A new approach to crowdfunding: build your own platform
Crowdfunding is one of the most well recognised forms of alternative finance, with platforms such as Crowdcube and Kickstarter firmly embedded in the public consciousness. But how many people can say they’ve set up their own crowdfunding platform from scratch to help their business prosper? Meet Tim Fouracres, founder and chief executive of cloud accounting software firm, Clear Books. With over 7,000 customers and 32,000 followers on Twitter, he has tapped into the company’s loyal following.