Bnk to the Future (BTTF) is the world’s first peer-to-peer market allowing businesses to raise debt, equity or donations from consumers and investors in one place.
“The financial system is broken and it needs disrupting. We believe that disruption is going to come from entrepreneurs and a new breed of investors, not governments and banks. It is very important to us that this disruption is funded independent of the banking system so we don’t recreate the problems with banking all over again online.” – Simon Dixon, Bnk To The Future co-founder and CEO
BTTF focuses on financial innovation and technology projects. In an interview with BNC, Co-Founder and CEO Simon Dixon explained that a startup can easily apply for a listing on the equity crowdfunding site online, but must include an investor slide deck. “If we like it we call them for a phone pitch and often invite them to pitch on our TV show.”
The TV show, Crowd Factor, is hosted by Dixon and Financial Journalist, FinTech Entrepreneur and Investor, Max Keiser. “If they are a good fit and they pass due diligence then we will work to get their best pitch