Category Archives: Crowdfunding

{Video} The difference between Angel Investors and Venture Capitalists

Originally posted on Fabulous & Money Savvy:
Successful entrepreneur and CEO, Jay Adelson, demystifies the start-up process by providing advice, tips, and answering questions. Today Jay discusses funding and explains the difference between angel investors, super angels, and VCs. source:…

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Box has reportedly, secretly, filed for an IPO

Originally posted on SoshiTech – Soshitech.com:
By Derrick Harris 37 mins ago No Comments A http://gigaom.com/2014/01/30/box-has-reportedly-secretly-filed-for-an-ipo/ A Summary:Cloud collaboration star Box has filed for an IPO, according to a report in Quartz. It would be a wise move for…

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Press Release Guidelines

Originally posted on Smaller Reporting Company's Securities Blog:
Press Releases are great tools for business to use to announce an exciting event, new product or contract, or to announce earnings.  However,  a public company can be exposed to liability…

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Crowdfunding report signals increased revenue, jobs, and deal flow

Originally posted on VentureBeat:
One of the arguments behind crowdfunding is that by sourcing money from the crowd, you may enforce structure and transparency on companies earlier in their lives. That, in turn, could help them to demonstrate a market…

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Startup Funding – A Look at the Top Sources

Originally posted on Digital and Social Media Blog:
Do you know according to data compiled by Fundable, only 0.91 percent of startups are funded by angel investors, while a measly 0.05 percent are funded by VCs. In contrast, 57 percent…

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Women-led VC firm Illuminate raises $20M fund

Originally posted on VentureBeat:
Illuminate Ventures today closed a $20 million fund to invest in early-stage business software startups. Illuminate isn’t your typical Sand Hill Road venture firm. Its founder, Cindy Padnos, has recruited some top-notch women investors to help…

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GE enters the crowdfunding arena with OurCrowd partnership

Originally posted on VentureBeat:
Crowdfunding is growing up. GE Ventures, the venture capital wing of General Electric, today entered a co-investment partnership with Israeli crowdfunding platform OurCrowd that will enable GE Ventures to co-invest with OurCrowd in select early stage companies. Launched…

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How To Manage Employees Who Are Older Than You

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SEC issues Proposed Rules on Crowdfunding.

Today, the Securities and Exchange Commission voted unanimously to propose the long-awaited Crowdfunding rules under the JOBS Act. Under the Proposed rules: A private company would be able to raise a maximum aggregate amount of $1 million through crowdfunding offerings … Continue reading

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Tomorrow’s leaders: 10 geeks to follow (now)

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