Aloha! Hope you all had a fantastic week. Here’s our curated summary of this week’s happenings in the crowdfund investing ecosystem. Give me a shout at [email protected] if you have any questions or updates!
Own Your Neighborhood | Slate I disagree with the conclusion, but the author turns a very discerning eye towards retail crowdinvesting. Well worth the read.
In The Crowdfunding Gold Rush, This Company Has A Rare Edge | Forbes Deep dive, with lots of great stats, on accredited CF platform, MicroInvest. Highlights: $16 million raised to date; 34 companies funded; Avg. raise ~$470k; minimum investment size is $3k; Microinvest takes 10% transaction fee (5% from business, 5% from investor) + 10% carry (unsure how the carry is structured).