Fifth Force is the operator of the Neufund platform. The company’s primary task is to govern the Neufund platform. Fifth Force GmbH is a German company that creates and continuously develops the platform, which hosts the Neufund ecosystem. Fifth Force bears the cost of developing and running the platform, which includes employee salaries and the cost of legal representation. It is owned by its founders and equity investors that have provided initial funding in a standard way. Fifth Force generates revenue through Neumarks. This works as follows: The Neufund Platform connects investors with companies, allowing the former to invest in Equity Tokens issued by the latter. Revenue from this activity is distributed to Neumark holders (through the Neumark reward mechanism).