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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

Where do I find your legal terms and privacy policy?

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.

The information about the investment opportunities profiled on this website is provided for general information and marketing purposes only and should not be considered an invitation or inducement to engage in any investment activity. Complete and comprehensive information about an investment opportunity is only available to the investors who have been approved by a Funderbeam group entity.

You should ensure you carefully read the Risk Disclosure Statement before deciding to proceed with any investment. Funderbeam has taken steps to ensure that the campaign information is clear, fair and not misleading in accordance with its internal verification procedures. Funderbeam does not provide investment advice or any recommendation to invest. The investment opportunity should not be considered as an offer to the public and is not directed at or offered to anyone located in a jurisdiction where it is unlawful to do so.

This page provides you with an overview of the services provided by different entities belonging to Funderbeam Group. In this page, we generally refer to the group as “Funderbeam”, “we”, “us” or “our”. It is important to note that funds can be raised, investments made and trade orders placed through Funderbeam Markets Limited (authorised and regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority under FRN 794918) or Funderbeam Markets Pte Ltd (licensed and regulated by the Monetary Authority of Singapore under Capital Markets Services (CMS) license CMS100863). In parallel, the Marketplace is operated by Funderbeam Markets OÜ, a company registered in Estonia, operating in reliance on certain regulatory exemptions in Estonia.