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PBN - CrowdStream - Policy recommendations

The CrowdStream partnership published their policy recommendations on improving the framework conditions for alternative finance for start-ups and social enterprises.
The 4 recommendations are:
1) To establish a dedicated regulatory framework for the implementation of crowdfunding mechanisms
2) To integrate crowdfunding in innovation strategies as a new instrument to support and finance innovative projects from local SMEs, start-ups and social enterprises at the regional level
3) To develop and implement measures for awareness raising and education of wide regional target groups to trigger the emergence of local “crowdfunding communities
4) BSO capacity building and establishment of a network of local crowdfunding knowledge hubs across the Danube countries

The detailed recommendations are available from the link below: