Investment Tips: Are you researching who you invest in? With Crowdcube Co-Founder Luke Lang

by | Mar 21, 2017

Invstr’s Lea Jakobiak spoke to Crowdcube Co-Founder Luke Lang, the leading investment crowdfunding platform, who discussed the importance of investment research.

Video Transcript

LUKE LANG (Co-Founder, Crowdcube): I think if you’re an investor you should do your due diligence. You should look at the pitch,  you should look at the the people behind the business, you should look at the product in its market, and you should really try and understand it. Every business has its own forum so you can ask questions of the entrepreneur and you can request further information or even request to meet the entrepreneurial or the order team. So, I kind of always urge people to do that. Do your own due diligence but look at what the crowds are asking as well. Look what other investors are asking and you should understand and be clear that these investments are high risk. You know you’re investing in an early stage company often so you need to be prepared for for the risk that you’re going to take on. A lot of startups don’t succeed unfortunately and any returns might be a long way off in the future.

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ALL RIGHTS RESERVED © INVSTR LTD. 2018

Risk Disclosure:
Invstr is a technology platform, not a registered broker-dealer or investment adviser. Invstr does not offer its own recommendations of any security or provide its own research to any user regarding any security transaction or order.
Please note, investing involves risk and investments may lose value. Past performance does not guarantee future results.
Brokerage services are provided by the following:
US-traded securities, including fractional trading, are provided to Invstr users by DriveWealth LLC, a regulated member of FINRA/SIPC. DriveWealth may not establish investment accounts to residents of certain jurisdictions. For more information, including disclaimers, risk and transaction fees click here.
India account traded securities are provided by SIC Stocks & Services PVT Ltd. SIC does not make any personal recommendations to buy, sell or otherwise deal in investments. Investors make their own investment decisions. The services and securities provided by SIC may not be suitable for all customers and, if you have any doubts, you should seek advice from an independent financial adviser. For more information and disclaimers, click here.

 

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