We’ll be distilling the blockchain technology and its application that may well change how we live in the future… Read More Disruptive Blockchains Decrypted: Introducing The Internet of Value
The Malaysian company that helps you cut out the middleman by bringing the Pasar to you. Your weekly shopping at the supermarket seems like the most logical option when it comes to groceries. Is it though? PasarTap doesn’t think so. Think about it. The pack of Australian carrots you just picked up off the shelf… Read More A Fresh Approach to getting your food
Equity crowdfunding is a relatively new financing method, and DuBois et fils is the oldest watch factory in Switzerland. This is the story of how a luxury watch brand successfully reinvented itself – redefining its relationship with shareholders, by giving its customers an opportunity to become part of the brand’s story. When Thomas Steinemann became… Read More How the oldest watch factory in Switzerland re-invented its shareholder base
Gone are the days you have to think of investing as something for suits on the stock exchange. Now that equity crowdfunding (ECF) is here, anyone can invest! This blog post is in the first of an ongoing ‘Investor Education Series’ of articles to demystify the investment process and sharpen your investment skills, let’s get started! 1. The… Read More 10 investor terms you’ll want to know before investing
What can we learn from the first quarter of US Regulation Crowdfunding? It’s been three months since Regulation Crowdfunding in the US, and tech news site Venture Beat have done a great piece on what successes and failures in the space so far can tell us. A key characteristic of equity crowdfunding is that if you don’t… Read More 5 Key Learnings on ECF Successes and Failures from the US
It’s been an exciting week for us here at Ata Plus, and after months of hard work, we are pleased to be kicking-off with a bang. Today, we present you with not just one, but three up and coming companies, each doing some very interesting work within the fintech, e-commerce and crowdfunding landscape. People are… Read More Meet our First Listings!
Half the religion in the world propagates some form of fasting as a path to spiritual cleansing and enlightenment. The underlying principle of fasting/abstaining from the many kinds of human needs and desires is a display of man’s commitment to a cause, be it implicitly or otherwise. Muslims around the world had fasted continuously in… Read More In Pursuit of Collective Happiness
Gary Vaynerchuk, aka GaryVee, is a real life proof why there is no such thing as over night succeass. If you want to be successful then you have to Work! Work! Work! “The first wine guru of the Youtube era”, was a nickname he earned after launching the Wine Library TV in 2006, a Youtube… Read More Gary Vaynerchuk Has A Piece Of Advice That Every Entrepreneur Should Hear.
Our last article demonstrates that the fundraising exercise on crowdfunding could be proven to be very convenient, quick and cheap compared to the conventional way. There are also other inherent benefits you can gain from raising funds through crowdfunding by looking at the mechanism that makes it’s the suitable alternative way for businesses to get… Read More Why Opt for Crowdfunding Part II
We often hear that the financial landscape is changing with the emergence of new technology; and this technology is making it easier for companies to access financing. Since the inception of crowdfunding, and the predominance of reward based crowdfunding with the likes of Kickstarter.com, it was noted that some of the companies who received contributions… Read More Our Four Main Reasons Why Investors Should Look into Equity Crowdfunding