Tag Archive: Crowdfunding

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    by Jessica Stillman

    JOBS Act Delays Not Stopping Crowdfunding Industry from Moving Forward

    Women now have an advantage in this new way to access capital. Here’s where things stand a year after the JOBS Act was signed into law.

    By Elizabeth Smith Kulik (Co-founder & CEO, ProHatch)

    On April 5, 2012, President Obama signed the JOBS Act into law, which legalized equity and debt-based crowdfunding, and paved the way for private small businesses to raise capital via the crowd.

    Now, one year later, entrepreneurs and investors alike are still waiting on the rules to be put in place for Titles II and III of the JOBS Act.

    Though there have been regulatory delays, the crowdfunding industry has made immense strides over the past year.