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RealtyShares Milestone: Raises Largest Joint Venture Capital Investment to Date For Miami Apartment Complex

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:48:28 +0000
Real estate crowdfunding platform RealtyShares announced on Tuesday its network of accredited investors secured $3.5 million in equity capital for the $67.3 million acquisition and renovation of Ave

Indiegogo Success Tens Launches Kickstarter Campaign For Filter Sunglasses

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:50:34 +0000
Less than three years after securing £374,213 through its Indiegogo campaign, Tens, the creator of real life photo filtering sunglasses, has launched a reward-based crowdfund campaign through Indie

Update: GripIt’s Second Crowdcube Campaign Hits £2 Million During The Final Hours

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:58:23 +0000
With less than 24 hours until its second Crowdcube campaign comes to an end, Dragons Den alum GripIt has officially surpassed £2 million. As previously reported, GripIt describes itself as the Wor

Lendy Integrates Saving Stream Platform to Continue Growth

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:07:58 +0000
UK-based peer-to-peer-secured lending platforms, Lendy, announced on Tuesday it is integrating its popular investor-facing platform, Saving Stream, under its Lendy brand as part of the platform’s c

Brady Fletcher Wants Your Money, Millennials

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:27:34 +0000
Past generations have had their market opportunities; the Baby Boomers the jump in energy prices during the 1970’s and Generation X had the tech boom (and bust) of the 1990’s. But Brady Fl

We proudly invite you to 4th Annual Crowdfunding USA on May 4-5, 2017 National Press Club Washington, DC.

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 04:49:49 +0000
Crowdfund Beat Media Presents:  4th Annual Crowdfunding USA on May 4-5 2017 @ National Press Club Washington, DC.     The Important gathering will discuss what’s new on State

GROUNDFLOOR Launches Tax Deferred Real-Estate Investing

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 04:08:53 +0000
ATLANTA, GEORGIA  GROUNDFLOOR, the first and only U. S. real estate lending platform open to non-accredited investors and IRA Services Trust Company, the leading innovator of hi-tech Self-Directe

Top 6 Reasons Investment Platforms Fail

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 04:11:48 +0000
BY Brock Murray Chief Executive Officer, CROWDFUNDING BEAT GUEST POST. Private capital markets are plagued with compliance requirements and operational inefficiencies, and softw

SEC, NASAA Sign Info-Sharing Agreement for Crowdfunding

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:39:08 +0000
See the Press Release NASAA President Mike Rothman (L) and SEC Acting Chairman Michael Piwowar sign MOU.

Political Crowdfunding: Building a Community Instead of a Campaign

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 18:46:04 +0000
By Anum Yoon, Crowdfund Beat Media Guest Editor, Throughout the past few years, crowdfunding has become a source of fundraising for charities, life-saving surgeries, new products, individual travel go