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InvestX Capital, the First Private Equity Crowdfunding Marketplace for Retail Investors

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CrowdFunding Beat Canada, InvestX Capital, the First Private Equity Crowdfunding Marketplace for Retail Investors, Announces Beta Launch Initial US$5.2 million Seed Round Secured from Prominent Investors Dallas, TX and Vancouver, BC – December 16, 2014 – InvestX Capital today announced the beta launch of its cross-border private equity crowdfunding marketplace for U.S. and Canadian investors, opening up an asset class previously only accessible through larger (US$1 million or higher) investments. For the first time, InvestX will provide accredited retail investors with direct access to high-quality private equity opportunities at low…

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National Crowdfunding Summit on March 3, 2015

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2015 Canadian Crowdfunding Summit hosted by the National Crowdfunding Association of Canada The inaugural 2015 Canadian Crowdfunding Summit will provide an exclusive opportunity to learn vital content and network with…

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Canadians Crowdfunding: Northern Light – a Mission to Mars

Minister Brad Duguid endorses crowdfunding

Report: Crowdfunding real estate for both debt and equity is in its infancy

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  CrowdFunding Beat Media ,  A wide ranging report on trends in real estate in the United States and Canada.  PWC and (ULI) Published Report on Emerging Trends in Real Estate…

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5 Tips For Food Companies Preparing To Equity Crowdfund

5 Tips For Food Companies Preparing To Equity Crowdfund

By Gil Michel-Garcia, CrowdFunding Beat Guest Contributor, I have been asked by many of my colleagues for a simple checklist on how to prepare a food company to do an equity crowdfunding raise.…

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Canada’s hottest new Venture Capital Fund! – Stuart Browne

How Much Money Can a Company Keep When Crowdfunding?

How Much Money Can a Company Keep When Crowdfunding?

By Brian Koscak and Alixe Cormick, Crowdfunding Beat Guest Contributors De-Mystifying Minimum, Maximum, ‘Keep – it – All’ and ‘All – or – Nothing’ Offerings Securities regulators and those active in the…

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8848 Mkt is proud to announce our new partnership with crowd funding platform Crowd Amplify

8848 Mkt is proud to announce our new partnership with crowd funding platform Crowd Amplify

CrowdFundBeat News wire 8848 Mkt is proud to announce our new partnership with crowd funding platform Crowd Amplify. Launching in February 2015, Crowd Amplify aims to be a platform that…

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Crowdfunding: A Canadian Update

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A Canadian company, Vrvana, Inc. is seeking $350,000 through Kickstarter, to finance its development of a virtual reality headset marketed as the Totem. Vrvana has elected to pursue a reward-based…

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Code4Armour™ Launched New Life-saving Alert Wearable 25% of Goal Reached in First Day

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TORONTO, Oct. 1, 2014 /CNW/ – Code4Armour™ launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo that invites people across North America to pre-order the Code4Armour™ service. The campaign reached 25% of its…

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UC Berkeley Academic “Global Developments in Crowdfunding”

Independent journalism pays off with truth and results

Independent journalism pays off with truth and results

Linda Solomon Wood | Sep 12th, 2014 – National Observer newsroom – I was delighted this week to see an e-mail from the people at Kickstarter saying, “we really love…

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Canada’s CrowdFunding News

Calgary HeraldCrowdfunding campaign for outed Wildrose staffers nears $20000 goalCBC.caA crowdfunding drive to help Wildrose staffers, many left out of a job after this week's mass floor crossing, has nearly reached it [...]

Wildrose staff layoffs prompt crowdfunding campaignCBC.caThe Canadian Press Posted: Dec 19, 2014 3:23 PM MT Last Updated: Dec 19, 2014 3:23 PM MT. A crowdfund started Thursday evening to raise money for Wildrose staff laid of [...]

Yahoo! Maktoob NewsEU markets watchdog says crowdfunding needs regulatingYahoo! Maktoob News"ESMA's aim is to enable crowdfunding to reach its potential as a source of finance, while ensuring that risks to users of [...]

ITBusiness.ca (blog)How well I predicted crowdfunding in Canada for 2014ITBusiness.ca (blog)Twelve months have passed since my predictions in ITBusiness.ca on how the 2014 Canadian crowdfunding sector would unfold. So here [...]

Financial PostCrowdfunding boosted the growth of these tiny Canadian startups almost ...Financial Post“An older paradigm about crowdfunding was four guys in their garage who couldn't find money any other way,” said Steve [...]

Yahoo Canada Finance - Insight (blog)Crowdfunding real estateYahoo Canada Finance - Insight (blog)"[CircleUp] is now the largest crowdfunding angel investing platform in the U.S., with a recent $7 million cash investment [...]

The product that set a new Canadian crowdfunding recordThe Globe and MailThey plan to use the crowdfunding money to increase production of Core but also to develop a sales team. Mr. Webster believes the Core system has the po [...]

CBC.caAshley MacLean Kearse's family starts crowdfunding campaignCBC.caDowney represented Nova Scotia as a boxer in the 2011 Canada Games in Halifax, winning gold. "(Ashley) said to me, when she woke, she said [...]

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