Series A Crunch: Why Startups Will Use Equity Crowdfunding Instead

With a plethora of venture capitals, the issue of funding used to be just finding the right match. Now, Series A investments are in a crunch, with investors shying away from the consideration to invest in startups taking risks via internet companies seeking funds. Nicole Perlroth of The New York Times calls it The Facebook Effect, citing […]

Equity Crowdfunding: It’s Not Just For Startups

Ever since the boom of Kickstarter, and the passing of the JOBS Act last April, crowdfunding has become part of the way to invest in startups. What started out as a funding portal for art projects, band albums, small businesses, and budding entrepreneurs, has now grown into a mature investment opportunity for businesses of all […]

Top 9 Advantages of Equity Crowdfunding

1. Streamlined fundraising process Typically, the offline fundraising process can be long, frustrating, and oftentimes fruitless. The traditional fundraising path typically goes like this: Comb through your network to find appropriate investors you are connected to, introduce yourself or get a warm introduction from mutual friends or lawyers, send over your executive summary for consideration, schedule a […]

The Future Of Investment Crowdfunding

As we firmly take our place in the year 2013, it’s interesting to take a step back and review the progress that the investment world has made. Seeing how the investment process used to be run makes the present and future that much more exciting. Looking forward, the trajectory points straight to the online world, […]

Top 10 Benefits Of Crowdfunding

Since launching our own crowdfunding platform, Rock The Post, in 2011, we have seen many small businesses and entrepreneurs flourish and benefit from the aid of this industry. However, being successful in crowdfunding is not as easy as it seems. It comes with a lot of effort and dedication, but if one puts in the necessary […]