Tagged: ipovillage

Upcoming DPOs will help bring about Equity Crowdfunding Rules

After reflecting on the event at Crowdfund Texas, I have come to the firm belief that the upcoming IPO(s) from IPO Village will encourage movement on the rules that will ultimately  govern equity crowdfunding. Equity Crowdfunding will bring about a new asset class that will… Read More

Top 5 Equity Crowdfunding Sites Going Into 2013

With the passage of crowdfunding earlier this year, a whole new realm of capital formation for entrepreneurs and investors was realized. And now that sections of the JOBS Act will be passing in January of 2013, the first equity-based crowdfunding offer will soon be hitting… Read More

Howard Orloff to Twitter CEO: Don’t Be Facebook

This is an open letter from IPOVillage.com founder Howard Orloff to Twitter CEO Dick Costolo encouraging Twitter to pass on a traditional IPO in favor of a DPO.   To: DICK COSTOLO, CEO Twitter.com From: HOWARD ORLOFF, Mayor IPOVIllage.com RE: Twitter’s Initial Public Offering Mr. Costolo, Your… Read More

First Ever Crowd Funded IPO–$1 Million in Pledges For a Medical Device Delivering Non-Invasive Weight Loss Cellulite Removal Procedures, FDA and CE Marked

As the article mentions it is now in the quiet period and the name cannot be divulged.  IPO Village was the portal that handled the crowd funding. The company is not a start up and has been around for 6 years so I am guessing… Read More

IPO Village Launches Website Dedicated to Crowdfunding Nasdaq IPOs; New IPO Strategy Guarantees No Favoritism

From MarketWire: Crowdfunding on Behalf of Publicly Traded First Line Capital Portfolio Companies; Shareholders Receive Free Trading Stock, Liquidity and a Clear Exit Strategy NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwire – Aug 14, 2012) – IPO Village launches website to offer crowdfunding of Nasdaq IPOs. Without prejudice or favoritism, retail investors… Read More