Jan 30, 2016 9:06 AM ET Archived: ING Fintech Village opens its doors for the first participants iCrowdNewswire - Jan 30, 2016 - This month, the first start-ups were admitted through a selection process that culminated with a pitching day on January 18th at the ING Belgium headquarters. The start-ups were carefully chosen based on several criteria. In addition to having a solid concept and a great team, one of the most important. (more...)

Jan 26, 2016 3:34 AM ET Archived: CFX Markets Announces the Addition of EarlyShares to its Secondary Market for Crowdfunding Investments iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2016 - EarlyShares joins CFX Markets, making its crowdfunding assets available for purchase and resale on the CFX secondary market. (more...)

Jan 25, 2016 12:46 PM ET Archived: Equity crowdfunding and the wisdom of the crowd iCrowdNewswire - Jan 25, 2016 - Many investors like to put their money in small caps, those not so big companies that are traded publicly in stocks exchanges. Each company represents a considerable risk for the investor but, given adequate market conditions, they also have the biggest potential valuation. As they are not usually targeted by. (more...)

Jan 25, 2016 12:05 PM ET Archived: Crowdfunding Has Now Become The New Seed-Funding: New Data Reveals Crowdfunding is Funding an Unprecedented Global Wave of Innovation iCrowdNewswire - Jan 25, 2016 - A new series of reports, published this week, reveals that Kickstarter-style rewards crowdfunding is now a global phenomenon providing seed-funding to entrepreneurs across 222 countries and creating an unprecedented ongoing wave of innovation. The "2016: State of the Crowdfunding Nation" report kicks off a new quarterly series of annual and quarterly reports available from TheCrowdfundingCentre.com on global innovation with a slew of annual and quarterly reports covering 2014 and 2015 as well as ten countries, across 40 different sectors. (more...)

image Jan 25, 2016 10:06 AM ET Archived: MyMicroInvest: To better our world by supporting entrepreneurship iCrowdNewswire - Jan 25, 2016 - Created by entrepreneurs, MyMicroInvest intends to shake up the finance world. How? By connecting entrepreneurs seeking financing to professional investors and the public at large (Crowd). (more...)

Jan 23, 2016 9:59 AM ET Archived: Equity crowdfunding in 2015 – retrospective – part 1 iCrowdNewswire - Jan 23, 2016 - Looking back, 2015 was a great year for equity crowdfunding. Many countries are seriously considering this mode of investment as a way to increase economic growth and generate more jobs. The most important events in the industry were certainly the approval of Titles III and IV of JOBS Act in. (more...)

Jan 22, 2016 10:00 AM ET Archived: Be at the Master Class on Real Estate Alternative Financing & Get First-hand Tips from the Experts iCrowdNewswire - Jan 22, 2016 - The Soho Loft Conferences presents Master Class: 1-Real Estate Alternative Financing (Realty AltFi) Regulated Investment (Equity/Debt) Crowdfunding, this 27 January 2016 from 9:30am until 5:00pm in New York City (more...)

Jan 20, 2016 9:11 AM ET Archived: Equity crowdfunding myths – part 2 iCrowdNewswire - Jan 20, 2016 - In our previous article, we covered how Equity Crowdfunding is not as risky as many people perceive it. Now we will cover two more myths: Myth 2: VC and Equity Crowdfunding are antagonists Another common myth is that equity crowdfunding and venture capital are opposed concepts. They are not. First,. (more...)

Jan 18, 2016 2:34 PM ET Archived: Equity crowdfunding myths – part 1 iCrowdNewswire - Jan 18, 2016 - Equity crowdfunding is still in its infancy. As recently as three years ago, very few people talked about it. It was just a concept, as JOBS Act (Title III, for example, was just passed) and similar regulations elsewhere in the world did not exist yet. We are probably going to. (more...)

Jan 15, 2016 4:13 PM ET Archived: JustPark – the largest equity crowdfunding campaign in the UK in 2015 iCrowdNewswire - Jan 15, 2016 - Equity crowdfunding is taking off in England, as we reach the £100 million (about $148 million) threshold. About 3.5 percent of that value was raised by a single project: JustPark. The project started as Parkatmyhouse.com, back in 2006, so it is not really a startup. It is a project that. (more...)

image Jan 15, 2016 7:00 AM ET Archived: Kingonomics: Social Actions and Rates of Return Are Connected iCrowdNewswire - Jan 15, 2016 - Corporate social responsibility has grown up; it has evolved from young, green initiatives into forward-thinking adulthood. With this growth comes a new economic ideal: Kingonomics. What Martin Luther King Jr. inspired when he spoke about his dream is still incredibly relevant, especially in business. (more...)

image Jan 13, 2016 1:00 PM ET Archived: Investing in Women and Families Isn’t Just Ethical – It’s Good Business iCrowdNewswire - Jan 13, 2016 - When Netflix announced its parental leave policy this summer, the media company made waves across the corporate world. Under the new scheme, eligible employees can take up to a year of paid parental leave after the birth or adoption of a child, which is unprecedented among U.S. businesses. The move signals a philosophical shift toward embracing families and empowering women to set the work-life balance on their own terms. (more...)

Jan 12, 2016 11:00 AM ET Archived: Super Early Bird rate expires Friday (1-15) for IMN’s Crowdfunding Forum, NYC – 10% DISCOUNT with ICN code iCrowdNewswire - Jan 12, 2016 - IMN’s 2nd Annual Crowdfunding & Marketplace Lending Forum for Real Estate will be returning to NYC on March 10-11, 2016. Register today and take advantage of the Super Early Bird rate! As an iCrowdNewswire subscriber, take advantage of an additional 10% discount. Reference code: ICN (more...)

image Jan 11, 2016 12:45 PM ET Archived: How to Land Your Startup’s Funding Before You Even Pitch Investors iCrowdNewswire - Jan 11, 2016 - For better or worse, ABC’s Shark Tank seems to have ignited America’s entrepreneurial spirit. But as TV shows often do, the series gives inexperienced founders a skewed vision of what it takes to pitch investors. People watch an episode or two and develop an inflated sense of their business’ worth, not to mention unrealistic ideas of how easy it seems to secure funding. (more...)


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