Stratifund Rates 55 Crowdfunding Investments

Published on August 4, 2016

SeedInvest, Republic, Venture, and Wefunder are the portals with the highest-rated equity offerings. By David M. Freedman ¶ Stratifund currently rates fifty Title III (Regulation CF) offerings and five Title IV (Regulation A+) offerings. Both exemptions, derived from the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act of 2012, allow all investors, non-accredited as well as accredited, to participate. […]

45 Crowdfunding Deals Rated by Stratifund

Published on July 1, 2016

By David M. Freedman ¶  Stratifund aggregates and rates Title III (Regulation CF) and Title IV (Regulation A+) crowdfunding offerings, pulling from 9 different funding portals and broker-dealer platforms. Under Titles III and IV of the JOBS Act of 2012, all investors, including accredited and non-accredited, may invest in startups and growing small businesses. Annual […]

Title III Crowdfunding Investment Tops $2 Million in First Month

Published on June 15, 2016

Investors have committed about $2.05 million to 34 Title III offerings since the launch of Regulation CF crowdfunding on May 16, 2016, according to CF Market. That averages out to roughly $60,300 per offering. The average minimum funding goal for 38 Title III offerings (both equity and debt) tracked by Stratifund is about $135,000. (Most […]

Don’t Rely on SEC to Screen Title III Offerings

Published on May 13, 2016

When offerings of securities appear on Title III crowdfunding portals on May 16, 2016, don’t assume those offerings have been reviewed and approved by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Although issuers of securities must file Form C with the SEC, showing many details of the offering with specific disclosures, the issuer does not have to […]