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CoinText’s Expansion Continues: Now Allowing Users to Transact Cryptocurrency Over SMS to Colombia & The Dominican Republic

Just a little over a month after announcing the launch of its SMS bitcoin cash wallet service in Brazil, as well as three more European countries, Poland, Croatia, and Romania, CoinText.io, a wallet to transact cryptocurrency using SMS messages, announced on Monday it has expanded the services in… Read More

Prodigy Network CEO Rodrigo Niño Updates on Real Estate Market & Future Plans

  Prodigy Network is one of the largest entrants in the real estate crowdfunding sector within the US.  To date, Prodigy has raised approximately $160 million for its portfolio of property located in New York City.  What is unique about Prodigy is the fact it… Read More

Crowdfunded Skyscraper BD Bacata “Revives Downtown Bogota”

Arguably the largest equity crowdfunding offer ever, BD Bacata raised over $150 million to finance the first skyscraper in Bogota, Colombia in decades.  It was real estate developer and real estate crowdfunding platform operator Rodrigo Niño who figured out the methodology to help finance the… Read More

Lendahand Launches Second Funding Round on Symbid

Hoping to continue the expansion of its company, Dutch crowdfunding platform, Lendahand, recently launched a second campaign on Symbid. Lendahand, which was founded by Peter Heijen, Koen The, and Peter Stolze, provides funds to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in emerging economies. These include countries such… Read More

Real Estate Platform Prodigy Network Charts Path for Equity Crowdfunding Growth: Targets European Expansion

Prodigy Network, the largest real estate crowdfunding platform operating today, has been pushing forward led by founder and CEO Rodrigo Niño.  The entrepreneurial Niño claims the largest equity crowdfunding project ever. BD Bacata, in Bogota, Colombia, raised approximately $200 million in equity crowdfunding to finance the… Read More

Harvard: Prodigy Network is Democratizing Real Estate Investment

Last month Harvard Business School published a case study on the real estate crowdfunding platform Prodigy Network and its founder Rodrigo Niño.  Authors Karim Lakhani, Katja Hutter and Greta Priar, reviewed the dramatic rise of Prodigy Network and the vision of Niño that “crowdfunding will… Read More

Naja’s Socially-Conscious Lingerie Overfunds on Kickstarter: Underwear for Hope

Last February, Naja was featured in Crowdfund Insider’s “Crowdfunded Fashion: 7 Hot Products.”  Founded by Catalina Girald, Naja recently overfunded its most recent Kickstarter campaign, raising nearly $26K for its scintillating and socially-conscious lingerie. Although a small campaign, both the concept and product remain relevant,… Read More

Prodigy Network Bets Big On Crowdfunding Commercial Real Estate

In applying a loose definition of the term “crowdfunding,” Rodrigo Nino stands as the undisputed king of the emerging fundraising methodology. He and his team at Prodigy Network crowdfunded a building in Colombia to the tune of over $175 million from investors both in Colombia… Read More

Largest Crowdfunding Campaign Ever: BD Bacatá Skyscraper from Prodigy Network

Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform is Growing Fast, Sees Opportunity in Many Markets Crowdfunding has quickly moved into the popular lexicon with the advent of platforms like Kickstarter and Indiegogo.  Each of these rewards based crowdfunding platforms have experienced incredible success in the past few years… Read More

Crowdfunding for Real Estate: Buy a Slice of a Skyscraper

From the pyramids to the Empire State Building, the world’s largest structures have typically been financed by the superrich. New York-based Prodigy Network, best known for marketing the Trump SoHo hotel condominium, is now trying a different model: It’s bringing crowdfunding to real estate, soliciting… Read More

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