Equity Crowdfunding: Best Recent Articles

Here’s the best of the recent articles on equity crowdfunding:Crowdfunding64Px - 011

Meet 7 Angel Investors Who Love Crowdfunding – Forbes
Fri, 02 May 2014

Crowdfunding is an incredible tool for entrepreneurs seeking capital at any stage of their business. Startup businesses can validate their idea through a rewards crowdfund, giving them great traction …

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24Px - 011Online Solar Marketplace Raises $1M In Equity Crowdfunding – Forbes
Thu, 01 May 2014

Let’s just say solar power social entrepreneur David Levine owes a big “thank you” to the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (JOBS). Passed in 2012, it allows start …

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24Px - 011Why Fraudsters Won’t Sink Equity Crowdfunding – Entrepreneur
Tue, 22 Apr 2014

To those who fear that opening up equity crowdfunding to unaccredited investors will result in rampant fraud, some experts in the space say: Don’t underestimate the crowd….

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— Alan N. Walter

Invest in next Facebook…for a few bucks – CNNMoney
Mon, 14 Apr 2014

The formal name for this is equity crowdfunding, and the process has already begun for “accredited” investors. Right now, the SEC defines an “accredited” investor as someone who makes more than …

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24Px - 0115 Things To Know Before Starting An Equity Crowdfund – Forbes
Mon, 28 Apr 2014

Unlike the rewards-only crowdfunding offered by sites like Kickstarter, equity crowdfunding allows companies to exchange a percent of ownership in exchange for funding. Equity crowdfunding is …

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24Px - 011Frustration Rises Over Crowdfunding Rules – Wall Street Journal

Thu, 01 May 2014

One big problem, critics say, is that it will be difficult for entrepreneurs to tap their social networks to raise money to buy equipment, add staff or upgrade to a new of …

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