PETER DIAMANDIS

We are sharing with you this new post writed by our speaker Peter Diamandis:

“Nothing accelerates technological innovation like cash. Lots of cash.

More bucks mean more Buck Rogers.

 

More cash translates into more people building, experimenting, failing, and eventually creating breakthroughs.

There is now more “capital abundance” than any other time. As The Economist points out, companies raised more capital in 2020 (in the midst of a pandemic) than any time in human history.

 

We will experience an unprecedented era of capital abundance and this will massively accelerate innovation and fund crazy ideas and Moonshots.

 

In this blog, let’s look at three areas:

 

Crowdfunding
Venture funding
SPACs

Let’s dive in.

 

(1) CROWDFUNDING

At the low end of the capital abundance spectrum is crowdfunding: a peer-to-peer network where any person can present their product or service to the world and ask for funding.

Funding can come in the form of a loan, an equity investment, a reward, or an advanced purchase of the proposed product or service. (…)”

 

Read more: https://www.diamandis.com/blog/capital-velocity