Malaysia is located in the heart of Southeast Asia, right within the fast growing ASEAN region, amongst the member countries which are Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Brunei, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar. It has one of the largest income per capita among ASEAN countries and has become one of the most attractive venues to conduct business, whether these are startups or multinational companies.
Potential for Equity Crowdfunding
Equity Crowdfunding has the capability to fill a space as a substitute for conventional financing and assist businesses expand by providing access to capital.
Estimated funding gap faced by local small, medium businesses.
Has been raised through local Equity Crowdfunding and peer-to-peer (P2P) financing platforms as of September 2019.
Investors have approximately contributed towards raising funds.
Micro small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) have received financing through crowdfunding since 2015.