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 ...
Rule 144 Privately Offered and Restricted Securities

Rule 144 Privately Offered and Restricted Securiti

The average individual has generally only been permitted to purchase stock in large companies whose securities trade on public exchanges such as the NYSE or NASDAQ. To own a share of a smaller private company, one usually needed to either be a direct investor in that company, like an venture ...
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 ...