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Are you ready To Rock’n’Roll?
Monday, May 30th, 2016

Kapipal (a Grow VC Group company) loves rock’n’roll, and has the heart for the world of music and the music business. We are finding talented music projects with the independent labels to find the musical talents hidden in the garage and the pubs of our cities. As said, Kapipal supports independent music festivals around the world and… Read more…

New Rules for Equity Crowdfunding in Italy
Friday, March 18th, 2016

On February 24, 2016, the Italian securities market regulator (Commissione Nazionale per le Società e la Borsa, Consob), updated the regulations for equity based crowdfunding. It was published in the Gazzetta Ufficiale on March 4, 2016, with the new rules effective since March 5, 2016. ​ Italy was the first country to regulate digital investing… Read more…

Italy Expands Equity Crowdfunding to “Innovative SMEs”
Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Back in July 2013, Italy was the first country in Europe to adopt a specific regulation for equity crowdfunding. The set of rules, which we described extensively in this post, allowed only the so called innovative startups to raise capital through online portals. However an important news has arrived last week. The Italian government has… Read more…

Kapipal Acquires Crowdfunding-Italia
Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ‘Kapipal Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Italian crowd funding platform  Crowdfunding-Italia.com’  After acquiring the hugely popular site weloveyoursongs.com earlier this year, Kapipal continues its growth with the acquisition of Crowdfunding-Italia.com. As one of Kapipal’s most successful regions, this constitutes a significant step in helping more people… Read more…

Italian Equity Crowdfunding Market: Difficulties and Opportunities
Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

In July 2013, Italy’s financial authority (CONSOB) released one of the first national regulations for equity crowdfunding in the world. More than one year has passed since then and despite the regulation being in place, the market is overpopulated with “empty” platforms, lacking a sufficient dealflow and number of investors. But why is Italy ‘s… Read more…