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Seedrs Acquires Junction Investments and Will Expand to the United States

Seedrs Acquires Junction Investments and Will Expand to the United States

  CrowdFunding Beat News Wire, Seedrs announce that has acquired California-based Junction Investments. We plan to use this acquisition to expand to the United States in early 2015. Junction’s co-founders, Adam Kaufman and Brian Goldsmith,…

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Key to Real Estate Crowdfunding Opportunity

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CrowdFunding Beat  By Jonathan Frutkin, CFB  Sr. Contributor,   The big crowdfunding story of 2014 is all about real estate. The major on-going challenge for real estate developers has always been to quickly find financial…

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Want to be an angel investor? Here are 8 simple steps.

Want to be an angel investor? Here are 8 simple steps.

By Zack Miller Head of Investor Community/Partnerships at OurCrowd, Show of hands: Who heredoesn’t want to invest in the next Facebook or Google? Didn’t think so. The people who invest in startups have supplanted hedge fund managers…

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Reddit launches new crowdfunding website called Redditmade

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BY CrowdFunding Beat News Wire,  Hello, mods of reddit! We are thrilled to announce an entirely new project that we hope will enhance your experience on reddit, create stronger subreddit communities, allow redditors to…

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The Next 3 Surges That Will Change the Future of Crowdfunding

The Next 3 Surges That Will Change the Future of Crowdfunding

By David Drake, Founder and Chairman of LDJ Capital, he remaining months of 2014 may still hold unexpected twists for those hoping to ride the ever-increasing crowdfunding wave in the U.S., Europe and beyond. The…

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Prosper Marketplace Surpasses $2 Billion in Personal Loans on Its Platform

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CrowdFunding Beat News Wire, October 27, 2014 11:46 AM Eastern Daylight Time SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Prosper Marketplace (www.prosper.com), a leading online marketplace for consumer credit, today announced more than $2 billion in personal loans have…

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Old School vs New School Crowdfunding

Old School vs New School Crowdfunding

 By RACHEL RUEBEN, CrowdFunding Beat guest contributor, Last week, I discussed traditional crowdfunding and today, I’ll be explaining the new way the publishing industry is using that same model to test a book’s profitability. They (the…

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Crowdfunding 101 – Pitch Promotion

Crowdfunding 101 – Pitch Promotion

BY CHARLOTTE MCGILL, Congratulations! You have your product idea, which has been thoroughly researched and planned, and now you have your crowd funding page and pitch all ready to go. All that’s left now is…

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Ebola Research Gets a Boost From Crowdfunding

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BY CHRIS MORRIS, The public quickly responded. In less than two weeks, the fundraising effort on Crowdrise has collected $99,450, putting it just shy of its $100,000 goal. As health-care officials scramble to contain the worsening…

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OurCrowd Global Investor Summit December 9-10th, 2014 Jerusalem, Israel

OurCrowd Global Investor Summit December 9-10th, 2014 Jerusalem, Israel

Crowdfunding Beat News Wire,  The  Global Investor Summit is the first of its kind, bringing together angel and VC investors from around the world to meet our team and each other, as well as over 40…

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Real Estate Investments in 10 Minutes or Less

Real Estate Investments in 10 Minutes or Less

 by AdaPia d’Errico.  CrowdFunding Beat  Guest Contributor Patch of Land is a peer-to-peer real estate (P2RE) platform offering debt-based real estate-backed securities to institutional and accredited investors. Our investments are secured by first position liens and…

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Where are they now? Crowdfunding Success Story on CNBC Cash Crowd

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CrowdFunding Beat News Desk, By Sydney Armani, This week I watch “CNBC Cash Crowd to fund Nomad, a hardware company that is equity crowdfunding on the CircleUp platform” I did interview with Nomad &…

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Tech TimesReddit gets bitten by crowdfunding bug: Will redditmade be successful?Tech TimesThe crowdfunding functionality is good news given reddit has been known to bring together users to create attention for an important issue as well as raise money using crowdfunding platforms. Wit [...]

Equity Crowdfunding Is Changing Venture Capitalism in CanadaHuffington Post CanadaIn fact, Jofre, a 25-year entrepreneur and technology innovator, co-founded and is a member of the Equity Crowdfunding Alliance of Canada. Through his company, Koreconx, he has helped thousands of busine [...]

Entrepreneur5 Essentials for a Successful Crowdfunding CampaignEntrepreneurAs a result, crowdfunding (often coupled with social media advertising and email marketing) is positioning small business as the “go to” for innovation and information services. In 2013, crowdfunding raised mor [...]

Crowdfund InsiderHeadFunder Challenges Big Crowdfunding Platforms. Includes Interesting ...Crowdfund InsiderHeadfunder is a young crowdfunding platform that is challenging the much larger and significantly more funded platforms like Indiegogo and Kickstarter. Founded by two young entr [...]

Crowdsourcing.orgAn Unexpected Innovation for Equity CrowdfundingCrowdsourcing.orgEditor's Note: The following is a guest post by regular contributor Thomas Vass, the owner and manager of The Private Capital Market, a fee-based subscription crowdfunding site. Vass writes in to di [...]

REjournals.comSharks, angels, crowds and the SEC: Who killed the crowdfunding buzz?REjournals.comCrowdfunding is white hot with popularity and has emerged as a capital formation tool and a way for nearly anyone to financially support an idea, invention, cause or business. Heads were s [...]

Crowdfund InsiderEquity Crowdfunding Service Seedrs Acquires Junction Investments, Plots US ...TechCrunch (blog)Seedrs, a company based in London that deals with equity crowdfunding, has an eye on the U.S. market. Today, it announced that it has acquired Junction Investments, which is [...]

Start-Up Lendoor Aims to Use Crowdfunding for Small-Business LoansNew York TimesNow, one fledgling company in New York wants to bring the principles of crowdfunding to a dusty sector of American finance: small-business lending. The company, Lendoor, plans to introduce a way for local [...]

TechCrunch (blog)Reddit Gets Into Crowdfunding With RedditmadeTechCrunch (blog)Reddit is continuing to expand its presence beyond its wildly popular sharing site — known as the front page of the internet for many — after it jumped into the world of crowdfunding with Redditmade, a serv [...]

EntrepreneurThe Next 3 Surges That Will Change the Future of CrowdfundingEntrepreneurThe remaining months of 2014 may still hold unexpected twists for those hoping to ride the ever-increasing crowdfunding wave in the U.S., Europe and beyond. The number of crowdfunding platforms availa [...]

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