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Rep. McHenry/Industry Find Crowdfunding Regs Onerous

Since a recent study showed that it could cost up to $39,000 to  raise $100,000 under the SEC’s proposed crowdfunding regulations, many in the industry have commented both to the Securities and Exchange Commission and publicly regarding their view that … Continue reading

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Does Knowledge Make You “Accredited”?

Now that the crowdfunding regs have been released, certain Congressmen are seeking to expand the definition of “accredited investor.” The Wall Street Journal reports that Reps. Patrick McHenry (R-NC) and Scott Garrett (R-NJ) want to include “highly trained financial professionals” … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Ain’t Cheap

Many issuers bemoan the fact that there are big expenses to raising equity capital (lawyers, accountants, printers, etc). Is crowdfunding any cheaper? Even if the raise is done using the rewards method, the “upfront” costs can be daunting. Fees to … Continue reading

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A Real Jobs Act?

The Crowd Fund Act is spawning an ecosystem that should, in the best of all possible worlds, create a place where ordinary people can invest small amounts of risk capital. This system will likely include some or all of : … Continue reading

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