Until recently, potential investors had to go to asset management companies, brokerage firms, private portfolio managers or investment firms to complete the very formal process to invest. But a new crop of mobile and web apps are leveraging tech to make investing more accessible through digital ‘retail’ investment platforms–drawing in beginner investors along the way.
A frontier is by definition a land with nothing to build upon. It’s a field with endless possibilities and Africa is very much like that, but that’s quite a ways off from the destination.
Probably the most recurrent question a startup company would ask is “Why am I having trouble raising money?”; and probably the one thing that investors everywhere have in common is the fact that they will absolutely not put their money into a startup that has not convinced them of its viability beyond reasonable, and sometimes […]