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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

National PostCanadian elite athletes still behind the eight-ball to other countries when it comes to financial supportNational PostAnd with less than two weeks until the opening ceremony in Rio, the minister is unsure if Cana [...]

Yahoo Canada SportsCrowdfunding and the plight of the underappreciated OlympianYahoo Canada SportsJeremy Taiwo competes during the decathlon pole vault event at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials. (AP). The Olympics [...]

Crowdfund InsiderSeedUps Canada First Funded Company Partners with NewLeaf AirlineCrowdfund InsiderAirplane Jump On Flyways has inked a partnership with NewLeaf, a Canadian discount airline, a nice validation of their busines [...]

Press Release RocketSharron Matthews Seeks Crowdfunding Support For Behind The Scene Documentary SeriesPress Release RocketToronto, Canada – July 22, 2016 – Touring artist and cabaret performer, Sharron Matthews, seeks crowdf [...]

TnoozAir Canada creates crowdfunding platform for cash-strapped passengersTnoozPerhaps trying to live up to their reputation as being the nice folk of North America, Air Canada has developed a way for people to attract donati [...]

Canadian Olympians get green protection against Brazilian mosquitosNews@UofTWith the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro only weeks away, many athletes – including Canadian tennis star Milos Raonic – have pulled out of the [...]

TravelPulseAir Canada Launches Crowdfunding for Cash-Strapped TravelersTravelPulseIf you've been thinking about hitting up a crowdfunding site like GoFundMe or Kickstarter to help raise funds for your next trip, take not [...]

Financial PostStartup Chill Telecom claims thousands support its bid to enter Canada's wireless marketFinancial Post... Ont.-based company after realizing it was cheaper to keep his Israeli mobile plan than sign up for a [...]

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