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 to accredited investors who want to contribute a minimum of $10,000 for a stake in the property. The company says it’s the first in Canada to partner with institutions at the real estate development stage to use crowdfunding, an investing model that has become popular in the U.S. in recent years and is growing worldwide. Accredited investors in Canada haven’t…

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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 have read the book and find it an interesting and easy-to-read book of about 156 pages on crowdfunding for beginners. It is perfect for those who are just wading into the subject and want a simple book that looks at equity and non-equity crowdfunding from a global perspective including the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. I have the…

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Croatia's World Cup soccer coach clings to the rosary as he finds success Here’s one reason Catholics in the US might be rooting for the small Central European country: Croatia is a deeply Catholic country, and the coach of its national team, Zlatko Dalic, is a man of sincere faith. Dalic said recently that his current success is due to his faith in God, and that he always carries a rosary to hold onto in difficult times. Dalic spoke about his faith on Croatian Catholic radio when the World Cup…

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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 to New Zealand to the European Union, enacting regulations and exemptions for equity crowdfunding. In a previous blog post we talked about how crowdfunding is set to overtake venture capital investment over the next year, doubling from $16 billion to $34.4 billion. This showcases the potential impact equity crowdfunding can have on the future of private company fund raising. In various provinces in Canada, securities…

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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 areas the development of P2P lending has been slower, for example in Canada. By  Irene Tordera, Many factors could contribute to why Canada’s P2P market has a slower growth than other countries, but certainly the lack of clear guidance in provinces like Ontario, has played a role. In fact, the existing Canadian P2P marketplaces have been very cautious in their…

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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 Toronto’s third annual Money Forum earlier this week, which drew a diverse crowd of entrepreneurs and startup founders to City Hall to explore aspects of financing new ventures. Forum panelists repeatedly cited having a high risk tolerance and confidence in one’s vision as prerequisites for succeeding as an entrepreneur. Equally important was knowing when to reach out for support and…

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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 way for startups to raise funds via crowdfunding platforms (crowdinvesting). They have done so by providing exemptions from prospectus and dealer registration, so they are not required to seek funds in expensive stocks exchange companies while benefiting from several auditing and report requirements. The regulations are harmonized among the participating provinces, thus providing a common regulation for businesses inside those…

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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. Their timing appears impeccable with the advent just 2 weeks ago of the Startup Crowdfunding exemption in 6 provinces including BC. For the first time regular Joes and Janes will be able to invest up to $1500 in innovative companies they believe in. Frontfundr unveiled the team, key features and first deals that they envision will help transform venture capital…

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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 current state of the industry, to learn from experts in venture capital, business angel and crowdfunding fields, to network and find new partnerships. AGENDA : Past, Present, and Future of CrowdFunding SME Lending and Investing Real Estate Crowdfunding Perq-based vs. Equity Crowdfunding StartUp Canada , Accelerators and Market Validation Cocktails and Networking The Symposium is held on MAY 5th, 2015…

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