Alexander Pope is perhaps one of the earliest users of crowdfunding which can also be termed as kickstarter. Continue reading
AngelList is a US website for raising equity or debt investments for startups. Only accredited investors can invest. It does not handle any investment funds.
It was founded by Naval Ravikant and Babak Nivi. It provides templates for creating term sheets that reportedly reduce the legal fees and a recruiting portal. The company is looking at crowdfunding with unaccredited investors now that the US JOBS Act has been passed.
In 2013, AngelList entered into a partnership with CrunchBase, an online tech company database
As of March 22 2011, approximately 275 startups and 417 investors have raised money and invested via AngelList.
Not everyone’s major notion can bring in funds. But developing lacking the cash front doesn’t imply it’s time to put dreams out the door. Continue reading
This article covers specifically the crowdfunding of startups now that’s it’s permissible in the US. Below are some of the thoughts by the author – Continue reading
This is the first of the two part articles series on Crowdfunding – an idea that changed the eliminated banks, made it easier for smaller business to access the funds and also gave an alternative form of investment for individuals. Continue reading
Fresh from Reuters. A new breed of web-based investors are asking for action to end regulatory unpredictability they claim is blocking them from getting money to the small and medium sized businesses that require it.
IndieGoGo is the number one crowdfunding site with respect to flexible funding. Continue reading