Monthly Archives: November 2012

The Rock Impacts Hollywood Crowdfunding

    Hollywood is preparing for what could be a tectonic shift in the way it does business: crowdfunding. While it was locally made, independent films that were the first to latch onto crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter,Indiegogo, and Gofundme, the concept has moved up … Continue reading

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The Top 10 Crowdfunding Platforms According To 3P

Whether he knew it or not, President Obama created a brand new industry when he signed the JOBS act into law on April 5th. Up until now, it’s been illegal for private businesses to offer equity to anyone other than accredited investors … Continue reading

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Shakeup at the SEC Could Expedite Equity Crowdfunding

You’d think a vacancy at the top at the Securities and Exchange Commission would cause further delays in new regulations implementing crowdfunding and other provisions of the JOBS Act. But that may not be the case, according toKaren Kerrigan, who … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Goes Local

When Jay Ducote, a husky Louisiana food blogger, entrepreneur and radio personality, received a $1,000 grant last May from local microfunding venture225 Fund, he knew already what he was going to spend it on: extra hard drives. Ducote, a 2011 MasterChef competitor, … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Industry Briefing

Crowdfunding Capital Advisors is proud to announce the first of a monthly series of Crowdfunding industry briefings on November 19, 2012. Access to information is the difference between success and failure—this rings especially true in a nascent industry. In an … Continue reading

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SEC to Hold Annual Government-Business Forum on Small Business Capital Formation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2012-194 Washington, D.C., Sept. 20, 2012 – The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that it will hold its annual SEC Government-Business Forum on Small Business Capital Formation on November 15 at its Washington, D.C. headquarters. This year’s … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Crowdfunding Seminar By CJ Cornell of Propel Arizona at SMAZ6

At yesterday’s Social Media Arizona #smaz there were many speakers covering different social media related topics and the one that interested me the most was the Crowdfunding seminar presented by CJ Cornell of Propel Arizona Crowdfunding 101 – at SMAZ … Continue reading

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