Tagged: seedinvest

A Prominent Attorney Sees Regulation A+ as Perfect to Raise Debt Capital

Debt vs Equity

Title IV of the JOBS Act fixed some of the issues swirling around old Regulation A.  Lightly utilized in its previous incarnation, Regulation A+ (as it is commonly called) created two different funding tiers which allow non-accredited investors access to a new securities exemption and… Read More

Tagasauris Successfully Raises $900,000 on SeedInvest

Tag

Human assisted computing platform Tagasauris, has closed a $900,000 equity crowdfunding round on SeedInvest. Tagasauris previously raised a Seed round in 2013 according to AngelList. No further details on the funding round were made available. Tagasauris has developed a patent pending tagging platform designed to… Read More

SeedInvest Lists 2nd Potential Regulation A+ Offer with Snapwire. $5 Million in Indicated Interest in Just 2 Days

Snapwire Sample

Regulation A+, promulgated by Title IV of the JOBS Act, appears to be off to a good start. The several offers that are “testing the waters” have generated pretty solid interest.  SeedInvest, one of the first equity crowdfunding platforms to offer a potential Reg A+… Read More

Ryan Feit of SeedInvest Comments on UK Award. Does this Foreshadow a British Expansion?

Ryan Feit Prince William

Ryan Feit, CEO and co-founder of equity crowdfunding platform SeedInvest,  won a British GREAT Tech Award. The recognition was delivered by none other than HRM Prince William. Feit, recently interviewed by TechdayHQ, spoke about SeedInvest’s relationships in the UK noting they were rather strong; “Through the GREAT… Read More

Crowdfunding: From Impossible, to Improbable to Inevitable in less than 10 years

Mission Inevitable

  It was not that long ago that the term “crowdfunding” entered into the common lexicon. Today we regularly watch, or read about, multi-million crowdfunding campaigns delivering the next big thing to supportive consumers who are willing to wait a bit longer to receive a perk,… Read More

ChargeItSpot Closes $2 Million Raise Crowdfunding on SeedInvest

Douglas-Baldasare-ChargeItSpot

Mobile phone charging station creator ChargeItSpot has successfully raised $2 million in a funding round on SeedInvest.  Investors participated alongside professional investors Robin Hood Ventures and Soundboard Angel Fund. ChargeItSpot tackles an issue that most every smartphone user encounters. Dead or low batteries while away… Read More

Social Dieting Website WayBetter Obtains $9.3M in Investment Interest on SeedInvest in Just 48 Hours in First Campaign Under New Mini-IPO Rules (Infographic)

WayBetter Lose Weight

SeedInvest, an equity crowdfunding platform, announced on Friday that WayBetter, which runs the social dieting website, DietBet, successfully conducted one of the first “testing the waters” fund-raising campaigns under the new mini-IPO rules, which went into effect on June 19th. The company received $9.3 million of investment interest… Read More

Smart Motorcycle Helmet Company Fusar Closes $1.1 Million Seed Round on SeedInvest

Fusar Helmet

Fusar (pronounced fyoo-zer) Technologies, a creator of smart motorcycle helmets, has closed a seed round in the amount of $1.1 million with the help of equity crowdfunding platform SeedInvest. Investors from SeedInvest invested alongside the Jumpstart NJ Angel Network, Socialatom Ventures, the Chi Fan Group, and Casabona… Read More

WayBetter is Killing it on SeedInvest as it “Tests the Water” with Reg A+

Rocket Launch Escape Velocity

On Friday last week, Crowdfund Insider shared that SeedInvest, an equity crowdfunding platform in NYC, had launched a potential Regulation A+ issuer, WayBetter, as they “test the water” of investors. Part of the potential of Title IV of the JOBS Act, or Regulation A+, is… Read More

‘Making Renting An Airplane As Easy As Renting A Car,” OpenAirplane Is Now Crowdfunding on SeedInvest

openairplane

Glimmering just ahead, summer offers the hope of beach days, picnics, hikes, ice cream until it hurts and, if the petsitter is available, travel. The minor (major) hassles of transportation–airplane delays or cancellations, a sea of brake lights–will be worth it. Certainly. But if one could reduce… Read More

Will Reg A+ Issuers Be Required to Undergo Rigorous FINRA Review?

Bumpy Road Danger

In a little over a week Title IV of the JOBS Act, commonly called Reg A+, will become actionable.  We are already hearing chatter about companies planning on using the new exemption. Whenever a new chapter is written in the Securities Law Book there is… Read More

SeedInvest: By Using Reg A+, Issuers May Avoid VC “Strings”

The Real Fred Wilson

There has been much debate, discussion and recent consternation regarding Title IV of the JOBS Act, something commonly labeled as Reg A+.  Some prognosticators believe it is much ado about nothing but others believe Reg A+ can become an important step in the evolving capital… Read More

MIT Professor: Syndicates Are Best Approach for Equity Crowdfunding Investors

Herd Mentality or Crowd Wisdom

MIT Sloan Assistant Professor Christian Catalini has targeted his research on the economics of innovation, entrepreneurial finance and crowdfunding.  Catalini is part of an elite few academicians who are analyzing the emergent investment crowdfunding space, so when he shares his findings, and associated perspective, it is… Read More

SeedInvest Will Remove Legal Review Fees for Startups Using KISS Legal Documents

Kiss

Yes KISS means Keep It Simple Stupid, but in this case it means Keep It Simple Security. SeedInvest, a leading investment crowdfunding platform, has announced they will no longer assess legal review fees to startups using KISS Convertible Note documents. SeedInvest is a highly selective… Read More

SeedInvest Launches in Georgia, Continues Regional Expansion Strategy

Sapna Patel

Equity crowdfunding platform SeedInvest opened up operations in Atlanta, Georgia last week and organized a launch party to introduce their investment platform to the local crowd. This is a continuation of their strategy to create local hubs in key markets across the United States by… Read More