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FinMkt Secures $5 Million During Financing Round Led by ManchesterStory Group

FinMkt, Inc., a New York-based provider of technology and infrastructure for the online lending industry, announced this week it has closed a $5 million equity round led by venture capital firm ManchesterStory Group with participation from Perot Jain LP, Vectr Ventures, and existing investors. This… Read More

Former CIO of the CFPB Tim Duncan Joins FinMkt’s Advisory Board

On Tuesday, FinMkt announced it appointed former CIO of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Tim Duncan, as a new member of its advisory board. According to FinMkt, Duncan brings years of technology, finance, and law experience to the company. He served as President of… Read More

Crowdnetic Founder & CEO Luan Cox: New Partnerships, Women in Fintech & Market Data Transparency

  “Our prediction is that the marketplace lending industry will undergo continued and increasing growth, opening up new investment opportunities and new avenues of capital formation for start-ups and small businesses.” It’s not too late to participate in the 2015 Americas Alternative Finance Benchmarking Survey;… Read More

Crowdnetic Launches Automated Loan Platform “Marketplace Lending Gateway”

Crowdnetic, a provider of technology and market data solutions to the marketplace lending industry, today announced the launch of “Marketplace Lending Gateway” (“Gateway”), a centralized technology platform that connects loan applicants from banks and retailers to alternative funding sources through a real-time matching and allocation… Read More

CNBC & Crowdnetic Reveal New Index For Tracking Equity Crowdfunding

Wired recently reported that CNBC and Crowdnetic are teaming up to release a new crowdfinance index that aims to give the investing public an insight of how the market is evolving. Vice president and senior executive product at CNBC, Steve Lewis stated, “This is a seas… Read More

Crowdnetic Opens London Office, Targets UK Data

Crowdnetic, a provider of technology and market data solutions, has launched on a financial media site Digital Look today. This content suite is stated to feature real-time information on private UK-based companies that are publicly raising capital online through securities-based crowdfunding and peer to peer… Read More

Brief: Crowdnetic Adds James A. Jones as Director of Business Development

Crowdnetic, a provider of technology and market data solutions to the crowdfunded securities and peer-lending industry, has announced the key hire of James A. Jones as the Director of Business Development for the Americas. James will oversee sales and partnerships for Crowdnetic’s products and solutions… Read More

Crowdnetic and UC Berkeley to partner on Crowdfunding Research

Over a year ago, Crowdnetic and UC Berkeley began collaborating on the launch of UC Berkeley’s Program for Innovation in Entrepreneurial and Social Finance, headed by Dr. Richard Swart, who serves as its Director of Research at the Coleman Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership. Through… Read More

Crowdnetic Releases Real Estate Data Analysis Report for Q2

Crowdnetic, a provider of technology and market data solutions to the crowdfunded securities and peer to peer lending industry, has released their second quarterly PIPR (Private Issuers Publicly Raising) data analysis report for the period ending June 30, 2014, including a focus on the crowdfunding real estate… Read More

Crowdnetic Shares Details about “Crowdfinance” Event

Crowdnetic has announced Wall Street’s second annual Crowdfinance conference to be held in NYC on October 16th at Thomson Reuters’ Conference Center. Crowdfinance is redefining the global equity and debt markets fostered by a surge in financial innovation, shifting trends in communication, advancements in technology and a new… Read More

Gloves Come Off: Two Prominent Crowdfunding Industry Leaders File Opposing Lawsuits

In a tale of a partnership gone bad, Crowdnetic, a New York City based crowdfunding data firm founded by Luan Cox, recently filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, alleging a breach of a prior agreement… Read More

Crowdnetic Releases Research Report on Crowdfunded Equities

Crowdnetic released its PIPR (Private Issuers Publicly Raising) report with a focus on data analysis on equities-based crowdfunding. Based on data that has been aggregated and normalized since September 23, 2013 up to May 31, 2014 from thousands of PIPRs, the new report shows that… Read More

Ross Perot, Jr, Anurag Jain Invest in Crowdnetic

Crowdnetic, a provider of information and data solutions to the global crowdfinance marketplace, has stated that Perot Jain, LP, has selected the company for seed funding. The investment fund recently was launched by Ross Perot, Jr. and Anurag Jain to support emerging and high-potential technology-based… Read More

hyperfund Wants to Crowdfund Businesses at Any Stage of Growth

hyperfund is a crowdfunding platform that provides all three primary strategies for businesses raising capital on the internet with rewards, security, and debt crowdfunding options. hyperfund wants to enable startups and growing businesses to take advantage of the explosive growth of crowdfunding and the SEC’s… Read More

Patch of Land Becomes First Peer-to-Peer Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform on Lendvious

Patch of Land, the online peer-to-peer real estate crowdfunding platform, and Crowdnetic, the leading provider of market data solutions for the global crowdfinance industry, announced today that Patch of Land is the first P2RE peer platform to partner on Lendvious.  The platform is Crowdnetic’s new… Read More

Crowdnetic Launches JOBS Act Deal Aggregator “CrowdWatch,” Announces $1.6M Seed Round

Crowdnetic has announced the official launch of CrowdWatch, a deal aggregator for offerings made possible by the JOBS Act. Pricing for the service is set at $129 per month with a 14-day free trial available. Crowdnetic has also announced partnerships with EarlyShares and EquityNet. Deals… Read More

Crowdnetic Provides Private Offerings Info on MarketWatch

Crowdnetic, a provider of market data solutions for the global crowdfinance industry, announced today that its private offerings content suite of companies publicly raising capital online will now be featured on Dow Jones’  finance portal, MarketWatch. MarketWatch is a leading provider in business news, personal… Read More

Crowdnetic Accepted To Springboard Accelerator Program

Crowdnetic and CEO Luan Cox have been accepted into the 2013 Media/Tech Class of Springboard Accelerator. Springboard has been in operation since 2000 and has 527 companies in their portfolio. Since 2000, Springboard Accelerator Programs have recruited and promoted high-growth technology and healthcare companies with… Read More

Crowdnetic Acquires Educational Platform NowStreet Journal

Crowdnetic, a leading provider of funding portal platform technology and market data solutions, announced today that it has agreed to acquire NowStreet Journal, an educational platform for the burgeoning industry of crowdfinance. Financial terms of the agreement have not been disclosed regarding the transaction.  Upon completion… Read More

Crowdfunding Professional Association Releases Conference Agenda

The Crowdfunding Professional Association (CfPA), a leading trade organization for the crowdfunding industry, has released the agenda for its 2nd Annual Crowd Investing Innovation Forum.  The event is to be held on August 8th – 9th in Orlando, Florida. Event organizer Luan Cox commented on… Read More