Crowdfunding: Five More Good Articles from the Web

64Px - 011CrowdfundingThe best recent offerings on crowdfunding:

Crowdfunding Health Innovation: Disruptive Companies And Funders Meet To Change Health Delivery – Forbes
Mon, 24 Feb 2014 12:50:22 GMT

They have faith that raising capital online post-JOBS Act will flourish, and that crowdfunding and secondary markets is the fastest way to create smarter clinical trials, personalized medicine and allow private companies to go public.

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24Px - 011Equity-based crowdfunding: Will the US overtake the UK? – Crowdfund Insider
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 00:31:20 GMT

For many, equity-based crowdfunding is the final stage of crowdfunding’s evolution. The United Kingdom was an early adopter of equity …

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24Px - 011The 3 Most Common Crowdfunding Concerns – Daily Reckoning
Mon, 10 Feb 2014 22:10:46 GMT

3Can I really make money with equity crowdfunding? I mean, does this even make sense for someone like me? I’m not a ‘professional’ investor.” We’ve been getting this question a lot lately.

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Start-up advice: How to raise money through equity crowdfunding (seven tips) – Washington Post
Tue, 11 Feb 2014 17:17:15 GMT

My company was among the first to take advantage of the new laws, and thinking back on our experience, there are some lessons I learned in trying to raise funds through this new equity crowdfunding process.

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24Px - 011Crowdfunding comes up short: Why the final part of the JOBS Act will never work – GigaOM
Wed, 19 Feb 2014 13:06:26 GMT

Concerns like these led the Consumer Federation of America, in the recent comment period, to demand that the SEC impose more oversight of websites that aspire to be the Kickstarters of equity-crowdfunding.

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