Archive for Financing

Grassroots lobbying effort asks SEC to issue final crowdfunding rules

Reposted from Forbes On April 4, 2012, President Obama signed the JOBS Act, authorizing a variety of significant changes to securities laws, including the enabling legislation for crowdfunding under Title III of the Act. Two-and-one-half years later, the rules to implement the law remain in draft form, pending action by the Securities and Exchange Commission,

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Where do young firms get financing?

From the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta:  Young firms are likelier than older firms to contribute to job growth, but less likely to get financing. So where do they turn? Reduced economic uncertainty and strong income growth can help those in search of equity financing, as investors become more willing and able to open their

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