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Grow Venture Community
site Crowdfunding / Investing (Equity, Profit and Revenue Sharing)

Grow Venture Community - the Virtual Silicon Valley, is the first global crowdfunding platform. Through its transparent, community-based approach to seed-funding, Grow VC can help startups secure...

Tonya Van Dijk Jan 23, 2011 03:36 am GMT6506 views
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Established in 2009, CrowdCube is the first equity-based crowdfunding platform that allows people to do two things: invest in business ideas and raise finances for their business.

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MicroVentures
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MicroVentures is a "peer to peer" lending platform that connects investors with businesses that need funding. They act as the mediator between the two with the policies and guidelines...

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Invested.in is the world's leading provider of crowdfunding software solutions. Invested.in's crowdfunding technology powers sites for large brands like Coca-Cola, for banks like ATB...

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IOU Central helps small businesses who just miss the bank’s criteria or simply don’t want to deal with all the bureaucracy encountered with a bank and ensure that these businesses are not limited...

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Revenue Trades allow you to: *Fund Your Business. *Earn public funding for your business by achieving milestones. *Offer to share your revenue with potential funders. Claim Stakes of...

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MYC4
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MYC4 is an online marketplace that connects you directly with African entrepreneurs, who lack capital to develop their businesses. We see a huge business potential in Africa waiting to be triggered.

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