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Crowdfunding Site Lures Goldman Sachs Banker

What’s your next career option after 10 years as a high income investment banker at Deutsche Bank and Goldman Sachs? It’s crowdfunding, of course. Natacha Tannous has just (in Variety speak) ankled Goldman to go work for sports crowdfunding site … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding King Does Have Stress

Kickstarter’s Chief Executive Officer Yancy Strickler, whose site is now processing over $1 million per day in pledges, says that its users’ biggest complaint is the unpredictability of the process. In an interview in Billboard, Strickler says that: he’s not … Continue reading

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