Founded in 2010, crowdsourcing.org, is a neutral professional association dedicated solely to crowdsourcing and crowdfunding. As one of the most influential and credible authorities in the crowdsourcing space, crowdsourcing.org is recognized worldwide for its intellectual capital, crowdsourcing and crowdfunding practice expertise and unbiased thought leadership.
Crowdsourcing.org's mission is to serve as an invaluable source of information to analysts, researchers, journalists, investors, business owners, crowdsourcing experts and participants in crowdsourcing and crowdfunding platforms.
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Crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending companies are generating a lot of excitement — for proof, look no further than Lending Club’s recent IPO. And if KPMG’s inaugural report on the top 50 fintech innovators is any indication, the buzz around crowdfinance is not just hot air. Read on to find out which crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending companies made the cut!
In this end-of-week edition of Crowd Coffee: European Securities and Markets Authority wants crowdfunding to have clear regulations; the effect of the sharing economy on workers; top ten crowdsourcing campaigns of 2014; and more.
With thousands of crowdfunding platforms having launched in the past several years, and new ones popping up on a weekly basis, it’s increasingly difficult for new platforms to stand out. But Funderbuilt, which opened to the public this summer, has managed to do just that with its low fee structure and a process that guides project owners on how to create campaigns that have the best chance at reaching their goal. Read all about it, after the jump.
In this Crowd Coffee: top ten equity crowdfunding campaigns of the year; how to become a 'Staff Pick' on Kickstarter; crowdsourcing entertainment ideas; sharing economy and risk; and more.
In October 2014, Malaysia’s Prime Minister, Najib Razak, announced new Digital Malaysia initiatives to further extend the benefits of the "digital economy" to the B40 and to deepen the economic impact of niche sectors. One of the key initiatives is to enhance the standard of living of the B40 community by accelerating existing efforts under Digital Malaysia to help the poor earn new income via crowdsourcing.