• Bart Naylor

    Counterpoint: Crowds need to wise up


    Public Citizen’s Bartlett Naylor advises careful consideration of current crowdfunding rules before considering a cap raise.

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    Point: Benefits of crowdfunding


    Attorney Douglas Ellenoff discusses why raising the crowdfunding cap boosts the fundraising method’s benefits.

  • Blog post

    SEC urged to boost crowdfunding cap


    Crowdfunding evangelists are asking the SEC to consider raising the investment cap under Regulation Crowdfunding from $1 million to $20 million.

  • Blog post

    Legislation seeks to extend applicability of SEC's Reg A+


    Keeping with efforts to improve capital formation, the House of Representatives has approved legislation that would extend applicability of the SEC's Regulation A+.

  • Blog post

    SEC adopts slate of JOBS Act amendments


    The SEC has announced ammendments to JOBS Act-related rulemaking pertaining to crowdfunding, securities offerings, and emerging growth companies. The changes adjust certain thresholds for inflation.

  • Article

    Crowdfunding risks put spotlight on investor protection


    Crowdfunding is a revolutionary tool for capital formation. Dealing with its risks may provide a catalyst for fresh thinking about investor protections.

  • Blog post

    SEC to host crowdfunding symposium


    The Securities and Exchange Commission announced that it will host a crowdfunding symposium Feb. 28, covering research, challenges, opportunities, and the effects of securities-based crowdfunding on various market participants. Jaclyn Jaeger reports.

  • Blog post

    SEC, NASAA sign info-sharing agreement for crowdfunding


    The North American Securities Administrators Association, representing the interests of state securities agencies, and the Securities and Exchange Commission signed an information-sharing agreement as new rules to facilitate intrastate crowd-funding offerings and regional offerings take effect. Jaclyn Jaeger has more.

  • Blog post

    RedCrow appoints chief compliance officer


    RedCrow, a new equity crowdfunding platform, has appointed Chris Laia as general counsel and chief compliance officer. Laia will report to RedCrow CEO and Founder Brian Smith.

  • Blog post

    SEC debates regulatory approach to FinTech


    The need to balance FinTech innovations with investor protections was the underlying message at a day-long forum held by the Securities and Exchange Commission on Nov. 14. Joe Mont reports.