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Crowdfunding site IPOVillage Announces More Than $2 Million in Pledges

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“This is just beyond tremendous,” said IPO Village Mayor Howard Orloff. “This is absolute proof crowdfunding is a major force in the investing world. It is more proof that investors are ready to take advantage of buying stock directly from businesses without having to go through Wall Street, big banks and investment firms. We are… Read More

Upcoming DPOs will help bring about Equity Crowdfunding Rules

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After reflecting on the event at Crowdfund Texas, I have come to the firm belief that the upcoming IPO(s) from IPO Village will encourage movement on the rules that will ultimately  govern equity crowdfunding. Equity Crowdfunding will bring about a new asset class that will have its own rules and regs from both the SEC… Read More

Top 5 Equity Crowdfunding Sites Going Into 2013

With the passage of crowdfunding earlier this year, a whole new realm of capital formation for entrepreneurs and investors was realized. And now that sections of the JOBS Act will be passing in January of 2013, the first equity-based crowdfunding offer will soon be hitting the market, allowing small businesses to raise capital by selling equity… Read More

IPO Village Releases 2013 IPO Crowdfunding Market Forecast

This was reposted from IPO Village As the global economy continues to show signs of improvement, the market for Initial Public Offerings (IPO) is expected to jump by double digits in 2013. IPOVillage.com and First Line Capital are expecting 15 to 17 percent growth in the number of NASDAQ IPO’s in 2013. The growth is… Read More

Invitation for a Free Crowdfunding IPO Analysis

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New York City, NY — (SBWIRE) — 10/23/2012 – For Immediate Release Crowdfunding gets boost as Twitter invited to use it to launch initial public offering On the news that Twitter was considering going public, the social media giant is being invited to sidestep the expensive Wall Street initial public offering (IPO) process and take its… Read More

Howard Orloff to Twitter CEO: Don’t Be Facebook

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This is an open letter from IPOVillage.com founder Howard Orloff to Twitter CEO Dick Costolo encouraging Twitter to pass on a traditional IPO in favor of a DPO.   To: DICK COSTOLO, CEO Twitter.com From: HOWARD ORLOFF, Mayor IPOVIllage.com RE: Twitter’s Initial Public Offering Mr. Costolo, Your recent interview in the New York Times and CFO Ali… Read More

First Ever Crowd Funded IPO–$1 Million in Pledges For a Medical Device Delivering Non-Invasive Weight Loss Cellulite Removal Procedures, FDA and CE Marked

As the article mentions it is now in the quiet period and the name cannot be divulged.  IPO Village was the portal that handled the crowd funding. The company is not a start up and has been around for 6 years so I am guessing the IPO and crowd funding purpose was to ready the… Read More

UPDATE: Over $1 Million in Equity Pledged on IPO Village for First Ever Equity-Based Crowdfunded IPO

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwire – Oct 1, 2012) – IPO Village, the first of its kind crowdfunding platform to host initial public offerings, announced today that they have received over $1 million in pledges for their first crowdfunded IPO set to go live in the coming weeks. IPO Village is an organization that uses crowdfunding to… Read More

An IPO for the 99 percent

Aboutique investment bank is looking to open to the crowd the often opaque process of taking companies public. First Line Capital has launched IPO Village, a site that allows regular investors to buy into initial public offerings at the kind of pre-open prices now reserved for investment banks’ biggest clients and for institutional investors. The idea is… Read More

IPO Village Launches Website Dedicated to Crowdfunding Nasdaq IPOs; New IPO Strategy Guarantees No Favoritism

From MarketWire: Crowdfunding on Behalf of Publicly Traded First Line Capital Portfolio Companies; Shareholders Receive Free Trading Stock, Liquidity and a Clear Exit Strategy NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwire – Aug 14, 2012) – IPO Village launches website to offer crowdfunding of Nasdaq IPOs. Without prejudice or favoritism, retail investors can sign up for upcoming IPOs with any small investor… Read More