SEC Approves New “Reg A+” Rules for Crowdfunding
Last week the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission approved new rules that implement Title IV of the JOBS Act. The crowdfunding community has been waiting with anticipation for these rules because of the potential to raise capital from non-accredited investors (as well as accredited investors) more efficiently and more easily across state lines.
by Tyler Stewart • April 1, 2015
Everything Investors Need to Know about the JOBS Act
President Obama signed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (“JOBS”) Act into law on April 4, 2012, calling it a “game changer.” The legislation affects investors, entrepreneurs, and businesses across the nation. It changes how funds are raised, how businesses are grown, and how investments are made…
by Adam Hooper • May 23, 2014
Why a Strong Accreditation Process Drives Quality Deal Flow
Investors sometimes ask us why our accreditation process is more stringent than what other real estate or equity crowdfunding sites require. It’s a fair question. After all, if we are asking investors to do a little more leg work, we should have a good reason for it.
by Adam Hooper • January 17, 2014
SEC Lifts the Ban on General Solicitation: A reallocation of opportunity
For years articles like this one in Forbes magazine have been documenting how the rich have been getting richer. The recent improvement in the economy and the surge of the stock market have certainly been factors of the wealthy amassing more wealth of late, but the data suggests that this is a decades-old phenomenon. Here’s a look […]
by Adam Hooper • July 12, 2013