Entries by Yunuo Zhao

ENTRANCE Project | What’s the role of CrowdfundingHub?

On January 14th 2021, 15 organizations from 7 different European countries, coordinated by PNO Consultants, met during an online Kick-Off-Meeting of the ENTRANCE project, which is launched on 1st January 2021. ENTRANCE aims to offer a legitimate European matchmaking platform and complementary off-line services designed to mobilise financial resources to accelerate the market access and […]

Report | Make Employee Ownership Work in Startups and SMEs

Employee ownership offers opportunities for a more equal distribution of assets, higher investments and more growth-oriented entrepreneurship. If employees can also become co-owners, this can yield individual, company-level and broad social benefits. Also, employee ownership is an incentive for entrepreneurship and higher morale. The benefits of employee ownership are proven evident in the report Making […]

CrowdThermal Webinar | Targeting Accessibility and Co-ownership for Geothermal Projects

CrowdThermal project aims to empower the European public to directly participate in the development of geothermal projects with the help of alternative financing schemes (crowdfunding). It is funded by EU Horizon 2020. One of European Union’s challenges is to increase the use of renewable energy to 32% by the year of 2030, and become energy […]

Italy | Crowdfunding Report 2020

Introduction Every year, Starteed realizes the Report on Crowdfunding in Italy. The research activity, born as a mapping of the main trends of the sector in Italy, over time has become a point of reference for the analysis of the health of the entire sector. Only Italian platforms in the Donation & Reward, Equity and […]

Employee Ownership | What Opportunities Will It Bring ?

Employee ownership is the process whereby employees are more involved in decision making processes – it is one of the means of employee empowerment. Individual employees show more mental and emotional involvement, their motivation is also improved because employees feel committed and responsible for organisational tasks. Employee ownership can lead to individual, corporate and economic […]

DIFME Thematic Event | Alternative Finance for Entrepreneurs

What is DIFME? DIFME stands for Digital Internationalisation and Financial Literacy Skills for Micro Entrepreneurs. The DIFME project seeks to deliver a curriculum to meet the real needs of entrepreneurs in the areas of financial literacy and digital skills. What will DIFME do? Through an in-depth analysis of the needs of entrepreneurs and the entrepreneurship […]

Launch of ENTRANCE | Boosting Sustainable Transport Solutions in Europe

  Launch of ENTRANCE: Accelerating the market access and scale up of “first of a kind” zero emissions sustainable transport solutions How can Europe boost the uptake and upscaling of innovative transport and mobility solutions? On January 14th, 15 organisations from 7 different European countries, coordinated by PNO Consultants, met during an online Kick-Off-Meeting of the […]

France | Barometer of Crowdfunding 2019 FPF-MAZARS

Financement Participatif France (FPF, English: Participative Financing France) and Mazars have collaborated for the publication of reference barometer of Crowdfunding in France, 2019. This report is published on 20th Feb, 2020. Crowdfunding continues to grow and has confirmed its role as an alternative financing method. An overview of crowdfunding in France A year of record […]

Launch of CrowdfundingHub

Launch CrowdfundingHub 30 March – 1 April, 2016 Crowdfunding Leadership Event 30 March, Amsterdam EC conference – Innovative Entreprise 31 March – 1 April, The Hague Crowdfunding Leadership Event European Experts, Thought Leaders and Representatives of Crowdfunding Associations will meet in Amsterdam on 30 March. On invitation only Interactive programme, starting at 13.00 hours (welcome […]

Switzerland | Current State of Alternative Finance 2020

Today’s expert   Andreas Pages Andreas’ professional career spans over 15 years within business and IT consulting, management roles, accountmanagement, product management, business development, venturing, board of director mandates as well asentrepreneurial and startup experience. He is now a member of Finchrockers and the head of Capgemini Invent.   LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/andreaspages/ An estimation on market […]