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Canadian Regulators Publish Crowdfunding Exemption and Registration Framework for Funding Portals

Canadian Regulators Publish Crowdfunding Exemption and Registration Framework for Funding Portals

CrowdFundBeat News Wire  Toronto – The securities regulatory authorities in Manitoba, Ontario, Québec, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia (collectively, the participating jurisdictions) today published in final formMultilateral Instrument 45-108 Crowdfunding, which introduces a crowdfunding prospectus exemption for issuers as well as a registration framework for funding portals. The MI 45-108 crowdfunding regime will enable businesses to benefit from greater access to capital from a large number of investors online, through a funding portal operated by a registered dealer. “This new crowdfunding regime is another way to facilitate capital raising for start-ups and…

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Letter to PM Elect Justin Trudeau on Helping Small Business Grow in Canada

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  By: Gil Michel-Garcia CEO – WAFU ; Special US Counsel – Grupo Mexico Dear Prime Minister Elect: I know that constituents don’t normally get to have a say in the…

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Real estate crowdfunding arrives in Canada with Toronto area mall project

Real estate crowdfunding arrives in Canada with Toronto area mall project

A shopping mall in Mississauga is set to be among the first Canadian real estate projects to be financed partly through crowdfunding. NexusCrowd Inc. is opening its online platform Wednesday…

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Crowdfunding for Beginners – Book

Crowdfunding for Beginners – Book

How to Raise Money for Start-Ups, Early Stage Enterprises, Charities and Non-Profits Late this summer, a new crowdfunding book was released by serial author Iain Williamson of Learn2succeed.com Incorporated. I…

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EQUITY CROWDFUNDING IN CANADA HOPES TO SPARK ITS ECONOMY

EQUITY CROWDFUNDING IN CANADA HOPES TO SPARK ITS ECONOMY

July 2, 2015— Canada has recently become another nation to pursue the viability of equity crowdfunding as a tool to finance small businesses. This past year nations from the United States…

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Ontario Releases Guidelines for P2P Lending

Ontario Releases Guidelines for P2P Lending

Peer to peer lending has been increasing rapidly in many parts of the world, such as the UK, USA and China, where the market is booming. However, in some other…

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Canadian Equity Crowdfunding Forum


Oscar Jofre CEO of KoreConX – Tim McKillican Founder Open Avenue Real Estate Market – Rod Ponce CEO BHIVE Social Media Labs and Sydney Armani Publisher of CrowdFundBeat as Moderator

Crowdfunding Cultivates ‘Fail Fast’ Culture, Helps Women Raise Startup Capital

Crowdfunding Cultivates ‘Fail Fast’ Culture, Helps Women Raise Startup Capital

Crowdfunding Cultivates ‘Fail Fast’ Culture, Helps Women Raise Startup Capital by Donal Power on Jun 5, 2015 | News, Technology “Fortune Favours the Bold” was a recurring message at Enterprise…

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Canadian provinces allow crowdunding startups to issue securities

Canadian provinces allow crowdunding startups to issue securities

iCrowdNewswire -  New regulations allow crowdinvesting in six Canadian Provinces The Canadian provinces of Manitoba, Quebec, British Columbia, New Brunswick, Saskatchewan and Nova Scotia have stepped forward to provide a…

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Brian Koscak, Keynote Speech at National Press Club 2015

FrontFundr launches Crowdfunding Platform to access new Capital Markets

FrontFundr launches Crowdfunding Platform to access new Capital Markets

CrowdFundBeat News Wire, A crowd of BC’s venture and finance communities gathered yesterday at The Profile in Vancouver to network and herald the launch of Frontfundr, Canada’s newest crowdfunding platform.…

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Crowdfunding fills lending need for small businesses

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Canadian Equity CrowdFunding Symposium, May 5th 2015 Toronto

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CrowdFundBeat Media, Invite you to Canadian Crowdfunding educational event which will bring together traditional private investors and crowdfunders. Canada Crowdfunding event provides the participants with the unique opportunity to discuss…

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Silicon Valley : CrowdFunding International with Brian Koscak

How to Raise Capital from the Crowd

How to Raise Capital from the Crowd

By Sandi Gilbert CrowdFinance Advocate | Collaborator | Influencer | Speaker | Curious Adventurer, So you’re ready to access new capital to grow your business. Do you know what it takes to…

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Canada’s CrowdFunding News

Crowdfund InsiderBrief: GoFundMe Reports Over 175 Campaigns Donate $150000 to Support West Virginia Flood VictimsCrowdfund InsiderDonations continue to pour in for those impacted by the fires in Canada, raising over $1 millio [...]

insideTORONTO.comFoodShare Toronto crowdfunding $30000 to install kitchen at its new Mount Dennis locationinsideTORONTO.comFoodShare is in the midst of a crowdfunding campaign in an effort to raise $30,000 to install a kitche [...]

CBC.caSaskatchewan kids launch Radisson rock museumCBC.caJudah Tyreman, 12, and his sister Avi, 7, might just be the youngest people in Canada, or even the world, to launch a gem museum. The young collectors opened the doors [...]

CBC.caCalgary company Biopod builds smart habitats, shatters crowdfunding goalsCBC.caSince 2015, Biopod has raised close to $1 million on the internet, making it one of the most successful crowdfunding projects ever to launch [...]

MetroNews CanadaRescuer crowdfunding for widow of man killed by falling tree branchMetroNews CanadaMike Lee, of Toronto, started a crowd funding page for the widow of the. contributed. Mike Lee, of Toronto, started a crowd fu [...]

Crowdfund InsiderKickstarter's Team Unveils Their Current Favorite Canadian Crowdfunding CampaignsCrowdfund Insider“We're thrilled that Kickstarter is now available to creators in Canada. We've been waiting alo [...]

Regulation Crowdfunding Now In EffectMondaq News Alerts (registration)On Monday, May 16, 2016, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's, Regulation Crowdfunding came into effect. Regulation Crowdfunding provides an [...]

680 NewsCanadian actor Stephen Amell talks 'Turtles,' crowdfunding US$1.7M for 'Code 8'680 NewsThe Toronto native, who plays a crime-fighting vigilante in TV's "Arrow" and also in the new [...]

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