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CFTC Grants First Authorization to LedgerX to Operate as Clearing House for Digital Currency Derivatives

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 20:53:19 +0000
LedgerX, has received regulatory approval from the US Commodities and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to operate as a clearing platform for derivatives in contracts clearing in digital currencies su

Plug and Play Insurtech Achieves New Milestone: Signs 50th Partner

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 20:44:49 +0000
Global innovation platform Plug and Play announced last week it achieved its latest milestone by signing its 50th participant only a year after its launch. According to the platform, Arch Insurance

Michael Tannenbaum Steps Down As CRO of SoFi

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 20:03:57 +0000
Michael Tannenbaum, the chief revenue officer of online lending platform SoFi, has reportedly stepped down from his position. According to TechCrunch, Tannenbaum has been at SoFi since 2014, when he

Center for American Entrepreneurship Launches to Advocate on Behalf of Economic Opportunity & New Business Formation

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 18:42:45 +0000
The Center for American Entrepreneurship (CAE) has launched today. The new organization is non-partisan in its make up but clearly is designed to help the little guy by advocating on behalf of entrepr

Synechron Opens New York Office & Fintech Lab

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 18:15:53 +0000
Synechron, global financial services consulting and technology services provider, announced the opening of its New York City office and fintech lab, also known as Financial Innovation Labs (FinLabs)

Happy Birthday Regulation CF (shame about the compliance failures)

Sat, 27 May 2017 18:33:42 +0000
BY SARA HANKS , CrowdFundBeat  Sr.contributing Guest Editor  CEO/Founder,Crowd check.Inc. So, one year ago today, Regulation CF went into effect. Small companies can make offerings up t

CF Laws, Rules, Regulations & Compliance

Sat, 20 May 2017 20:28:50 +0000
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Open Letter to Real Estate Sponsors : Investors Deserve Better Quarterly Reports

Fri, 19 May 2017 16:57:17 +0000
By Mark Robertson CrowdFundBeat  Sr. Contributing Editor. President at CrowdDD, LLC, This is an open letter to all real estate sponsors.  Investors want better repor

Crowdfunding and Cryptocurrencies

Thu, 18 May 2017 22:34:43 +0000
By Mark Roderick CrowdFunding Beat  Sr. contributing editor and crowdfunding attorney with Flaster/Greenberg PC. Cryptocurrencies are hot. And often the sale of cryp

Paradise Ridge Hydrocarbons, Inc. (OTC Pink: PRGE) Jumps 50% After Acquiring Equity Crowdfunding Platform,

Tue, 16 May 2017 06:11:14 +0000
Crowdfund Beat News Wire, Paradise Ridge Hydrocarbons, Inc. (OTC Pink: PRGE) is primarily engaged in the re-entry and re-working of existing oil & gas properties. Shares of the energy company are