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What is crowdfunding?

  • How you could fund the dreams of budding entrepreneurs with just £5
  • Learn about the different types of crowdfunding
  • The tax breaks you could get by backing a start-up
  • How to manage the big risks in crowdfunding

What's in this guide

Crowdfunding explained

Learn what crowdfunding is and the different types of crowdfunding activity investors can take part in.

Equity crowdfunding explained

How to invest in the shares of start-up companies through equity crowdfunding.

Reward crowdfunding

Learn how reward crowdfunding websites work and how to make the most of them.

Crowdfunding tax benefits

Find out what tax benefits are on offer when investing through equity crowdfunding websites.

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