Tag Archives: incentives

P-2-P Crowdfunding Lender Criticized

As noted recently, crowdfunder Lending Club has filed to for an IPO. The Wall Street Journal‘s Heard on the Street column has knocked Lending Club’s business model as having strong moral hazard. Saying that it “bears an uncanny resemblance to … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Secrets Revealed !

In this edition of CROWD FUNDING NEWS, I interviewed Corey Rosen, Director of Creative Marketing for Tippett Studio (www.tippett.com), a visual effects studio for major feature motion pictures (Ted, Breaking Dawn, The Smurfs). Tippett Studio, located in the San Francisco … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding That Angers Canadians

I had to post this unusual article. It’s unusual because (i) it’s by an angry Canadian who (ii) says impolite things about rich Hollywood companies and actors that he believes are abusing the crowdfunding system that is meant for those … Continue reading

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