New: A decree of 28 October 2016 expands the scope of participatory finance platforms, by offering a wider range of financing possibilities for businesses. In particular, the decree provides for an increase in the applicable ceilings for loans and investments in financial securities and the conditions on issuing “mini securities”.

The new provisions came into force on 31 October 2016.

Décret n° 2016-1453 du 28 octobre 2016 relatif aux titres et aux prêts proposés dans le cadre du financement participatif