What does Funderbeam do?
Learn the basics of what we offer and how you can use our platform.
Can anyone use Funderbeam?
Learn who can use Funderbeam and how to get started
What are the risks?
Before investing, it's important to understand the risks
How do I sign up and get verified?
A short tutorial detailing the simple process of creating a free user account and become a verified investor
Why is Funderbeam only in English?
Having a global product means using one common language
What do I get for my Investment?
An overview of what investors receive for their investment on Funderbeam
What payment methods can I use?
Information about Bank, Card and Transferwise Payments to your Funderbeam wallet and currency conversion
How to make a payment with your card
A step by step process on how to use card payments when adding funds to your Funderbeam wallet
Keeping your Funderbeam experience online Secure and Safe
Overfunded Syndicates: Considerations on Allocation of Proposals
How can I Invest as Company?
Information about Investing through your company on Funderbeam
What is a lead investor?
Find out more about leading a syndicate and the role of a syndicate administrator
How do syndicates work?
Each investment opportunity brings together the company, its lead investor and a community of investors
What are the different instruments available?
Funderbeam supports four different financial instruments: equity, convertible note, fund and bonds.
What is an indication?
Description of the first stage of investing in an active syndicate
What is an investment proposal?
When the indication deadline has passed the lead investor will begin the next step towards completing the fundraising campaign
What is the smallest amount I can invest?
This is the minimum financial barrier to begin using the platform
What are the additional costs?
When investing and/or trading, understand all the fees involved
At what price should I trade?
A few things to consider before buying or selling investments
What happens when a company exits?
When a company has been sold/purchased or goes public (IPO)
What tax information do I need to be aware of?
Declaration, documentation, and liabilities
What happens if Funderbeam/Startup goes out of business?
What will happen to my investment?
How do I get information about investments?
Before and after investing into a company this is what you can/should expect
How do I start trading?
The beginner's process of buying and selling investments
How can a company become tradable on Funderbeam?
An outline of the various options in becoming tradable on the platform
What is priority right?
When you are an investor in a syndicate, you have a special right to purchase investments before everyone else outside the syndicate
Is it possible to list already existing assets?
Clean up your cap table and make your assets tradable
What are the costs for trading?
For now, trading is absolutely free!
Which country’s residents are not allowed to trade or invest on Funderbeam?
The countries excluded from trading and investing on Funderbeam
How does Funderbeam avoid market manipulation?
We do not tolerate deliberate attempts to interfere with our marketplace
Why is trading closed?
This article explains why trading is not possible in certain situations and how you can find information about when it will be again
How do I add and withdraw funds from my wallet?
What you need to know about adding money to and withdrawing money from your account
Why do you need my phone number?
What two-factor authentication is and why we require it for transactions on funderbeam
How do I invest in a syndicate?
The steps that are involved when an investor wants to invest in a syndicate
What is the difference between primary and secondary market?
The main differences between the two terms
Information on EIS and SEIS
Can investors benefit from EIS and SEIS on Funderbeam? What are these schemes anyway? Learn more here
Why are some investments restricted more than others?
Understand why some investments, specifically funds, are more restricted than others
How do you make your shares tradable?
Why you should transfer your shares and how does the nominee structure work?
How do you transfer an Estonian company’s shares to Funderbeam
How to transfer between Funderbeam and personal securities account
Are there fees for making your shares tradable?
What is an instrument multiplier?
How much can I raise on Funderbeam?
Details about whether we have a maximum or minimum amount you can fundraise.
Can I lead a syndicate to raise funding for my own startup?
Information about whether or not it is possible to be the lead investor in your own startup.
What are the costs of fundraising?
Fundraising campaign fee structure
How can I start raising funds?
Depending on whether you are a founder or an investor, there are different steps to take
Are there prerequisites to raising funds on Funderbeam?
The basics of what you'll need in order to be approved to launch a fundraising campaign
What is the process of fundraising?
Learn about how the fundraising process works on Funderbeam and what are the steps
How can I structure a deal?
What different types of structures are available for your company
How does Funderbeam select and on-board investment opportunities?
Does Funderbeam use Blockchain?
Learn how we apply the blockchain and cryptocurrency to our platform
Are you hiring?
We have a great and growing team here at Funderbeam. Join us!
How do I remove my account(s)?
I would like to close/delete my Funderbeam account
Our terms for investing, trading, as well as research
Is this legal?
Using Funderbeam to invest and trade in startups and companies
How do I change my bank account?
Article for adding or changing the bank account used for depositing and withdrawing funds into your Funderbeam wallet
Changing your service provider to our authorised UK company
What does it mean for you that Funderbeam is now Authorised?
What is a non-readily realisable security?
Helping understand what it is
Making a payment via TransferWise
A short overview on how to make a currency conversion using our partner TransferWise for your investment
What are the differences between a loan-based SPV and a Nominee?
Choosing the best legal structure for your fundraise and understanding the fundraising model before investing.