Venture Capital Company BD Venture LTD launched country’s first ever web-based crowdfunding platform ‘FundSME.com.bd‘. Through this initiative, it will help entrepreneurs to raise the necessary capital from the crowd to accelerate their businesses. Mr. M Ehsanul Haque, the Chairman of BD Venture LTD disclosed the news at a programme on 26th September 2018. Syed Almas Kabir, the President of the BASIS, officially inaugurated the platform in the presence of the media personnel, entrepreneurs and renowned IT experts of the country.
FUND SME is an equity-based crowdfunding platform that makes it easy for businesses to raise capital from its network of accredited investors. This platform allows entrepreneurs to share their profiles and business plans with a network of investors, venture capitalists, and business supporters. From profile creation to marketing, at every stage entrepreneurs will receive all the necessary support from this platform to get the fund they need.
The idea of crowdfunding is very popular around the world. It empowers a business idea or venture by raising a small amount of money from a large number of people. While Bangladesh is going through a startup revolution, such an initiative will help entrepreneurs to bring their ideas to life by raising the initial funding they need. At the same time, it will also allow the investors to invest a small amount of money in promising startups or ventures.