The United Kingdom dominates the crowdfunding landscape in Europe in terms of market volume per capita. The country’s overall market share in Europe reached 81% with €4.412M in 2015.
1.09M people invested, donated or lent via online alternative finance platforms in the UK.
254.721 individuals, projects, not-for-profits and businesses raised finance via online alternative finance models.
Trend Donation-based crowdfunding grew by 507% from £2M in 2014 to £12M in 2015. Equity-based crowdfunding is the second fastest growing sector - up by 295% from £84M raised in 2014 to £332M (including real estate crowdfunding) in 2015.
published by European Crowdfunding Network