- Need: Equity For Exporters. Get: International Upside At U.S. RiskA historic shift is taking place in the world economy: record numbers of small and mid-size companies, microenterprises, and garage entrepreneurs are going global. Before content to sell in the giant U.S. market, now even the smallest American businesses are courting overseas shoppers. One attractive target is middle classes in emerging markets, a $30 trilli
- How can online funding marketplaces support the Photonics industry?The post is written by Paul Higgins, COO of Crowd Valley Inc. Last week on October 9th I took part in a roundtable discussion panel on Alternative Financing at the Invest in Photonics event in Bordeaux, France. The event is the primary European conference looking at investment across the photonics industry including applications in environment... Read more..
- Equity Crowdfunding in the US One Year After Title IIOne year has passed since the SEC released Title II, which removed the ban on general solicitation and general advertising for private issuers. Since then the entire US crowdfunding sector has been waiting the famous Title III, which would eventually allow also non accredited investors to invest through equity crowdfunding portals. Nevertheless, even though
- Crowdinvesting Reaching a New Milestone: Public MarketsCrowdinvesting is a relative recent phenomenon which is growing in many different countries around the world. Several people have heard about equity crowdfunding or peer to peer lending only in the last couple of years. Nevertheless, as young as it may seems, crowdinvesting, especially in the form of P2P lending, has been out in the... Read more...