Tagged: eurocrowd

CEO of Walliance Appointed as EUROCROWD Chair

Giacomo Bertoldi, CEO of Walliance, has been appointed as the new Chair of EUROCROWD. Bertoldi will be taking over from Christin Friedrich, founder and CEO of Innovestment. The selection of Bertoldi was made during EUROCROWD’s meeting last week and he will serve as non-executive Chair… Read More

Eurocrowd Surveys Members to Assess Status of Platforms and ECSP

Eurocrowd, the leading association representing the investment crowdfunding industry in Europe, has announced a survey to garner information as to the status of their members in the approval process under pan-European crowdfunding rules. Last November, the European Union revealed crowdfunding regulations to enable raising capital… Read More

Crowdcube Has Launched a France Facing Website

Crowdcube is accelerating in France. That is how the new French version of Crowdcube announces itself. Crowdcube is one of the largest securities crowdfunding platforms in the UK as well as Europe. Having long operated in Europe, recent rule changes will make it easier for… Read More

Europe: ECSPR May See Deadline Extended for Crowdfunding Laws Implementation

Last November, the European Union authorized pan-European crowdfunding, European Crowdfunding Service Provider Regulation (ECSPR), for issuers to raise up to €5 million across all member states. Investment crowdfunding platforms that aim to sell securities in the European Union must be regulated by the relevant authority… Read More

European Crowdfunding Network Forms Partnership with European Association for Local Democracy

Leading European association that advocates on behalf of securities crowdfunding, the European Crowdfunding Network (EUROCROWD), has announced a new partnership with the European Association for Local Democracy (ALDA) creating a “cross-membership agreement” to develop activities of common interest, according to a statement by EUROCROWD. ALDA… Read More

It is Now Legal to Crowdfund Across All of the European Union But Challenges Remain

Earlier this month, the European Crowdfunding Service Providers Regulation (ECSPR) went into effect across the entire European Union. A dramatic step forward in removing internal borders in regards to capital formation, and part of the overall Fintech Action plan, the regulation allows firms in need… Read More

Harmonised EU Framework for Consumer Credit May Impact Crowdfunding Platforms

Recently, the European Commission distributed a proposal pertaining to the harmonization of consumer credit. The proposal is being reviewed in light of the advent of the digitization of consumer credit. To quote the factsheet distributed by the Commission: “Consumer credit helps consumers finance all sorts… Read More

EUROCROWD Report Explains Combining Crowdfunding and European Structural and Investment Funds

EUROCROWD, the leading European advocate for online capital formation, has published a report entitled Scaling Up Partnerships: A Blueprint For the Implementation Of Match-Funding Schemes Between Public Authorities and Crowdfunding Platforms. The report explains how to manage the use of European Structural and Investment Funds in… Read More

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