EquityNet is a recognized pioneer of crowdfunding and has operated one of the largest business crowdfunding platforms since 2005. The multi-patented EquityNet platform includes over 100,000 individual entrepreneurs and investors, incubators, government support entities, and other members of the entrepreneurial community. EquityNet provides access to thousands of investors and has helped entrepreneurs across North America raise over $115 million in equity, debt, and royalty-based capital in the last year.
We offer more than just large numbers of entrepreneurs and investors. By combining our patented analytics, large proprietary business benchmarking database, and market-leading standardization, EquityNet achieves a superior experience for investors and a higher funding success rate for entrepreneurs. EquityNet's patented Enterprise Analyzer™ technology enables entrepreneurs to analyze and optimize their business plan before they engage investors. Investors and business supporters in turn use EquityNet's advanced technology to efficiently screen and analyze businesses to fund and support entrepreneurs.
According to industry research by Crowdsourcing.org and the World Bank, crowdfunding generated $16.2 billion in funding transactions in 2014 and will surpass $300 billion in funding transactions by 2025. EquityNet has positioned itself as a leading business crowdfunding platform with platform populations and marketplace activity growing at rates of 200% to 500% per year.