Crowdfunding Starts May 16, 2016 – Early Guide on Details

By: Marianne Hudson, ACA Executive Director

Crowdfunding experts have poured through the 685 pages of SEC rules and created a reasonable 43 page practical guide on how equity crowdfunding for the masses work.  Take advantage of this step-by-step guide that Crowdfund Capital Advisors have put together for entrepreneurs to raise funds when the rules allow it beginning May 16, 2016.

Here are some additional resources:

ACA Blog – Crowdfunding Rules Approved by the SEC – The Early Skinny 

SEC Press Release and Fact Sheets 

Federal Register Crowdfunding Rules (includes the May 16 effective date)

The Startup Law Blog (Joseph Wallin), Title III, Rule 506 and Reg A -

MoFo Jumpstarter Crowdfunding Article Archive -

New York Times: SEC Gives Small Invstors Access to Equity Crowdfunding 

VentureBeat: The SEC’s New 685 page Crowdfunding Rules – What You Need to Know 

Wall Street Journal: SEC Opens Way for Wider Range of Investors to Take Stakes in Startups   

Wall Street Journal: Tech Startup Crowdfunding Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up to Be