Investing in start-ups: How to set yourself up as a ‘Dragon’

MoneyWeek magazine cover illustrationYou don’t need to have big piles of cash to invest like the Dragons – just get involved in equity crowdfunding, says Ed Bowsher.

Investing in stocks can be very profitable. But for most of us, it’s not an overnight path to riches. It takes a long time and patient compounding to build your wealth in the stock market.

That’s partly because, by the time many companies are listed, they’re at a certain level of maturity, with the most stratospheric growth already behind [...]



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