Fueling the Start-up Economy: Crowdfunding on a Transaction-Oriented System

This is the story of how Australian-based Birchal created a crowdfunding platform on CockroachDB  Early stage capital is one of the many financial services sectors experiencing digital disruption. Up and coming startup founders are increasingly turning to online equity crowdfunding platforms instead of pursuing traditional early-stage capital raising methods. In recent years, equity crowdfunding was […]

This is the story of how Australian-based Birchal created a crowdfunding platform on CockroachDB  Early stage capital is one of the many financial services sectors experiencing digital disruption. Up and coming startup founders are increasingly turning to online equity crowdfunding platforms instead of pursuing traditional early-stage capital raising methods.
In recent years, equity crowdfunding was established as a reliable and popular mechanism for startups and SMEs to raise capital. However, building an affordable, easy-to-use online platform for companies (and investors) to use is not an easy feat.
Source: CockroachDB