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GE Votes “Yes” For Crowdfunding

GE Ventures has entered into a partnership with an Israeli equity crowdfunding platform to co-invest with the platform in select early stage companies. GE Ventures began in May 2013 with a $150 million purse to invest in energy, healthcare, software, … Continue reading

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Crowd Funding: Good for Film Makers?

Some independent film makers plan to reject equity crowd funding for various reasons, including that it will not raise sufficient capital to create a professional looking movie, there will be too many investors, sophisticated (read, large) investors will shy away … Continue reading

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