Image source VCs love to invest in technology and business models that disrupt the old established way of doing things. The irony that VC is now an old established way of doing things has not been lost on many people and the disruption of VC has been much forecast forRead More
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My test was pretty cursory, the kind of quick test that entrepreneurs make when seeing whether to take the time to use a service. I tested: Angel List Crowdcube Seedrs I make no apologies for not testing all the platforms. No busy entrepreneur would do that; crowdfunding is a network effects game. If I have […]
Angel List Syndicates enables angels who want to be VCs to establish a track record and then be remunerated like VCs for taking the lead on a deal. Then Angel List takes care of the admin side of being a VC. Most innovations that change the world look ridiculous at first – think Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, […]
For London to earn the coveted label of “Fintech capital of the world”, there need to be a couple of unicorns, the companies that trip off the tongue when talking about London and Fintech. In Silicon Valley lingo (the Esperanto of high trajectory startups), a “unicorn” is a multi-$ billion startup. Like unicorns and perfect […]
Crowdfunding sites are popping up like mushrooms – or like social networking sites in the 2004-2007 era. I don’t think it will consolidate down to quite such a small end list as social networking, but it will be pretty close. Network effects businesses always tend towards a winner takes all result. Regulatory barriers by country […]