Compliance

Raise capital from Non-Accredited Investors

Over the last 80 years the only means for raising capital for private companies was through investors accredited with the SEC – just 2% of the wealthiest U.S. citizens. But, on May 16, 2016 the JOBS Act went into effect, allowing private companies in their early stages to raise capital from all Americans, so long as the appropriate criteria are…

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Wyoming Legislative Updates

Wyoming has undergone many crypto-relevant legislative changes within the past month, most of which could have national implications. The Wyoming State Legislature passed HB-70, which was later signed into law by Governor Matt Mead, exempting cryptocurrencies from national securities regulations so long as they meet the list of requirements necessary to be considered a “utility token.”

A utility token requires that:

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How To Promote a Regulation Crowdfunding Portal

Getting the right exposure is essential for the success of any crowdfunding portal. Thankfully, new Regulation Crowdfunding regulations allow crowdfunding portals to advertise under certain conditions. While the issuers of Title III offerings are allowed to widely advertise both online and offline, the rules for portal owners are much stricter. Below we will introduce you to the can-do’s when advertising…

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All About Texas Crowdfunding

 

Texas crowdfunding is alive and well. While Title III may preclude it eventually, there is still a reason to work with your specific state to bring crowdfunding to the start-up community. CrowdEngine has been configuring a client’s portal to operate under the Texas intrastate crowdfunding rules and thought we would share our findings on the Texas governing rules for your enjoyment.   Its a good…

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All About Regulation D Crowdfunding

At CrowdEngine we pride ourselves on understanding our clients needs, the regulations, and helping our clients succeed in the crowdfunding and Fintech industry. If you’re not familiar with the new crowdfunding rules and you want to get involved, it’s important to learn all you can about the rules.

Whether you’re a venture capital firm, angel group, startup, or real estate professional,…

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