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SEC moves to allow startup investing via crowdfunding

On Friday, October 30, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) adopted final rules permitting crowdfunding. Crowdfunding is a capital fundraising strategy whereby issuers use the internet or social media to raise capital from a large number of investors in relatively small amounts. Pursuant to Section 4(a)(6) of the Securities Act of 1933, Regulation Crowdfunding permits capital raising by small startup businesses that may not have easy access to traditional methods of capital markets and venture capital fundraising. The final rules provide some flexibility to issuers seeking to crowdfund and intermediaries who are providing their services to such issuers. Read More

Capital raising strategies for private companies

Capital is the lifeblood of small to medium sized companies, whether it comes from a bank, from a wealthy friend or relative, from a group of angels, or from one or more investors who believe in your company and its products or services. This post is an overview of key considerations for companies looking to raise capital. Subsequent posts will address these topics in more detail. Read More