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Brief: Global Crowdfunding Convention Announces Fifth Annual Event Dates

The Global Crowdfunding Convention (GCC), an annual event where people gather to network and learn about #crowdfunding, today announced that its fifth annual event will be held October 15-17, 2016 at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.  For two days, the GCC will host crowdfunding… Read More

Brief: CoAssets Hosts Inaugural SME CORE Event

This week, Singapore-based crowdfunding platform, CoAssets, hosted its first annual SME CORE (Capitalising Opportunities & Realising Expectations). This event aims to provide SMEs with perspective, business solutions and information from public and private sectors.   Topics discussed included the following: SME Financing and Support, Leveraging Human Resources and… Read More

Crowdcube Announces Manchester Office Opening Event

On Friday, equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube announced it will be celebrating the opening of its new Manchester office on April 28th at 6:00 p.m. While sharing details about the event, the Crowdcube team stated: “We’re inviting you to come along and meet some of our… Read More

Brief: Seedrs Success Humble Grape Set to Open New London Location

Humble Grape, a UK-based wine and events company, announced this week that it is set to open a second bar on Fleet Street in London. The company secured a grand total of £356,670 during its Seedrs initiative two years ago. As previously reported, Humble Grape was… Read More

Brief: SXSW Selects 13 Indiegogo Films For 2016 Festival

With the 2016 SXSW Film Festival set to kick off in Austin, Texas today, global crowdfunding platform Indiegogo announced that 13 lucky films have selected for the famous annual event. Indiegogo noted that the projects being presented at SXSW include first-person shooter action film, HARDCORE HENRY… Read More

Online Ticketing Platform Fatsoma Launches Seedrs Initiative; Captures Over £100,000 First Week

Last week, online ticketing platform, Fatsoma, launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs with a mission to raise £350,000. Within the first seven days, the campaign has successfully secured over £100,000.  Fatsoma, which was founded in 2005, offers a marketing solution for event organizers and venues…. Read More

Peter Thiel to Deliver Keynote Address at LendIt USA 2016

On Tuesday, organizers of LendIt USA 2016 announced that Paypal’s co-founder and first outside investor in Facebook, Peter Thiel, is set to deliver the keynote address at the forthcoming event. LendIt is considered the largest conference series dedicated to connecting the global online lending community. The… Read More

Kickstarter: Nearly 100 Funded Films Have Been Official Sundance Film Selections in the Past Five Years

With the 2016 Sundance Film Festival set to kick off next week (January 21st), Kickstarter took a look back at its past experiences with the well-known event. The crowdfunding giant stated: “For the fifth year, an incredible slate of Kickstarter-funded films have been selected for inclusion… Read More

Indiegogo Announces New CES 2016 Details

With the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) less than 24 hours away, Indiegogo has unveiled more details about the event and what fans can expect at the crowdfunding platform’s “Zone.” The Indiegogo team shared: “We’re bringing some truly inspiring and incredible crowdfunded startups and enterprise products… Read More

EventBrite Offers Tips on How to Use Events to Bring Crowdfunding Campaigns to Life

Revealing a few tips and tricks for crowdfunding campaign organizers, global event marketplace EventBrite shared details about how events can bring funding initiative to life. The company penned on Indiegogo’s Blog: “Live events allow you to make this type of priceless, personal connection with new… Read More

Obstacle Course Racing Event ROCKSOLID Seeks £350,000 on Crowdcube For Lifestyle Brand Expansion

Brave runners, unite! ROCKSOLID, a themed-obstacle course racing event held in Exeter and Milton Keynes, recently launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise £350,000 to expand its lifestyle brand. Much like Tough Mudder and The Warrior Dash (both of which I have participated in), ROCKSOLID… Read More

American Homeowner Preservation Will Sponsor Second Edition of RealCap Chicago

Chicago-based real estate crowdfunding platform, American Homeowner Preservation (“AHP”), announced this week that it will be sponsor the upcoming second edition of RealCap Chicago: Introducing Online Capital to Real Estate Entrepreneurs. The single-day conference will be produced by the Soho Loft Media Group and will be held… Read More

Crowdfunding Asia Sets Aggressive Schedule of Events for 2015

Crowdfunding Asia launched their inaugural crowdfunding convention this past August.  It was the first event of its kind in the entire Asian region gathering thought leaders, portal operators, high level politicians and public officials from around the world to convene to discuss this new approach… Read More

Indiegogo Teams Up With Chicago-Based 1871; Announces New Midwest Satellite Office

Earlier this week, Indiegogo announced it will be opening a brand new Midwest satellite office in Chicago’s 1871. The organizations revealed they are teaming up to host a quarterly education session for those working in the building. According to the Chicago Tribune, the notion of… Read More

Equity Crowdfunding Alliance of Canada Confirms Event Dates

The Equity Crowdfunding Alliance of Canada has confirmed their conference dates as they take their message of investment crowdfunding on a cross country tour.  The inaugural event held in Toronto last month experienced a standing room only crowd as interested investors, industry participants and potential… Read More

On Crowdhoster: Crowdfunding To Bring The Foo Fighters Back To Richmond, Virginia

There are two types of people, generally… those who like the Foo Fighters and those that are no fun. The band is led by frontman and former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl. They’ve released numerous #1 hits, toured the world and are said to put on… Read More

OurCrowd Equity Crowdfunding Platform Schedules Series of Events

Israel based, global crowdfunding platform OurCrowd has scheduled a series of events as part of their ongoing initiative to share the benefits of participating in their accredited investor platform. OurCrowd, one of the largest platforms of it’s kind in the world, has aggressively marketed their… Read More

Crowdsourcing Week Global 2014 Opens in Singapore

This year Crowdsourcing Week global conference in Singapore is poised for an excellent start. This morning, people were still flocking in the 400-seats Fusionopolis theatre when the introduction started with Epi Ludvik. Over 40 presentations are planned over the week along with a full schedule… Read More

CrowdsUnite Organizes Equity Crowdfunding Class for April 28th

CrowdsUnite has scheduled an equity crowdfunding training class for later on this month in New York City.   The four hour gathering entitled, “Equity Based Crowdfunding:  Everything You Need to Know for Success” will be held at the offices of Eisner Amper, a leading full… Read More

Brief: One Spark Announces Second Event In Berlin, Growth Expected To Continue

The One Spark festival in Jacksonville, Florida is huge… perhaps so huge that the idea has outgrown the Jacksonville metro area. There have long been rumors that One Spark would eventually make its way to other cities, and that seems to be coming to fruition…. Read More

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