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Federal Crowdfunding Offerings in the US
Friday, October 14th, 2016

Thomson Reuter’s Practical Law division published an article that provides a comprehensive review of the 60 crowdfunding offerings that were filed within the first two months of Regulation Crowdfunding becoming effective on May 16, 2016. This publication contains highlights and a more detailed analysis of a nascent, but promising sector. Companies that have launched crowdfunding… Read more…

P2P Lending: Navigating the Legal Jargon
Thursday, August 11th, 2016

The regulatory environment around P2P lending can be quite perplexing and can serve as a deterrent to many trying to enter the industry and launch a successful lending platform. Through this piece, we hope to clear some of the legal mist and provide clarity on the regulations that need to be adhered to. It’s paramount… Read more…

Equity Crowdfunding is the Future of Small Business Financing
Monday, August 8th, 2016

Diversity is one of the many aspects of business life that makes the United States so attractive to investors. There is no shortage of investment options available; from stocks to commodities and from municipal bonds to mutual funds, investors can always add new financial instruments to their portfolios. Even with all the regulated financial exchanges… Read more…

House Passes 2 Bills to Open Up Access to Capital
Monday, July 18th, 2016

The US House of Representatives passed two bills on Tuesday 5th of July, aiming to make it easier for entrepreneurs to raise money and to improve conditions for SME and startup investing. The “Supporting America’s Innovators Act” (H.R. 4854) passed the House by a vote of 388 – 9, while the “Fix Crowdfunding Act” (H.R…. Read more…

5 Steps Towards Successful Crowdfunding Campaign
Monday, July 11th, 2016

Successful crowdfunding campaign needs attention and dedication. According to Massolution, the total global crowdfunding industry fundraised $34 Billion in 2015. The biggest piece of the money came from P2P lending with $25 Billion, followed by donation & reward crowdfunding with $5.5 Billion raised and equity crowdfunding with $2.5 Billion…And the growth keeps accelerating. Still we… Read more…