Tag Archives: lead investor

Conquering the Information Asymmetry

How do you solve the information asymmetry problem in crowdfunding? By having lead investors who then syndicate their investment with the crowdfunding public. Lead investors typically have the background, experience and reputation for picking good investments and are technically able … Continue reading

Posted in accredited investor, balance, Crowd Fund Act, Crowd Fund Act of 2012, Crowd Funding At the Margins, Crowd Funding Platforms, Film, fraud, Funding Portals, Investments, Jobs, Legislative Intent, review, SEC, Small Business, technology, VC, Venture Capital, Wall Street | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How To Contact the Lead Investor

One of the hardest things to do in crowdfunding is finding a lead investor. Since all journeys start with the first step, your first step is making contact with that person. Rafe Furst has some good advice in his blog … Continue reading

Posted in Crowd Fund Act, Crowd Fund Act of 2012, Crowd Funding At the Margins, Crowd Funding Platforms, Dodd Frank, Film, FINRA, Investments, Jobs, Legislative Intent, Small Business, Uncategorized, VC, Venture Capital, Wall Street | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Crowdfunders Pre-Filing With SEC

Crowdfunding companies that are advertising under recently amended SEC rules are making early Form D filings with the SEC even though the proposed regulations requiring pre-filing are not yet effective. Reasons given are: to be cautious, to reach as many … Continue reading

Posted in Broker dealers, Congress, Crowd Fund Act, Crowd Fund Act of 2012, Crowd Funding At the Margins, Crowd Funding Platforms, Film, FINRA, Funding Portals, Investments, Jobs, Legislative Intent, SEC, Small Business, States, Venture Capital, Wall Street | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment