Tagged: seedinvest

Next Up on NextGen Crowdfunding: 8tracks, discotech, Green Sense Farms, RaceYa & SwitchPitch

Louder Noise Shout

NextGen has scheduled its next live crowdfunding event. On September 21st (8pm ET),  NextGen Crowdfunding’s Interactive Ignition Event will present several crowdfunding campaigns live. Once again, everything will be livestreamed via the NextGen site and viewers will be given the opportunity to ask questions and… Read More

Why DSTLD is a Perfect Fit for Reg A+ : Key Elements to Successful Equity Crowdfunding

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Now I don’t usually use this forum to discuss particular crowdfunding offerings. However, after seeing a recent MSNBC piece on DSTLD, and their current Regulation A+ equity offering, I simply had to highlight their truly model story. I believe many wannabe Reg A+ issuers could… Read More

There are Now 14 FINRA Approved Funding Portals as Created by Title III of the JOBS Act

Crowdfunding united states

Title III of the JOBS Act created a new securities exemption that allowed equity crowdfunding for non-accredited investors. This new exemption, also called Reg CF, may be viewed as another step in the capital ladder to complement Title II of the JOBS Act (accredited crowdfunding)… Read More

SeedInvest Publishes Open Letter Requesting Feedback on “Crowd Note” in Push to Manage Reg CF Hurdles

Hurdle Challenge Race Delay Title III Reg CF

Title III or Reg CF crowdfunding holds great potential to provide access to capital for smaller companies but also includes multiple shortcomings. The woefully small funding cap and the hobbled rules stapled on by regulators have created a securities exemption that is ok but could… Read More

Virtuix Closes at $7.7 Million on SeedInvest Reg A+ Crowdfunding Offer

Virtuix by Omni in Action

Virtuix, the perfect platform to pair your Oculus VR goggles to get the full augmented reality experience, closed its funding round on SeedInvest last night at 11:59PM (Sunday, July 31, 2016). According to the campaign page, Virtuix raised $7,734,764 in preferred equity. A tweet by Virtuix… Read More

Update: Omni Creator Virtuix Has Secured $6.6M Through Reg A+ Offer on SeedInvest

Virtuix Omni in Action

With less than two weeks left until SeedInvest initiative comes to an end, creators of the Omni platform, Virtuix, have raised over $6.6 million. The company launched the Regulation A+ funding round earlier this year and quickly secured $2.5 million from approximately 500 investors in 24… Read More

Virtuix & Hero Entertainment form Significant Joint Venture to Bring Omni to China & US

omni_product by Virtuix

Virtuix, creators of the Omni platform that pairs active virtual reality to games and more, has formed a joint venture with Hero Entertainment, creators of the largest first-person shooter (FPS) game in China.  This is a significant deal for Virtuix as it opens up the… Read More

SeedInvest Ryan Feit Discusses His Role in Passing the JOBS Act & Title III Rules (Video)

Ryan Feit

On Tuesday, SeedInvest CEO and co-founder, Ryan Feit sat down with Jason McCabe Calacanis on This Week in Startups to share details about his involvement in passing the JOBS Act and his work on the Title III rules (which went into effect on May 16th). The discussion’s… Read More

Startup & Coworking Community StartMart Cleveland Seeks $200,000 Through SeedInvest Initiative

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StartMart Cleveland, an Ohio startup and coworking community, has recently launched a crowdfunding campaign on SeedInvest under the new Reg CF investment crowdfunding rules. The company is currently seeking a minimum of $200,000 and a max of $1 million as it prepares to expand. Launched… Read More

SeedInvest’s Ryan Feit on Title III of the JOBS Act: “Kickstarter With Equity Kicks in Today”

Ryan M. Feit SeedInvest Headshot

Ryan Feit, CEO of equity crowdfunding platform Seedinvest, has issued a letter about the new Title III of the JOBS Act rules, which just went into effect on Monday. Under the new rules, the general public may now invest in capital raising by start-up companies through crowdfunding…. Read More

NextGen to Host Title III Celebration Series to Boost Awareness of Crowdfunding Rules

Reg CF Title III

NextGen Crowdfunding announced this week that it will be holding a Title III Celebration Series that will include four online events in May and June that will build more awareness for the rules, which are going in effect on Monday (May 16th). Aubrey Chernick, founder… Read More

iDisclose Forms Multiple Partnerships with New Reg CF Platforms

Georgia Quinn iDisclose

If there is one industry in dire need of disruption it is the legal industry and iDisclose is leading the charge. The creation of Georgia Quinn (a Crowdfund Insider Senior Contributor) and Doug Ellenoff, the pair have set out to drive the cost of legal… Read More

Keen Home Quickly Generates Over $6.6 Million of Indicated Interest on SeedInvest

Robert Herjavec at Keen Home Office

Keen Home is doing it right. The company is the creator of a smart home air vent. Sexy it is not. Practical and money saving it is. Back in 2014, Keen started with a relatively small crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo. Keen co-founders Ryan Fant and… Read More

Direct to Consumer Fashion Brand DSTLD Moves Forward with Reg A+ Offer on SeedInvest

DSTLD Deck cover

Following a “Testing the Waters” (TTW) campaign where DSTLD generated indications of interest to purchase equity in the company from over 2100 individuals totalling $13.27 million, the company has decided to move forward and raise capital under Reg A+ equity crowdfunding. DSTLD is a fashion… Read More

Jan Goetgeluk, Creator of the Virtuix Omni, Visits Mad Money to Talk Equity Crowdfunding (Video)

Jan Goetgeluk and Ryan Feit on Mad Money

Virtuix CEO and founder Jan Goetgeluk visited the studios of Mad Money, to discuss his product the Omni VR platform and his equity crowdfunding round on SeedInvest. Ryan Feit, SeedInvest CEO, joined the interview as well to talk about the update in securities law that… Read More

Virtuix Immediately Raises $2.5 Million from Over 500 Investors in Reg A+ Offer

Virtuix by Omni in Action

Virtuix, creators of the Omni platform that pairs with VR headsets such as the Oculus Rift, immediately topped $2.5 million from approximately 500 investors in 24 hours as it raised capital via a Reg A+ equity crowdfunding round. Vortex is offering Series A preferred shares… Read More

$30 Million in Indicated Interest for 8tracks as it Moves Forward with Share Offer

David Porter

8tracks, the crowd-curated (read not Pandora) internet radio service, has topped $30 million ($31,429,350 as of last glance) in indicated interest from potential investors on SeedInvest. Crowdfund Insider reported last month how the 8tracks registration rocketed to over $25 million immediately as fans of the… Read More