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CCA Survey of Findings from an Audit on the US Crowdfunding Ecosystem

Recently, the CCA Group performed an audit on the crowdfunding ecosystem in the United States. Speaking with industry experts, performing original research, and updatinga database of all active and inactive crowdfunding portals in the country, we were able to develop a “30,000 foot” view of the ecosystem, including a closer look at the types of platforms …

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Crowdfunding and Climate Innovation – The Next Step in Funding Impact Investing

Crowdfunding and Climate Innovation

The future of Impact Investing and Crowdfunding was on display in Nairobi, Kenya last week.  At the World Bank/infoDev’s annual funding meeting their budget was divvyed up among the creation of Climate Innovation Centers (CIC) in Kenya, Ethiopia, South Africa, Vietnam and the Caribbean and new funding mechanisms to allow the Bank to effectively seed …

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Why is September 24th a Huge Day for Entrepreneurs? Title II of the JOBS Act and Crowdfunding for Accredited Investors Begins

More Investment Money Means Potentially More JOBS! On September 24th, there will be a sea change in how entrepreneurs can seek money from early stage investors – one of the largest changes to securities laws in 80 years.  On September 24th, Title II of the JOBS Act (a seven-part Act signed into law by President …

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CCA 2012 Year End Summary

Greetings from Dubai Crowdfunding Colleagues! What an amazing year 2012 has been.  A year ago we were fighting the good fight in the US Senate to legalize Crowdfunding, now we have a tremendously bi-partisan Crowdfunding Law thanks to President Obama, the House and Senate, a vibrant industry forming and a book about Crowdfund Investing!  Here’s our year-end …

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