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Seedrs CEO on Everything UK Equity Crowdfunding

Posted on 23 August 2013

Jeff Lynn knows the UK equity crowdfunding scene. In this interview on Silicon Real, he talks about fee structure, CrowdCube, the JOBS act and future plans for his company Seedrs. A great overview for a newbie and great insights for those who have a good idea of what is going on. Worth a watch. “In […] Continue Reading

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Arab Spring, the Game

Posted on 23 August 2013

AngelList announced today that they helped Arabic game development platform Tamatem raise $25k in seed financing. No mention of the equity stake involved. Tamatem is focused on Arabic mobile market which the company’s profile on AngelList says is 60 million strong and growing quickly despite only 1% of all apps being available in Arabic. MI […] Continue Reading

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AngelList Comments on SEC Proposals – and Suggests You do Also

Posted on 14 August 2013

AngelList is outlining their objections to the SEC’s planned changes to allow for expanded promotion of private financing. Their concerns are that the proposed rules will be difficult to follow without involving lawyers, investment bankers and paying the associated fees. The severe penalties proposed are also a major concern. Their suggested solutions center around platforms […] Continue Reading

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Jerry Chautin: Equity Crowdfunding Is Set to Begin This Fall for Small Business Owners. Are You Ready to Snag $1 Million?

Posted on 12 August 2013

Unlike donation crowdfunding, all promotions and marketing for equity crowdfunding had to be done on the portals. Read more: Working Capital, Equity Crowdfunding, Small Business Owners, Crowdfunding, Alternative Financing, Obama... Continue Reading

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Opposition to Equity Crowdfunding

Posted on 11 August 2013

The North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) has a list of “the Top 10 financial products and practices that threaten to trap unwary investors was compiled by the securities regulators in NASAA’s Enforcement Section”. And at the top of that list, above Bernie Madoff? You guessed it, Crowdfunding and Internet Offers. The NASAA seems to have lumped […] Continue Reading

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Network and Independent Investors by Seedrs

Posted on 11 August 2013

Getting friends and family in on your business has always been important, and it hasn’t changed with equity crowdfuning investing. According to this blog post on Seedrs, getting them to invest 35% of your target virtually guarantees success. if you want to stand a strong chance of successfully raising capital through Seedrs, you will need […] Continue Reading

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