Crowdfunding could be “alternative” funding model for juniors

By Liz Gyekye
Published: Monday, 02 November 2015

As miners continue to struggle with funds in a tough financing climate, crowdfunding is being seen as a viable alternative to traditional forms of investment, according to industry specialists.

Crowdfunding could be a viable source of capital for junior miners struggling to raise funds, according to industry experts.

Typically carried out using the internet, crowdfunding is the practice of funding a project or venture by raising small, high-volume monetary contributions of capital from a large number of people.

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