Reg A+: Friend or Foe to Venture Capital?
March 27, 2015

The dust is settling from the stunning announcement on new Regulation A+, which legalizes $50,000,000 mini-IPOs to unaccredited investors. Interested…

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…

Waiting for the Zeroth of October
December 9, 2014

This is the time of year when tiny tots, with their eyes all aglow, ask their mothers, “When will Chair…

SEC Comment Letter: Startups shouldn’t have to Gamble on Crowdfunding
January 27, 2014

Under the current proposed Regulation Crowdfunding, startups must file a robust disclosure document and potentially audited financial statements before starting…

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,…

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…

The General Solicitation Conundrum Solved?
December 2, 2013

Should I raise funding for my startup privately using 506(b) or publicly using 506(c)?  This has been a question plaguing…

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…

Impact of the new Reg D on Demo Days and Pitch Events: Best Practices for Incubators, Angel Groups, Pitch Events
September 23, 2013

With the passage of the JOBS Act, the regulation governing most private securities offerings, Regulation D, has undergone a dramatic…

What Every Entrepreneur Should Know About New General Solicitation Laws
August 20, 2013

The recently passed JOBS Act changes the investing game dramatically for small startups hoping to make it big. Fundraising experts…

Proposed Form D Rules: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly
July 30, 2013

The proposed amendments to Reg D have sparked a lot of controversy.  Here’s a run down of the Good, the…

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:…

Crowdfunding Transactions Expected to Reach $500 Billion
October 25, 2012

In the midst of increasing outreach and raising awareness of the crowdfunding industry, whose regulations and specifics are still in…

CFIRA Hosts Symposium to Jump Start Development of Crowdfunding Regulations
June 29, 2012

The inaugural Crowdfunding Intermediary Regulatory Association symposium of lawmakers and crowdfunding experts was held July 13th in Washington D.C. http://www.cfira.org/cfira-hosts-symposium-to-jump-start-development-of-crowdfunding-regulations/

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