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Maryland Continues to Support Start Ups

The 2016 contestants for Maryland Incubator Company of the Year have been selected. “In 1986, the first public incubator was established at the University of Maryland in College Park. Recognizing the economic challenges facing new companies, business incubators are facilities … Continue reading

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Consumer Electronics Show To Feature Startups

The Consumer Electronics Show (now CES) opens again in Las Vegas this week bigger than ever. The Wall Street Journal reports that “CES has lately become a focal point for a new wave of startups. Many have raised money through … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Portals Beware!

Because 88% of SEC tested broker-dealers and 74% of investment advisers have experienced cyber attacks, the head of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Enforcement is telling financial institutions that a cyber breach may also result in a violation … Continue reading

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Socialists Become Angels

The newest entrant into the seed capital marketplace are the Israeli kibbutzes who are now investing in startups. It’s estimated that each of the 270 kibbutzes has “10 million to 20 million shekels ($2.7 million to $5.4 million) to invest … Continue reading

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SEC Round Table on Cybersecurity

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced that it will host a roundtable on March 26 to discuss cybersecurity and the issues and challenges it raises for market participants and public companies, and how they are addressing those concerns. Those that … Continue reading

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