Finance: Insight into Crowdfunding for business

Will Leitch is the CEO of the Australian Small Scale Offerings Board (ASSOB), it was founded in 2007 and is now the largest investment crowdfunding platform in Australia and one of the largest in the world. It is an equity-crowdfunding platform that has successfully served both accredited and unaccredited investors, raising more than US$130 million for issuers since its inception. Some 176 companies have been funded to date and not a single case of fraud has been reported. ASSOB operates within the current securities structure in Australia.