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4 Minutes to Prove Viability

Innovation doesn’t just happen in Silicon Valley. Here in the DC area, MAVA announced 16 companies to compete in TechBuzz on April 6. The entrepreneurs include: Business Radar-www.bizradr.com, ChouxBox-www.chouxbox.com, ChurnZero-www.churnzero.net. Devensoft-www.devensoft.com, Flashgrade-www.flashgrade.com, GamePlan-www.gameplanlearning.com, InHerSight-www.inhersight.com, Kitchology-www.inhersight.com, KlowdTV-www.klowdTV.com, Linked Senior, Inc.-www.linkedsenior.com, ParkMyCloud-www.parkmycloud.com, … Continue reading

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SEC To Update On Crowdfunding Rules

The Securities and Exchange Commission’s Investor Advisory Committee, established pursuant to Section 911 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010, will hold a public meeting on Thursday, January 21, 2016 @10AM where the SEC will … Continue reading

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More On Paid “Scouts” Who Secretly Invest For Big VCs

As noted here previously, relationships in Silicon Valley keep the money flowing. The Wall Street Journal revisits the use by the big venture capital firms of their “scouts” who look for promising startups, make a small investment to keep their … Continue reading

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SEC Schedules Forum on Small Business Capital Formation

The SEC plans to host its 2014 Government-Business Forum on Small Business Capital Formation on Thursday, November 20, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., at its headquarters at 100 F Street, N.E., Washington, D.C. 20549. While the SEC says … Continue reading

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Foreshadowing?

The Wall Street Journal reported today: “The Securities and Exchange Commission is set Wednesday to propose allowing hedge funds and other businesses to mass market certain private stock offerings without restricting the advertising or spelling out how businesses must verify … Continue reading

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Rumor Mill

Rumors are floating around Washington, DC that the SEC may introduce proposed crowd funding regulations at the SEC’s open meeting on Wednesday, August 22, 2012. http://sec.gov/about/upcoming-events.htm

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SEC Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies Meeting

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced that its Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies will meet on Friday, June 8, beginning at 9 a.m. Eastern time. The discussion is expected to include crowd funding and other parts of the … Continue reading

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