criticism

Let's Put Alternative Finance to the Test

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Alternative Finance meets the needs of ordinary people and businesses, or it means nothing to us. We don't care how many banks are destroyed and how many tax breaks are handed out. What we care about are the positive outcomes: where did the money go, what jobs were created, and what were the financial returns to investors, and the social returns to the community.

Crowdfunding Gamekeeper Turns Poacher?

A long time critic of crowdfunding has, we understand, changed sides, and is launching a consultancy to help SMEs raise capital.

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Crowdfund Insider calls Rob Murray Brown a 'gadfly'. We've been reading his blog 'Fantasy Equity Crowdfunding' for some time now, we but have never dared link to any of his posts, because his opinions are forthright, to say the least.