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UK Continues to Lead Crowdfunding Regulation

The United Kingdom’s Financial Conduct Authority (“FCA”) has issued regulations that provides for 4 types of crowdfunding investors as described by the leading UK equity crowdfunding site CrowdCube: Restricted Investors: who agree to not make more than 10% of their investments … Continue reading

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VC Founders Group Embraces Crowdfunding

Prompt.ly , the only mobile-first, scheduling, promotion and payment platform for soloprenuers, announced that it has raised $1.5M on AngelList.  Of that amount, $325,000 came from the venture capital firm Founders Group that has organized an Angel syndicate. The Founders … Continue reading

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Are Crowdfunding Portals A Good Investment?

Can you make money as a crowdfunding portal? Google seems to think so. “Fortune has learned that AngelList recently raised around $24 million at a valuation in the $150 million range. Atlas Venture and Google Ventures helped lead the round, … Continue reading

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