SEC Regulation Crowdfunding Fact Sheet
October 31, 2015

On October 30th, the SEC voted to enact final rules governing equity crowdfunding under Title III of the JOBS Act….

Rules for Title III Equity Crowdfunding
October 30, 2015

The Securities and Exchange Commission today adopted final rules to permit companies to offer and sell securities through crowdfunding.  The…

Raising Capital using a Regulation A+ Mini-IPO
August 25, 2015

Regulation A+ allows the public to invest in private companies. Startups can use a Mini-IPO under Reg A+ to turn…

Angel Investing – The Equity Crowdfunding Era
April 23, 2015

Traditionally, the angel investor community has been comprised of a small set of well-connected individuals located in a few hub…

Reg A+ Bombshell: $50M Equity Crowdfunding Under Regulation A
March 25, 2015

In a stunning development earlier today, the SEC released the final Regulation A+ equity crowdfunding rules under Title IV of…

Future of Crowdfunding in China
August 14, 2014

Future of Crowdfunding in China Equity-based crowdfunding is set to alter the landscape of startup financing forever. Perhaps the success…

SEC Comment Letter: Crowdfunding Costs Are Too High – Tell the SEC Today
January 22, 2014

Click Here to Tell the SEC to Reduce Crowdfunding Costs Since the proposed crowdfunding rules were released on October 23,…

Equity Crowdfunding Rules: 15 Things Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know Now
January 20, 2014

For those entrepreneurs without large amounts of spare time or excess legal budgets to digest the complex 585 page rule…

6 Ways Industry Groups can Benefit from Equity Crowdfunding
December 21, 2013

With the release of proposed equity crowdfunding rules, many organizations (like TiE, AAPI, Entrepreneurs Organization, MIT Enterprise Forum, NASABA, NAPABA, CEO…

Summary of Proposed Equity Crowdfunding Regulations
December 5, 2013

We’ve created a quick outline to help navigate the 585 Regulation Crowdfunding Rule Proposal.  Reg CF is currently in a…

Crowdsourcing a Title III Equity Crowdfunding Cost Model
November 20, 2013

We have created a quick and dirty equity crowdfunding cost model based on some assumptions about the industry. The results are…

Equity Crowdfunding Rules: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
October 23, 2013

SeedInvest is thrilled by the SEC’s proposal on equity crowdfunding.  The proposed rules are balanced, well thought-out and clearly indicate…

Equity Crowdfunding Rules Unanimously Approved – It Begins

Today, at a very upbeat and aspirational meeting,  the Securities Exchange Commission voted unanimously (unlike Title II) to approve proposed…

Proposed Equity Crowdfunding Rules Adopted – SEC Releases Fact Sheet

FACT SHEET Crowdfunding SEC Open Meeting Oct. 23, 2013  The Commission today will consider whether to propose rules that would…

General Solicitation Rules Published
July 24, 2013

On July 12, the SEC voted 4-1 to lift the ban on general solicitation for securities offerings.  The rules have…

FINRA Hints at Imminent Release of Title III Crowdfunding Rules
July 12, 2013

Hot off the heals of Wednesday’s exciting news, FINRA posted the following in the summary to yesterday’s board meeting: The…

SEC Votes to Lift 80 Year Old Ban on General Solicitation
July 10, 2013

Update:  The text are the rules are now available:  Lifting the General Solicitation Ban, Disqualification of Bad Actors, Proposed Rules re:…

6 Ways Groups can Benefit from Crowdfunding
May 3, 2013

This is a guest post by Kiran Lingam, a corporate and securities lawyer and regular writer and speaker on crowdfunding…

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