New Zealand’s equity crowdfunding market has just completed its second full year, and ostensibly, the numbers look flat after a stellar first year with ...
As we head into this festive season, we wanted to charge our glasses and doff a quick cap as we revisit our favourite crowdfunding campaigns from a momentous year in the industry...
In this article, we examine some of the terms attached to shares with a discussion of how this may influence both investor-led and entrepreneur-led equity crowdfunding offers.
There's no such thing as an atheist in a foxhole, but microgreens in a bomb shelter? You bet...
Equity crowdfunding from an entrepreneur's perspective: no right answers, but many options
This could be the most awesome product on equity crowdfunding yet. Particularly if you're a young boy, or an older boy who, much to his partner's dismay, refuses to stop acting like a young boy...
An investor's perspective on the two types of equity crowdfunding
The Australian Government outlined its framework for investors, entrepreneurs and platforms. Then a change of prime minister, who happens to be pro equity crowdfunding, and we await...
New Zealand's first year in review of equity crowdfunding. A $12.4m success story. And an infographic.
The consultation paper which the Government has released outlines key elements of the Government's CSEF framework for public companies and seeks feedback on whether the CSEF framework should be extended to proprietary companies.
A review of a Swedish equity crowdfunding campaign: Fully wired, you order your smoothie on the touchscreen, pay for it via an app on the smart phone and hey presto, seabuckthorn sprouting forth before your very eyes.
"True" equity crowdfunding open to all is a rarity but it's gathering global steam as more countries enact the necessary legislation. Join us as we take a look around the world in 16 flags.
Disruption plus. JustPark may soon be as ubiquitous a term around the dinner party table as Airbnb or Uber. It's kind of a room for rent - but for irate motorists driving around in circles. Read on to find out about the UK's current highest crowdfunded capital raise.
Equity crowdfunding models are not all created equal. This week we begin to breakdown the various approaches beginning with investor-led and entrepreneur-led models with a view to refining the definition of equity crowdfunding.
This week we introduce the first of three features on equity crowdfunded campaigns and bring you A Tale of Two Ales (from two cities in New Zealand).
Given Australia's imminent Federal Government changes, CrowdReady takes a look at the development of equity crowdfunding legislation and regulation from around the world. Here's the only equity crowdfunding world map that we have seen.
Despite sounding like the Transformer that was adopted out at birth, Oculus Rift is the rewards crowdfunded next-gen virtual reality headset that has so much latent potential, Facebook bought it for a lazy couple of billion dollars US.
Although sounding like a curiously co-branded product from a joint venture with a Swiss watch company, the SwatchMate Cube (now Palette) is an award-winning pocket-sized colour-matching dynamo.
Crowdfunding has been touted as the biggest game changer in venture financing ideas since Acme Corporation backed Wile-E-Coyote in his dogged quest for a roadrunner roast dinner.
The Australian Government's 2015/16 Budget indicates that crowd sourced equity funding will become a reality in the 2016 financial year.