Stratifund Rates 98 Crowdfunding Investments

Published on November 24, 2016

Six months after the launch of Regulation CF, NextSeed and Wefunder are the portals with the highest-rated Reg CF offerings, on average. By David M. Freedman ¶ Since May 2016, nearly 150 startups and early-stage companies have listed their securities – mostly equity but some debt as well – on more than a dozen crowdfunding portals operating […]


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 […]


32 Title III Offerings Rated by Stratifund

Published on June 12, 2016

By David M. Freedman ¶ Stratifund is the only site that aggregates and rates Title III crowdfunding offerings, as far as I know. It has posted ratings of 32 Title III offerings, involving both debt and equity. NextSeed, Wefunder, and SeedInvest are the portals with the highest-rated deals on average. Stratifund uses a proprietary algorithm […]


Stratifund Aggregates & Rates Equity Crowdfunding Deals

Published on May 6, 2016

Experienced securities professionals developed an algorithm that rates offerings under Title III (Reg CF) and Title IV (Reg A+) By David M. Freedman ¶ If you want to exercise your new right to invest in innovative startups and growing small businesses, where will you start — which funding portals will you visit to find the […]