Today, the Ata Plus team polished off three bags of chips and some nasi lemak. We made sure to eat the cucumbers in the nasi lemak, because that’s the most veggie we’ve gotten all week. And hey, no judgement – today’s society is mostly employed in jobs that require we sit at a computer for… Read More Be all you can be with PurelyB
It’s always difficult for a startup to, well, start up. Dreaming, as Blondie once sang, is free – but cold hard cash is a little harder to come by. The average startup is run by people who are decidedly not average. To pour time, effort and money into a project you believe in is one… Read More Many hands make light work in the world of equity crowdfunding
Last week we decided to celebrate Chinese New Year by sending crypto-ang pows to our fans as well as pushing for people to get to know another medium of value that exists exclusively digital; cryptocurrencies. This time with the festive season extending to Thaipusam celebration, we’re offering you a glimpse of the future shaped by… Read More Festive season still ain’t over, and there’s loads to share!
Education empowers people, but not everyone can afford one. There are many who understand its true value however, and many who would be happy to help others get an education – if they knew how. In this era of digital, Skolafund have come up with an answer, and it involves the crowd… Education – A Human Right… Read More Crowd-Powering Education
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!