FINRA Expels First Crowdfunding Portal
The regulator says uFundingPortal.com violated several SEC regulations and FINRA's own portal rules.
Crowdfunding and Peer Lending: Time to Swim With the Sharks?
Clients are showing interest in nontraditional funding techniques; advisors can help them understand the risks and benefits.
SEC: Intrastate Crowdfunding Rules Predate Internet, Need an Update
The SEC wants to modernize the rules that govern state-based crowdfunding in order to make intrastate offerings easier, Chairwoman White says.
RCAP’s Crowdfunding Site: A Smart Move?
Chairman Nicholas Schorsch says the crowdfunding site should bring RCS Capital advisors more business. Industry experts like Mark Elzweig are optimistic.
RCS, Schorsch Jump Into Crowdfunding
The real estate group plans to build the platform, We R Crowdfunding, with assets it's acquiring from Trupoly. Is this a savvy move for RCAP?
Rep. McHenry Hopes to Restart Crowdfunding With New Bill
Proposed legislation is designed to increase amounts to be raised by crowdfunding and cut red tape while retaining investor protections.
Crowdfunding Platform ConfidentCrowd Expands Under Title II
Using Title II of the JOBS Act, ConfidentCrowd will offer smaller businesses the opportunity to participate in larger equity-based financings than available under Title III.
Kickstarter for Wall Street? Broker-Dealers Get Into the Crowdfunding Game
It’s official: the money people are rallying to the crowd-funding cause.