• SeedInvest’s due diligence process is no guarantee of success or future results. All investors should carefully review each investment opportunity and cancel their subscription within the allotted time-frame if they do not feel comfortable making any specific investment based on their own DD. Learn more about due diligence on the SeedInvest Blog (https://www.seedinvest.com/blog/angel-investing/how-to-assess-an-investment) and our vetting process in our FAQs (https://intercom.help/seedinvest/en/).

  • SeedInvest’s selection criteria does not suggest higher quality investment opportunities nor does it imply that investors will generate positive returns in investment opportunities on SeedInvest. Learn more about due diligence on the SeedInvest Blog (https://www.seedinvest.com/blog/angel-investing/how-to-assess-an-investment) and our vetting process in our FAQs (https://intercom.help/seedinvest/en/).

  • Diversification is only across multiple early-stage investment opportunities within the asset class. There is no guarantee that this program will lead to a well-balanced portfolio of companies across industry types or stages across the asset class. In addition, enrolling in this program will not lead to diversification across your entire investment portfolio. In order to achieve diversification, we do not recommend you allocate more than 10% of your entire investment portfolio to alternative assets.

  • Testimonials may not be representative of the experience of others and are no guarantee of future performance or success. No individuals were compensated in exchange for their testimonials.

The SEC's Crowdfunding Proposal December 2013


On October 23, 2013, the Securities and Exchange Commission voted unanimously to propose rules under the JOBS Act to permit companies to offer and sell securities through crowdfunding. (The 585-page proposed rules are available on the SEC’s site here.)
Program Speakers:

  • Leila Bham, Esq., Securities and Exchange Commission Trading and Markets Division at the SEC
  • Doug Ellenoff, Esq., Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP, known to many as Mr. Crowdfunding
  • Kiran Lingam, Esq., General Counsel at Seedinvest, a Crowdfunding portal
  • Georgia Quinn, Esq., Seyfarth Shaw, LLP, member, Securities Regulation Committee, Business Law Section
  • Jay Hack, Esq., Gallet Dreyer & Berkey, LLP, Chairman, Business Law Section, New York State Bar Association
  • Azish Filabi, Esq., Assistant Vice President and Ethics Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Crowdfunding Webcast


This post was written by James Han on December 20, 2013

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