Crowdfunding Growth Rate– A Brief Look At the Industry
How is the crowdfunding growth rate over the last years? Is it growing or not? Is the crowd investing industry looking to a bright future ahead? Well, why don’t you take a look at the crowdfunding growth rate report by Massolution on the number of platforms worldwide. Taking a look at it will be enough to see how the numbers had been over the years.
The increase or decrease in the crowdfunding growth rate over the past few years has a direct connection with the numbers of platforms worldwide. An increase in its numbers will give a clear indication of the growth rate of the industry.
Rough look On The Crowdfunding Growth Rate On Numbers Of Platforms Worldwide
It is estimated by experts to grow in significance when the SEC of the U.S will be able to come up with its final set of laws on equity crowdfunding. Do know that the said country is the only nation that accounts for the most numbers of platforms as per reported by the same source.
However, it is the European region that accounts the most numbers of platforms in a region as per provided in the same report.
2007 To 2011 Crowdfunding Growth Rate On The Numbers Of Platforms Based On Category
Crowdfunding Growth Of Platforms In Equity Category
Based from the same source, it provided that the equity based model had grown as an annual compounded growth rate of 114%. From having only 1 in number for the year 2007 it jumped to 3 by the following year. It had continued to grow to 10 in all in the year 2009. By 2010, it went up to 15 in numbers. And in 2011, it was found to be 21 in total.
One important thing to note here is that, these results were taken before the JOBS Act of the U.S was signed into law. For those who do not know, the said act lifts the ban on equity crowdfunding in the said country.
However, to venture into one is not yet allowed by its law as of the moment of this writing. For more idea on this, do check out the post “Crowdfunding In Different Countries – Legal Or Not?” With its SEC to finally lift the restriction in the days to come do expect an increase in the crowdfunding growth of equity platforms.
Crowdfunding Growth Of Platforms On Lending Based Category
The number of lending based platforms for the year 2007 was found to be more or less 4 in numbers. It went up to 9 in all by 2008. In 2009, it was found to increase by 1 with only 10 in numbers. But for the year 2010, it had shown a significant growth in numbers of platforms by more or less 9%. It was found to be 18 in numbers. However, for 2011, it had only an increase of 2 in numbers. There were said only 20 platforms of this kind in the said year.
Crowdfunding Growth Of Platforms On Rewards Based Category
In the year 2007, there were only 6 rewards based platforms. It went up to 7 in 2008. By 2009, it had grown to 10 in numbers. In 2010 it had a significant increased to 25. But it was in 2010 that it dramatically went up to 62 in numbers.
Crowdfunding Growth Of Platforms On Donation Based Category
For this category, the number of platforms in 2007 was around 10. It grew to 17 by 2008. From there it continued to grow to 23 in numbers by 2009. And in 2010, it was found to be 30 in all. From there it had grown to 40 in 2011.
Summary And Analysis Of Crowdfunding Growth Rate Of Platforms Worldwide
Looking at the growth in the numbers of platforms based on category, it is the rewards based that had showed the most increased. This has something to do with the U.S as the only country with most numbers of platforms.
To reiterate, equity crowdfunding is still not yet allowed by law in the said area. It is therefore expected that such kind of platform will still be minute in numbers. It may be so as it can only accept formal investors as of the moment.
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