You probably have never heard of Neufund if you live here in the United States. So, why is everyone in Europe talking about this cryptocurrency startup? Neufund is the new way to fund ventures. It provides a blockchain-based fundraising. The young startup provide creators with the tools to fund their ventures by going directly to those who believe in their success. Its platform bridges the gap between investors and inventors, and at the same time aligns their interests. Neufund has been covered by major news media such as: Reuters, New York Times, Forbes, TechCrunch and many more. Nefund was founded on Sep 1, 2016 by Zoe Adamovicz and Marcin Rudolf.
The Berlin-based startup raised nearly $12 million from private investors to create equity token and complete its fund-raising platform. Zoe Adamovicz, Neufund’s CEO, said the platform is already set up, and that by the first quarter of 2018 companies will be able to use it to raise funds.
Neufund platform is also part of a live ecosystem. Neufund’s effort goes into contributing to the blockchain community building an ecosystem of technological and legal innovation to strengthen and expand the crypto-space. Neufund’s platform will allow investors to finance projects, while acquiring equity in the form of tradable crypto-currencies. According to Zoe, Neufund creates a new type of asset: a token that represents equity, but is liquid and tradable like a currency. Startups can typically raise funds directly from investors in initial coin offerings (ICOs). The company’s contributions include: initial coin offerings (ICO) Transparency Monitor, the Blockchain Policy Initiative Report, and our ESOP: Options On-Chain.