FAQ's

FOR INVESTORS

Why do companies finance their projects through SpaceStarters and not through a bank?


How much does the use of SpaceStarters costs? (For investors)


What data do I need to provide during registration and investment process, and what about my privacy?


When is the best time to invest in a project?


How long do I have time to invest in a company?


Can I also invest from abroad?


Can I also invest anonymously?


Why is my full address and my tax number needed?


Is it possible to invest as a company?


What is the legal form of investment on SpaceStarters?


Can I see the investment contract in advance?


Where can I find explanations of the contract details, e.g. Subordinated loan, final interest rate, bonus interest and other terms?


Do I invest in a project or a company?


How are companies selected?


Can I withdraw from my investment?


What happens if I have invested in a company, but the funding threshold is not reached?


What happens at the end of the campaign?


What is the difference between the "Funding threshold" and the "Funding Limit"?


What are the payment options for my loan?


What exactly do I get for my money?


What rights do I have as an investor?


What securities do I have as an investor?


What are my obligations as an investor?


What risk do I have as an investor?


How are the returns from an investment contract taxed?


How long is the duration of the investment contracts?


Can I cancel or sell my loan before the end of the loan period?


What happens at the end of the loan term?


What happens to my investment in case there are delays in the completion of the project?


Are investors liable in a possible insolvency of a company?


What is a profit-/ earnings-report?


Do I always get a profit-/ earnings-report from the companies in which I have invested?


When do I get my interest payments and loan repayments made?


How is the company valuation determined?


Who can I contact in case of specific questions about a campaign?


Who can I contact for further questions?


FOR COMPANIES

How do I apply for a campaign on SpaceStarters?


How much does the use of SpaceStarters costs? (For companies)


What are the benefits of SpaceStarters for companies?


Is crowdfunding only suitable for consumer goods?


Does Crowdfunding work just for startups?


Can more than EUR 100,000 be collected on crowdfunding platforms?


What is the minimum and maximum funding sum for a Crowdfunding on SpaceStarters?


Is crowdfunding compatible with venture capital or business angel funding?


Why do companies finance their projects through SpaceStarters and not through a bank?


How are companies selected?


How is the company valuation determined?


Are companies, as borrowers, obliged to withhold the withholding tax on the investors and to pay them to the tax office?


How must the subordinated loans be reported in the balance sheet?


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