Alternative Finance Reports

Download our reports to get an in-depth perspective on issues affecting the alternative finance industry in the developing world. We publish regular reports as well as specialized research aimed at specific topics.

Crowdfunding for Entrepreneurship Report

Help us celebrate global entrepreneurship week #GEW2015 @alliedcrowds

Featuring interviews and insights from: Kiva Indiegogo Funding Circle Global Entrepreneur Week

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Diaspora Crowdfunding Report

In this issue:

  • Market Overview
  • Benefits of Engaging the Diaspora Through Crowdfunding
  • Non-financial Benefits of Diaspora Engagement
  • Case Study: GlobalGiving
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Crowdfunding Annual Report

In this issue (January 2016):

  • 2015 Statistics
  • 2016 Forecast
  • Recapping the Year
  • Crowdfunding Regulations
  • Crowdfunding and the SDGs
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November 2015 Crowdfunding Report

In this issue (November 2015):

  • Crowdfunding in October
  • In the Spotlight: Jamaica
  • JOBS Act's Impact Abroad
  • Crowdfunding for Renewables
  • Platform Profile: Lendahand
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October 2015 Crowdfunding Report

In this issue (October 2015):

  • Q3 Numbers
  • In the Spotlight: Middle East and North Africa
  • Diaspora Crowdfunding
  • Crowdfunding for Refugees
  • Platform Profile: Ketto
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September 2015 Crowdfunding Report

In this issue (September 2015):

  • Expanding the AlliedCrowds Universe
  • In the Spotlight: Asia
  • Regional Leader: India
  • Crowdfunding for Disaster Relief
  • Platform Profile: Watsi
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August 2015 Crowdfunding Report

In this issue (August 2015):

  • AlliedCrowds Country Rankings
  • July Recap
  • In the Spotlight: South America
  • Regional Leader: Brazil
  • Crowdfunding for Education
  • Platform Profile: GlobalGiving
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July 2015 Crowdfunding Report

In this issue (July 2015 Q2):

  • Q2 Crowdfunding Recap
  • New AlliedCrowds Country Rankings
  • Crowdfunding activity in Africa
  • Sector spotlight: Renewable energy
  • Kenya's crowdfunding potential
  • Platform Profile: Indiegogo Life
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June 2015 Crowdfunding Report

In this issue (June 2015):

  • Find out what's trending
  • What countries are raising the most
  • Annual forecast of key metrics
  • Spotlight on Nepal
  • Insights into global state of crowdfunding
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