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University of Texas in Dallas Pilots ATEC Crowdfunding Month

The Arts & Technology Program (ATEC) at the University of Texas in Dallas (UTD) will pilot launch ATEC Crowdfunding Month, a new undertaking to bring awareness to on-campus crowdfunding campaigns being run by and/or assisted by its faculty and students.  The campaigns planned for this year’s… Read More

National Crowdfunding Association Comments on SEC Proposal

The National Crowdfunding Association (NLCFA), welcomed the unanimous vote by The Securities and Exchange Commission to issue proposed rules for Investment Crowdfunding under Title III of the JOBS Act. As Commissioner Daniel M. Gallagher stated at the meeting today, “In Title III of the JOBS Act, Congress… Read More

Blue Run Media Launches Crowdfunding Services for Film Industry

BlueRun Crowdfund, a division of BlueRun Media (BlueRun), announced the recent launch of their crowdfunding services firm for the film industry, including announcing some of BlueRun’s current clients and eight ongoing or soon-to-start crowdfund campaigns. “The success of Veronica Mars with crowdfunding has certainly placed… Read More

Crowdfunding hopefuls still waiting for rules

The implementation of equity crowdfunding, a way for small businesses to raise capital, has been delayed again. In my column last week, I said that the rules for launching the JOBS Act, which legalizes equity crowdfunding, would probably be finalized by this spring. That is… Read More

Crowdfunding, the fiscal cliff and the future of biotech startups

Like Wile E. Coyote grasping an anvil and waiting for the ever-elusive roadrunner, biotech startups must have a sinking feeling while standing on the edge of the fiscal cliff. The federal budget “fix” — if it actually happens — would automatically slash the National Institutes… Read More

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