Crowdfunding professionals and experts comment on SEC Rules for Title III

By Philip Chen CrowdFundBeat Editor,

As the SEC gets ready to disclose the final rules for Title III of the JOBS Act this Friday, October 30th 2015,

here is some comment fromCrowdfunding professionals and expert

Partner, Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP; Chairman and Co-Founder of iDisclose


While folks continue to debate the wisdom and value of Title III, as if it wasn’t already the law, I look forward to the successful implementation of the new rule on Friday and see it fulfill its mission of facilitating capital formation and job growth. Many new initiatives are met with skepticism and concern and now it is time for crowdfunding industry participants to responsibly build out the industry by professionally diligencing deals, vetting investors and recognizing that crowdfunding isn’t a novelty but a securities transaction that requires serious commitment to process and investor education. I want to look back 5 years from now and have crowdfunding of securities be no more of a discussion than eTrade and online trading is now.









Georgia Quinn CEO,

From a securities law perspective, this is nothing short of revolutionary, and I am happy to be a part of it. It is now up to us to make the regulations work for small business.





Game Changer
Tomorrow,  October 30, 2015 the SEC is expected to issue a final rule regarding crowdfunding. The rule could allow small companies to directly raise debt or equity capital from friends, family, and interested investors., a decision that’s been 3+ years in the making. It’s an exciting day for investors and entrepreneurs alike!
Scott Purcell's profile photo

These new rules are the most exciting event in decades, as investors will now be able to help small businesses get the equity and debt capital they need to grow and create jobs. The economic impact will be extraordinary.


 Securities Processing Industry Entrepreneu Great Lakes Fund Solutions, Inc
Mark Lancaster's profile photo
October 30th, 2015 marks the biggest improvement in the retail investor’s access to alternative investments in the last 82 years.

The Securities Acts of 1933 and 1940 took necessary steps toward investor protection in the wake of the Depression, but more recent regulations such as Sarbanes Oxley have undermined the capital markets.  Now the JOBS Act and the follow-on regulatory rulings are creating and environment of enthusiasm that, if properly regulated, can provide a much needed boost to capital formation in the U.S.
Ron Miller's profile photo
Title III represents the greatest advancement for entreprenuership in a generation.   The single biggest barrier to bringing new innovations to the market is the difficulty of accessing capital.  Title III levels the playing field and will result in the creation of tens of thousands of high paying American jobs – exactly what Congress intended in passing the JOBS Act in the first place.
Please send your thought and comment to
As the SEC gets ready to disclose the final rules for Title III of the JOBS Act this Friday October 31, 2015


Tags: , , , , , , ,


Marketplace.orgCrowdfunding for your"When I took that phone call, and I learned that this was just going to completely uproot my whole life, I'd say I spent maybe 10 seconds or so only freaking out about myself and whether or not I would die. And then imm [...]

The HinduYoung Moroccans change lives with crowdfunding - The HinduThe HinduAccess to funding is vital for young Moroccan companies. Two young men have recently developed an application that enables projects to get financed by ...and more » [...]

TIMEA Crowdfunding Effort Launches to Commemorate Khadija Saye, Artist Killed in London InfernoHyperallergicOn Saturday, friends and supporters of the artist Khadija Saye — who died in the devastating Grenfell Tower fire in west London last week — launched a crowdfunding campaign to c [...]

Santa Ynez Valley NewsTrikke Tech consolidates operations in Buellton, launches ...Santa Ynez Valley NewsTrikke Tech Inc. has consolidated all its operations at a new location in Buellton and launched a crowdfunding campaign to help the company expand and ...and more » [...]

CBS NewsNow you can crowdfund a 529 college savings plan - CBS NewsCBS NewsIt's getting easier to have friends and family add their contributions to these accounts for college savings.and more » [...]

ForbesThis $130 Million Fund Is Leading The Way In Real Estate CrowdfundingForbesWhen people think of crowdfunding, the first word that jumps to mind is Kickstarter. But crowdfunding is not limited to supporting the next card game or independent film. Crowdfunding is becoming a viable [...]

Forbes"Make Yourself Available" - An Audio Entrepreneur's Tips For Successful CrowdfundingForbesIt takes a brave individual to launch Bluetooth speakers and headphones into a crowded audio market. Take a stroll around your local consumer electronics stores and you' [...]

WMFD.comLegislation Permitting Intrastate Equity Crowdfunding PassesWMFD.comCOLUMBUS, OH - State Representative Mark Romanchuk (R-Ontario) Thursday applauded the Ohio House for approving legislation that permits, in certain circumstances, intrastate equity crowdfunding, with the goal [...]

Business InsiderCrowdfunding for medical expenses - Business InsiderBusiness InsiderAlmost half of the money raised on crowdfunding sites like GoFundMe and YouCaring is going toward medical expenses. Medical campaigns make up $930 ...Americans Losing Health Insurance Turn To Crowdfund [...]

PC GamerAshes of Creation launches 'Summer Crowdfunding Extension ...PC GamerThe ambitious MMO Ashes of Creation was successfully crowdfunded in just one day last month, before ultimately accumulating a staggering $3271809—this ...and more » [...]

CFB Finance

Lst Val
+/- Val
+/- %


  • Crowdfunding
  • Crowdfund
  • Peer to Peer Lending
  • FinTech
  • Reg A+
  • Reg CF
  • Crowdfunding USA

Press Release

Live Crowdfunding .tv

What's Next Step in Regulation A+ JOBS ACTS Title IIII :L Interview : Steve Cinelli with Brian Korn Securities and Crowdfunding/Peer-to-Peer Lending Lawyer, Watch more video library | Conference | Interview | Campaign Showcase | Research | Education |