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Equity Crowdfunding Statistics from Altfi about companies that have secured funding

Posted 5 years ago

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Congratulations to altfi.com for taking on the difficult task of collating data and forming an independant report on the status of companies that have raised finance through equity crowdfunding!

Advertised Equity Crowdfunding Pitch

Handset Expert (HE) is a company on a mission to help a customer select his/her next phone or SIM card in a quick, cost-effective, and easy manner. HE claims to provide all the information customers need when buying a new phone and/or SIM and streamline every step of the process. In 2018, 28.8 million handsets were sold in the UK. 61% of consumers expect to buy a new phone in the next two years, and the advent of 5G will usher a new generation of devices. The company, having undergone a thorough test and build phase, believes that it is in a suitable position for a full launch with a comprehensive go-to-market plan in place. It has featured in publications such as The Guardian, The Sun and The Mirror, been recommended by MoneySavingExpert and received Ofcom accreditation. It will use the investment to grow its business across different verticals to become the UK’s go-to mobile recommendation service.

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pledged: 75% days to go: 7 investment: £265,940

Click here to view our full Equity Crowdfunding listing

The report is a must read for anyone involved or interested in the crowdfunding industry and publishes figures such as an estimated average IRR (internal rate of return) of 2.17% across the marketplace, raising as high as 33.79% if investors take full advantage of EIS and SEIS schemes and the company they are investing into qualifies. Please do be aware that the report is subject to limitations, that equity crowdfunding remains high risk and you can lose all capital invested. Nevertheless, it's exciting stuff so if you have a minute check it out here!! - equity crowdfunding statistics from Altfi.com

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