27 Sep 2017

Globes: 145 Israeli startups raise capital through crowdfunding in 5 years

17 of the companies have already achieved exits.

Figures published today by the IVC Research Center show increasing use of crowdfunding in high tech. IVC reports that 145 startups have raised a total of $197 million through crowdfunding over the past five years. The figures also show that 17 of the companies that utilized crowdfunding, 12%, have had successful exits. Israel currently has nine different platforms accommodating investments in technology companies through crowdfunding, two of which are foreign. The largest player in this market is the OurCrowd equity crowdfunding platform.

Read more here: http://www.globes.co.il/en/article.aspx?did=1001206131&from=iglobes