Crowdnetic Releases Real Estate Focused Data Analysis Report for Q2

Crowdnetic’s most recent data analysis release focuses on the growing real estate crowdfunding marketplace. [More]

MARKETS

Crowdnetic Releases Real Estate Focused Data Analysis Report for Q2

Crowdnetic’s most recent data analysis release focuses on the growing real estate crowdfunding marketplace. [More]

Crowdnetic Launches Advanced Tool Set for the Peer Lending Industry

Today, Crowdnetic unveils exciting and unique subscription options and an advanced upgraded investor feature for Lendvious™. [More]

Crowdnetic Presents Crowdfinance 2014: Redefining Wall Street

Crowdnetic announces Wall Street’s second annual Crowdfinance conference to be held in NYC on October 16th at Thomson Reuters’ Conference Center. [More]

P2P

Social Lending Benefits All

  • June 23, 2014
  • by Crowdnetic News Team
  • Crowdnetic
  • 6

Peer lending and social lending are words that have often been used interchangeably in the peer-lending industry. [More]

Peer-Lending Reform in China

  • June 02, 2014
  • by Crowdnetic News Team
  • Crowdnetic
  • 1

The peer-lending market does not have the same positive momentum in China that it has throughout Europe and the United States. [More]

Peer Lending Grows in the UK

  • April 29, 2014
  • by Crowdnetic News Team
  • 0

Despite the variance in the U.S. and UK peer-to-peer lending models, this industry in both countries is thriving. [More]

REAL ESTATE

Crowdfunding the Future of Real Estate

As more real estate crowdfunding websites emerge on the market, the industry is divided on whether or not this way of funding is legitimate and reliable for real estate transactions. [More]

Crowdfunding a Self-Storage Facility

The recent trend toward online “crowdfunding” has begun to make some investment opportunities available at smaller minimum investment amounts than ever before, with investors able to initiate and track their investments directly through their laptop or ta [More]

Transforming Real Estate Through Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding allows for a democratization of the fundraising process to include not just traditional financing methods, but also the crowd. [More]

REGULATORY

Reimagining Reg A

  • July 01, 2014
  • by Crowdnetic News Team
  • Crowdnetic
  • 0

Title IV of the JOBS Act intended to allow small businesses better access to capital through public markets. [More]

Amendment to Title III of JOBS Act

  • June 19, 2014
  • by Crowdnetic News Team
  • Crowdnetic
  • 0

While businesses have begun to utilize Title II of the JOBS Act for the past nine months, unaccredited investors hoping to invest in non-public equity remain waiting. [More]

Changes to “Accredited Investor” Definition May Clip the Wings of Many Angel Investors

In anticipation of the SEC’s review of the accredited investor, the SEC has been soliciting comments on as to if, and how, the definition of accredited investor should be modified. [More]

RETIREMENT / TAX PLANNING

Saving Retirement Savings: Prevent fees from eroding your retirement savings

This is a very insightful article on the power of compound investing, especially if your retirement dollars are always growing in value, and your management fees are cheap. [More]

MyRA – A Wealth Generating Tool for the Masses?

During the state of the union address on Tuesday night, President Obama unveiled a new affordable retirement account, ‘MyRA’ aimed at helping more Americans build a nest egg. [More]

Retirement Funds Chasing Crowdfinance

In many ways, it is the "perfect storm" in this new era of investment options. Crowd funding is going main stream. [More]

INTERNATIONAL

Friction Over Social Media, the FCA and Crowdfunding

On April 1, 2014, the Financial Conduct Authority announced that equity crowdfunding and peer lending companies would be subject to its oversight and consumer protection rules. [More]

The European Equity Crowdfunding Association is Formed

  • June 10, 2014
  • by Crowdnetic News Team
  • Crowdnetic
  • 0

?In Paris on May 23rd, ten European Union countries sent a total of 31 representatives to discuss the state of the equity crowdfunding market. [More]

A New Route to Alternative Lending in the UK

  • May 27, 2014
  • by Crowdnetic News Team
  • Crowdnetic
  • 1

The alternative lending industry was first necessitated by the difficulty in securing loans through traditional vehicles. The banks have long had free reign to pick to whom to offer loans as well as to deny. [More]