Asia's growing crowd-funding sector
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Tackling Taiwan's start-up struggles

Billions of dollars are raised worldwide every year through crowdfunding. In Asia, where the concept is relatively new, some $1bn (£815m) has been raised in the last two years.

Backer Founder is a Taiwanese firm that helps start-ups get their ideas ready to find investors, manufacturers and distributors.

Video journalist: Cindy Sui

  • 21 Oct 2016
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