Monthly Archives: February 2016

SEC Issues Crowdfunding Alert

As the May effective date for the Securities and Exchange Commission’s crowdfunding rules draws closer, the agency has released a primer for investors who wish to participate in such ventures. On Tuesday, the SEC released an Investor Alert detailing the … Continue reading

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Where Will Real Estate Crowdfunding Go In 2016? | Seeking Alpha

Real estate crowdfunding is an investment option that’s seeing phenomenal growth. Crowdfunding platforms worldwide generated $10 billion in capital for 2014, funding everything from startups to major commercial real estate projects like 3 World Trade Center in New York. Real … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Startup Wefunder Plans Cross Country Amtrak Trip | Chicago Inno

A Y Combinator-backed startup that was influential in helping pass the JOBS Act, a new law that allows businesses to raise money from normal, everyday citizens, is taking a train across the country to fund local businesses and celebrate the beginning … Continue reading

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The Three P’s of Successful Crowdfunding – business.com

There is no denying that crowdfunding has passed fad status and is now a mainstay in the way that entrepreneurs raise cash to fund their business. However, crowdfunding remains a very hit or miss method of raising finance as estimates … Continue reading

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2016 Market Conditions with Chief Credit Officer of Realty Mogul

  Toward the end of last year, I was reading an interesting piece on forecasts for 2016 and came across a quote on crowdfunding that read, ”Crowdfunding is attempting to buy into the dot-com culture and there is a slight … Continue reading

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CARV: The world’s first wearable that helps you ski better! by MotionMetrics — Kickstarter

Carv is the first wearable technology dedicated to skiing that speaks to you as you ski – it’s your digital ski coach. Inspired by Olympic technology, Carv gives you access to the feedback and knowledge that only elite skiers have … Continue reading

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How crowdfunding has made flipping houses a lot easier – LA Times

David Berneman isn’t developing an app. His company isn’t venture backed. In fact, his business is about as low-tech as it gets: He buys houses, fixes them up and flips them. Source: How crowdfunding has made flipping houses a lot … Continue reading

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