Crowdfunding + Books: Eagle Books

In this post I speak to Sophie Masson about Eagle Books crowdfunding campaign for Jules Verne’s Mikhail Strogoff. Coming from a book publishing background, I have a very strong interest in watching authors and independent publishers use crowdfunding. Expect to see more from me on the blog about this particular niche … Continue reading

OzCrowd brought Jordan Home

Aussie crowdfunding platform OzCrowd has been instrumental in bringing young Queensland man Jordan Darney home after suffering a terrible accident in Prague. While OzCrowd is one of the more recent entrants into the local crowdfunding market, unlike some others, it offers a variety of funding models. This was a huge advantage … Continue reading

Learn about crowd sourced equity funding

Although creative and entrepreneurial crowdfunding projects tend to receive the most media coverage, when it comes to people-powered business, equity-based crowdfunding has attracted much interest. The Australian Government’s Corporations and Markets Advisory Committee (CAMAC) took in feedback for a discussion paper about crowd sourced equity funding and held meetings with … Continue reading