Crowdfunding Policies: Risk or Reward?

Crowdfunding has gone from obscurity to a globally trending topic in just a few short years. It has provided hundreds of millions of dollars of funding for many entrepreneurial, creative and philanthropic projects that might otherwise never have been possible. In short, it has had an amazing infancy. But as crowdfunding matures beyond the early … Continued

Equity Crowdfunding Takes Shape in Canada

The emerging prospect of equity crowdfunding, something early-stage companies have long gunned for as a cheaper alternative to IPOs, is currently perched on the lip of becoming reality in this country. And that’s sent lawmakers keen to regulate it scrambling in equal measure with caution-spouting fusspots worried about its impact on our collective economic well-being. … Continued