Fintech Genome

Which Crowdfunding platforms have a model that assumes that the power really lies with the entrepreneur?

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We reported from the Swiss Fintech Reverse Pitch event where investors pitched the entrepreneurs:

This was unusual and innovative in a market like Switzerland where access to VC has been hard.

It is more normal in Silicon Valley where there is intense competition among investors to get into the best ventures. The leading matchmaking platform in Silicon Valley - Angel List - gets their cut from the investor rather than entrepreneur. This shows where the power lies in Silicon Valley - with the entrepreneur.

Do you think we will see this spread to Europe and Asia?