $611,000 (151% funded).
Homes or Houses, a UK-based real estate business that specializes in the sourcing and renting of properties for expatriates and foreign buyers investing in UK property, has smashed the Eureeca record for largest raise.
Topics: Crowdfunding News