Finance

Technology & rewards-based crowdfunding

Provided by IDG Connect Insider

Category Finance

Type White Paper

Length 12

Publish Date August 30 2017

Date posted August 30 2017

Overview

In less than 10 years, crowdfunding platforms have gone from non-existent to a multibillion dollar industry. The likes of Oculus and Pebble have used crowdfunding to bring long-abandoned technologies back into the public consciousness and create whole new industries. 

Focusing mainly on rewards-based crowdfunding, this updated IDG Connect report explores the trends and experiences of crowdfunded companies. It includes analysis and lessons learned from the 100+ campaigns we’ve talked to, highlights success stories and what happened next, and examines whether companies see crowdfunding as a viable alternative to traditional funding routes.

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