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Equity Crowdfunding


A way for businesses in early stage can raise money by selling shares to the people, they will make money if the investment grows in value. Company is usually private and small, so it’s shares won’t be available on an exchange, investment will usually qualify for SEIS or EIS, relief claimed via a Self Assessment Tax return.

Note: There’s no guarantee of profitability, and returns won’t appear for years. The shares are illiquid as they can’t be sold on an exchange.

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