“Between Venture Capital and Crowdfunding: Meet the Angels Club of Jon Medved…Medved is one of Israel’s veteran entrepreneurs and venture capitalists. His solution combines one of the hottest trends in the world today, crowdfunding, together with a special twist…in terms of operation, OurCrowd resembles a venture capital fund” (Hebrew article)
JERUSALEM–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Israel’s OurCrowd announced today that it has closed $5.5M in Series A funding and successfully closed 12 company funding rounds from accredited investors in its first quarter of operation with an average deal size of $500,000. Total capital raised for companies and the platform now totals over $12M.
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Crowdfunding is hitting Israel too. OurCrowd, an equity crowd funding platform for accredited investors interested in Israeli startups, closed $5.5 million in its first round of funding. To date, OurCrowd has raised money for 12 for companies on the platform, with an average deal size of $500,000.
“Crowdfunding is quickly becoming a popular model for start-up fundraising, and an Israeli group has taken the model and run with it… a new, innovative crowdfunding project organized by ten of Israel’s top investment professionals, called OurCrowd”
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