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Int. J. Financial Stud. 2018, 6(4), 95;

Many Are Never Too Many: An Analysis of Crowdfunding Projects in Brazil

Department of Economics, University of Minho, Braga 4710-057, Portugal
Business School, Universidade Municipal de São Caetano do Sul (USCS), São Caetano do Sul 09550-551, Brazil
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Received: 26 October 2018 / Revised: 15 November 2018 / Accepted: 16 November 2018 / Published: 23 November 2018
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This paper analyzed the most important aspects for the success of crowdfunding projects observing the Kickante platform, an important crowdfunding Brazilian platform. We found that the total value per project increased with the number of investors. The value per investor increased with the minimum value invested with rewards and with certain types of promoters (like informal groups or new companies) or with startups. View Full-Text
Keywords: crowdfunding; crowdsourcing; networking crowdfunding; crowdsourcing; networking
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Mourao, P.; Silveira, M.A.P.; De Melo, R.S. Many Are Never Too Many: An Analysis of Crowdfunding Projects in Brazil. Int. J. Financial Stud. 2018, 6, 95.

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