Tagged: risks

Burdensome Regulations Cited As Risk To Equity Crowdfunding

A. Brian Dengler of CfIRA posted a comprehensive breakdown of a paper released by two professors of economics and management at Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania. Crowdfunding, as an innovative capital formation strategy and investment possibility, has both supporters and skeptics. In order to investigate and… Read More

The Risks and Rewards of Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding is a promising way for startups to raise money from small investors, but there are a number of issues you need to be aware of before you take the plunge. Last year’s JOBS (Jumpstart Our Business Startups) Act promises to make it easier to… Read More

Could a “Fund of Crowdfunds” Help Investors Take the Plunge?

A few weeks back I wrote about how risk shouldn’t stop crowdfunding from becoming available in the United States.  However, any responsible investor should consider risk before participating in any investment.  Investment without pragmatism is just gambling, after all. What are the legitimate risks involved… Read More

Risk Shouldn’t Stop Crowdfunding in the United States

  The crowdfunding news wire has been rife with warnings and doomsaying as of late from all corners of the globe. Crowd-funding dark side: Sometimes investments go down drain   Is Crowdfunding Too Risky for the Average Investor?   FSA: ‘Crowdfunding’ for sophisticated investors only… Read More

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