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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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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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Crowdfunding “The Funny Thing About Cancer!”

Crowdfunding “The Funny Thing About Cancer!”

Toronto, CA — (ReleaseWire) — 01/20/2015 – Laughter is the best medicine and truer words were never spoken when it comes to cancer patients. That’s because every cancer patient lives under a black cloud in the form of a question that dominates their daily existence; will they beat cancer or will cancer kill them? Comedian and cancer patient Josh Haddon is administering his own method of cancer treatment by following in the footsteps of famous comedians who took their own medical scares and turned them into laughs. Comedy legend Richard Pryor…

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Response to the AMF Equity Crowdfunding Exemption Proposal

Response to the AMF Equity Crowdfunding Exemption Proposal

CFB Canada News Wire 07/07/2014, By dianay , We are  honoured to take part in the consultative process of what we believe to be this decade’s most innovative solution to Canada’s financial gap. Without further a due, we present to you our response to the Autorité des marchés financierswith regards  to the new equity crowdfunding exemption REG 45-108. We applaud the Autorité des marchés financiers (hereinafter «Autorité») on their initiative to expand the application of equity crowdfunding to established businesses and start-ups. We would also like to thank the National Crowdfunding Association of Canada and team for their support…

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Three Canadian Crowdfunding Campaigns Worth Watching

Three Canadian Crowdfunding Campaigns Worth Watching

What tech-related ideas are Canadian creators raising money to support? Check out these Canadian crowdfunding picks-of-the-week: RoVa3D: Five Material/Colour Liquid Cooled 3D Printer Returning to crowdfunding a year after their first success campaign, ORD Solutions has already met their goal to fund a new and improved version of their printer. The Cambridge-based company is applying what they learned from round one to bring more to 3D table. With five nozzles, a number of combinations of colours and/or materials can be used in one printing session without changing the filament. Help…

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