SEC’s new JOBS Act Title III Crowdfunding Rules: Overview and First thoughts

SEC’s new JOBS Act Title III Crowdfunding Ru

Today the SEC voted in favor of the final JOBS Act TitleIII Crowdfunding rules. The new JOBS Act TitleIII Crowdfunding rules will finally allow individuals to invest in startups online by purchasing equity securities in crowdfunded companies via SEC registered crowdfunding portals. The ...
Smart Schools Get Ahead of the Curve on Crowdfunding

Smart Schools Get Ahead of the Curve on Crowdfundi

3 years ago in Articles
Smart Schools & Students get Ahead of the Curve on CrowdFunding  By: Corinna Underwood & David Pricco – “The entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and exploits it as an opportunity.” – Peter Drucker The recent emergence of crowdfunding ...
Crowdfunding ROI Pt. 2 – How will investment crowdfunders make their money back?

Crowdfunding ROI Pt. 2 – How will investment

“Which Way Is the Exit?” How Will Equity Crowdfunders Exit Their Investments? By: James Johnson – The entrepreneurial world has been abuzz since the enactment of the JOBS Act in April 2012 with the prospect of the creation of an exemption for equity crowdfunding. Congressman Patrick ...
Women in Crowdfunding: Can a woman finally get funded like a man?

Women in Crowdfunding: Can a woman finally get fun

4 years ago in Articles
Looking at the participation by and opportunities for women in Crowdfunding. By Amy Dunn Moscoso – Take a look at the world of high tech entrepreneurs. Only about 10% of startup founders are women, according to Compass, a startup research firm. Furthermore, only 5% of IT investment goes to ...
Political Crowdfunding – how politicians are learning to harness the crowd

Political Crowdfunding – how politicians are

4 years ago in Articles
How Political Crowdfunding Killed Traditional Campaign Financing By Germano Silveira – The Real Birth Of Crowdfunding In the summer of 1885, crowdfunding diverted a crisis that threatened the completion of the Statue of Liberty. Construction of the statue’s pedestal stalled due to a lack ...