Equity-Based Crowdfunding

Equity-based Crowdfunding generally occurs when an investor receives an ownership interest in the company in exchange for his or her investment. Equity = Owner The investor becomes a shareholder in the company. Depending upon the type of shares/ownership interest the...

Accredited Investor

Rule 501 of Regulation D defines an accredited investor as: Institutions and Businesses Banks, insurance companies, registered investment companies, business development companies, or small business investment companies; Employee benefit plans, within the meaning of...