12 Mar '13, 6am

A lot of idea won't take of in Singapore. One of them is crowdfunding

Why Crowdfunding sites won’t take off in Singapore March 12, 2013 by Guest Contributor By Daylon Soh , founder of online creative goods store CuriousCatch and managing editor of Open Brief , a web publication on creativity and culture. When Melbourne-based crowdfunding site Pozible launched in 2010, they were already already chasing the tail of the largest crowdfunding site, Kickstarter, based in New York City, USA. Yet in Australia, founders Rick Chen and Alan Crabbe were the first to introduce the idea of having the masses pledge sums of money towards creative projects via their website. Other than working around heavy regulations set by the Australian Securities and Investment (ASIC), Chen and Crabbe had to gain the trust of project creators and build confidence amongst the general public to increase pledge support. Events like “Let’s Talk Crowdfunding” , hosted at HUB ...

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