Crowdfunding Investments in Israel-Linked Startups Gain Steam
145 Israeli startups were financed through equity crowdfunding companies in the past five years, according to new report
Hagar Ravet | 17:58 25.09.2017
2017 is on pace to surpass 2016 in terms of aggregated equity crowdfunding of Israel-linked startups, according to a Monday report by IVC Research Center Ltd., a tech-focused Israel-based research company.
Israel-linked startups raised $173 million through equity crowdfunding in the first half of 2017, according to the report, around 73% percent of overall sum raised through crowdfunding in 2016.
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