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Equity crowdfunding: a new model for financing entrepreneurship?


In recent years, the UK has become a leader in fostering an entirely novel mechanism for raising capital for small business enterprises. Saul Estrin and Susanna Khavul explain how ‘equity crowdfunding’ works – and the benefits that online financial marketplaces provide for large networks of investors and entrepreneurs.


Saul Estrin and Susanna Khavul

17 February 2016     Paper Number CEPCP462

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This CentrePiece article is published under the centre's Growth programme.