Non-financial support from reward-based crowdfunding funders in the UK 2014

This statistic shows the non-financial support that was received by fundraisers from funders through reward-based crowdfunding in the United Kingdom, according to a survey of the alternative finance market conducted in 2014. Approximately 74 percent of fundraisers received support in the way of networking and connections in addition to financial capital from their funders.

Did you receive the following non-financial support from your funders?

Share of respondents
Networking and connections74%
Marketing or advocacy72%
Proof of concept or market validation64%
Assistance with project/product development51%
Help with their expertise and knowledge45%
Involvement in creative processes42%
Help with follow-on funding23%
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Source

Release date

November 2014

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

March to September 2014

Special properties

Fundraisers*

Supplementary notes

The source adds the following information: "Within reward-based crowdfunding individuals donate towards a specific project with the expectation of receiving a tangible non financial reward or product at a later date".

* The source adds the following regarding the methodology: "Four stages of research activity were carried out from March to September 2014. (1) Stage one involved collecting primary transactional data directly from alternative finance platforms. (2) Stage two consisted of designing and distributing model-specific questionnaires to survey funders and fundraisers of alternative finance. In total 15,658 users were surveyed. (3) Stage three conducted in association with ACCA and PwC included two external national surveys to understand the level of awareness among consumers of alternative finance. 2,007 consumers and 506 SMEs were surveyed. (4) Stage four was the industry-wide tracking survey among UK crowdfunding associations and P2P associations to gather industrial figures for year 2014. Transactional data was collected for quarters one to three of 2014."

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