Reasons for fundraising through equity-based crowdfunding in United Kingdom (UK) 2014

Fundraisers' reasons for choosing equity-based crowdfunding in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2014

Reasons for fundraising through equity-based crowdfunding in United Kingdom (UK) 2014 This statistic shows different reasons to choose fundraising through the equity-based crowdfunding rated by importance, according to a survey on the United Kingdom (UK) alternative finance market in 2014. Approximately 47 percent of fundraisers believed transparency was "very important" in their decision to choose this type of scheme.
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Fundraisers' reasons for choosing equity-based crowdfunding in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2014

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Very importantImportantNeither important nor unimportantUnimportantVery unimportant
Transparency47%37%13%3%0%
I can raise money on my own terms46%38%13%0%3%
Easier to get funded than through traditional channels41%41%10%8%0%
Speed39%47%11%3%0%
More control39%39%16%5%0%
Unable to source funding locally32%34%16%11%8%
Ease of use30%57%14%0%0%
Unable to get funding elsewhere29%34%18%13%5%
Better service24%37%26%11%3%
Non-financial benefits22%32%32%14%0%
Because the money comes from individuals16%29%42%8%5%
Curiosity10%23%33%13%21%
Very importantImportantNeither important nor unimportantUnimportantVery unimportant
Transparency47%37%13%3%0%
I can raise money on my own terms46%38%13%0%3%
Easier to get funded than through traditional channels41%41%10%8%0%
Speed39%47%11%3%0%
More control39%39%16%5%0%
Unable to source funding locally32%34%16%11%8%
Ease of use30%57%14%0%0%
Unable to get funding elsewhere29%34%18%13%5%
Better service24%37%26%11%3%
Non-financial benefits22%32%32%14%0%
Because the money comes from individuals16%29%42%8%5%
Curiosity10%23%33%13%21%
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This statistic shows different reasons to choose fundraising through the equity-based crowdfunding rated by importance, according to a survey on the United Kingdom (UK) alternative finance market in 2014. Approximately 47 percent of fundraisers believed transparency was "very important" in their decision to choose this type of scheme.
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