Tagged: los angeles

Fundrise SEC Filing Provides Insight into For Sale Housing eFunds

Two recent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) have provided some insight into the progress of Fundrise’s eFunds. Last year, Fundrise launched two eFunds – both targeting “For Sale Housing” in two different markets: Washington, DC and Los Angeles. These new funds were… Read More

Crypto Invest Summit to Be Held in Los Angeles Convention Center This Spring

On Wednesday, organizers of the Crypto Invest Summit announced the event will be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center on April 30th to May 2nd. The event will notably feature a robust agenda spanning a variety of cryptocurrency related themes such as investment analysis,… Read More

Third Annual Crowd Invest Summit West Set to Take Place in May 2018 at the Los Angeles Convention Center

On Monday, organizers of the third annual Crowd Invest Summit West announced the Summit is set to take place on May 1st through the 2nd at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The summit will feature an agenda of events that are equity crowdfunding themes including investment… Read More

PeerStreet Named One of the Top Ten Startups to Work For in Los Angeles

Real estate crowdfunding platform PeerStreet announced on Tuesday it was named one of the Top Ten Startups to Work For in Los Angeles. The list was created by Zippia, an online startup career platform. The funding portal revealed in a blog post: “We were proud to be… Read More

Stage Venture Partners Takes Up Residence at InvestCloud’s Innovation Center in Los Angeles

Global fintech firm InvestCloud has announced Stage Venture Partners (Stage) as the latest firm to take up residence at the InvestCloud Innovation Center in Los Angeles. Stage, which was founded in 2015 by Rob Vickery and Alex Rubalcava, is a Los Angeles-based seed-stage venture capital fund… Read More

InvestCloud Announces Efficient Tax As First Fintech Startup to Enter LA Innovation Center

Global fintech firm InvestCloud announced on Tuesday that Efficient Tax was named the first fintech startup to take residence at its Los Angeles Innovation Center. According to the company, Efficient Tax will use its time at the center and leverage InvestCloud’s Programs Wiring Programs (PWP)… Read More

Small Change Announces First Los Angeles-Based Real Estate Offering

Real estate crowdfunding platform Small Change announced on Wednesday the launch of its first Los Angeles-based offering. According to the funding portal, the Rosewood project is located in the and walkable Larchmont neighborhood of the city. The project was launched by 4Corners Group.   Small Change describes Rosewood… Read More

InvestCloud Opens Innovation Center for Financial Startups & Institutions in Los Angeles

Global fintech firm InvestCloud announced on Wednesday the launch of its innovation center for financial startups and institutions, which is located at its Pacific Design Center headquarters in Los Angeles. According to InvestCloud, the center will now enable teams from banks, wealth managers, and other financial services… Read More

Second Annual Crowd Invest Summit West to Be Held in Los Angeles September 2017

The second annual Crowd Invest Summit West is set to be held on September 6th and 7th at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The event was notably developed with the vision that every  American, both accredited or non-accredited investors, may now be a venture capitalist. Returning sponsors include… Read More

RealtyMogul.com Appoints New CTO & VP of Marketing

Real estate crowdfunding platform, RealtyMogul.com, announced on Monday it has appointed Sameer Shamsuddin as chief technology officer and Niall Weintraub as vice president of marketing. Both hires are part of the new wave of talent that it joining the funding platform’s Los Angeles office this month. RealtyMogul.com… Read More

RealtyShares Reveals: California Is A Hot Real Estate Market for Crowdfunding Investors (Infographic)

On Tuesday, real estate crowdfunding platform RealtyShares announced California is a hot real estate market for its crowdfunding investors. This info was released in the website’s latest report on the state’s funding projects. RealyShares revealed that California borrowers and sponsors had raised more than $53 million… Read More

HOPE Association Launches Crowdrise Campaign for Pediatric Mobile Health Clinics

The HOPE Association, a nonprofit service organization based in Washington D.C., recently launched a campaign, called Run For Hope, on crowdfunding platform Crowdrise to raise funds for its new pediatric mobile health clinics, which will serve low-income families in the Washington D.C. and Los Angeles areas. According… Read More

Indiegogo Teams Up With Heineken For “The Cities Project”

On Tuesday, Indiegogo announced it has joined forces with Dutch brewing company, Heineken, for a new project known as The Cities Project. The global crowdfunding platform stated residents in New York, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles and Honolulu are invited to submit projects they care about through Heineken’s Facebook page…. Read More

OTC Markets to Host Retail, Consumer Technology & Crowdfunding Workshop in Los Angeles

OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of open, transparent and connected financial markets for 10,000 U.S. and global securities, announced on Monday that it is hosting a retail, consumer technology and crowdfunding workshop,”Consumers as Investors – Redefining Financing Options for Entrepreneurs,” in Los Angeles… Read More

Actor/Director Don Cheadle Shares Details About Indiegogo Success “Miles Ahead” (Video)

With his Indiegogo success film Miles Ahead hitting selected theaters  in New York City and Los Angeles today, Don Cheadle headed to the Today Show in New York City to share details about the biopic. Miles Ahead captured a grand total of $344,582, which went towards the production… Read More

Texas Nonprofit REIFA Hits Indiegogo to Raise $150,000 For Real Estate Application “FundingFinder”

Real Estate Investors Funding Association (REIFA), a Texas nonprofit, recently launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise $150,000 for its real estate startup application, “FundingFinder.” FundingFinder is described as a web-based application works by matching real estate deals with the right lenders. REIFA states that the application has… Read More

“Arrow” Stars Robbie & Stephen Amell Hit Indiegogo to Raise $200,000 For Short Film “Code 8”

On Tuesday, Arrow star Stephen Amell and his cousin, Robbie Amell, launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to secure $200,000 for the new film, Code 8. Code 8’s description reads: “The film takes place in a world where 4% of the population are born with some type… Read More

Brief: “Blue Mountain State: The Rise of Thadland” Announces World Premiere Date

With less than a week until Blue Mountain State: The Rise of  Thadland set to be released (February 2nd), it was announced that the highly anticipated film’s world premiere will take place in Los Angeles this Sunday (January 31st). Eric Falconer, the creator of the popular television… Read More

YouCaring Teams Up With Eagle & Badge Foundation of Los Angeles to Raise Funds For LAPD Officers & Families

Nonprofit crowdfunding platform, YouCaring, announced on Wednesday that it is partnering with the Eagle & Badge Foundation of Los Angeles, a nonprofit created by members of the Los Angeles Police Protective League and members of the community, raise funds for the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD)… Read More

Brief: Music Sensation will.i.am Launches RocketHub Initiative to Send East Los Angeles Students to the 2016 FIRST Robotics Competition

On Monday, Singer/songwriter/performer/philanthropist will.i.am is participating in a new crowdfunding project on RocketHub through his i.am.angel Foundation that seeks to raise $100,000 for a robotics program inEast Los Angeles. The goal of the campaign is to raise enough money to send high school students from Boyle Heights, will.i.am’s… Read More