Essays about: "Investment Crowdfunding"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words Investment Crowdfunding.

  1. 1. Determinants of success on Crowdfunding in Europe. : Evidence from Kickstarter Platform

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Centre for Entrepreneurship and Spatial Economics (CEnSE); Jönköping University/IHH, Centre for Entrepreneurship and Spatial Economics (CEnSE)

    Author : Ernestina Aba Afful; Sabahat Nasim; [2020]
    Keywords : Funding Gap; SMEs; Crowdfunding; Investment Crowdfunding;

    Abstract : Crowdfunding has become an alternative source of funding for small medium enterprises (SMEs) due to inadequate or lack of finance at its start-up. There has been lot of analysis by scholars pertaining the determinants of crowdfunding success and the objective of this theory is to pinpoint the factors of a successful crowdfunding project based on the most analyzed determinants by prior researchers (technology-based projects, social media and entertainment-based projects, other projects (such as food, publishing, arts), visual features (such as pictures, comments, updates, videos,etc), as well as investors contribution. READ MORE

  2. 2. Initial Coin Offering, Don't you want to miss the next big thing?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Dung Truong; [2019]
    Keywords : Initial Coin Offering ICO ; Crowdfunding; Entrepreneurial Finance; Tokens; Cryptocurrency;

    Abstract : Initial Coin Offering (ICO) is an increasingly popular way for new technology ventures to raise funds from the public in recent years. Considering the novelty of ICO, there is a lack of research that investigates the motivational factors of investors who participated in ICO investment. READ MORE

  3. 3. Raising Capital in the Real Estate Industry : Crowdlending as a Financing Source

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Edwin Davis; Malin Wiberg; Daniel Magnusson; [2019]
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    Abstract : Abstract Background: Since the financial crisis in 2008, it has become more challenging for small and medium-sized companies to obtain loans from traditional financial institutes. This has in turn lead to an increase in demand for alternative financing methods. READ MORE

  4. 4. Puzzles of the crowd: Investors' perceptions of information asymmetry and agency problems in equity crowdfunding

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Anton Löwstedt; Michael Pihl; [2019]
    Keywords : Agency theory; Equity crowdfunding; Financial intermediaries; Information asymmetry;

    Abstract : Equity crowdfunding is an emerging type of financing, providing small firms with a new source of capital and small private investors with new investment opportunities. Thereby, large crowds of small private investors are introduced to a context suggested to be particularly informationally opaque and where agency challenges exist. READ MORE

  5. 5. Entrepreneurial behaviour after financing: Angel investment, crowdfunding and ICOs

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Adam Chasourakis; Thomas Lundgren; [2018-07-06]
    Keywords : entrepreneurial behaviour; crowdfunding; initial coin offering; angel investors; confidence; risk propensity; conscientiousness; openness to experience;

    Abstract : MSc in Knowledge-based Entrepreneurship.... READ MORE