Items Tagged with 'crowdfunding'

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Co-op brewery taps crowdfunding

October 21, 2014
A brewery that’s been trying to get its start since 2012 is nearing the end of a crowdfunding campaign. Read More

Crowdfunding platform lists apartment complex

October 9, 2014
A crowdfunding platform is offering real estate investors a stake in an apartment complex in the area. Read More

The state of crowdfunding in Michigan

September 17, 2014
The Michigan Invests Locally Exemption, which went into effect on Dec. 30, 2013, amended the state’s uniform securities act to provide an exemption from registration under Michigan securities law for the sale by a company of its securities, most notably sales of securities via equity crowdfunding through third-party Internet portals. Read More

Startup crowdfunds microwaveable bowl

July 10, 2014
The one bowl to eliminate all other dirty bowls has raised more than half of its $50,000 Kickstarter fundraising goal. Read More

Crowdfunding enters realm of placemaking

Public space projects will receive MEDC grants if community funding goals are met.

July 4, 2014
Would public art or a new park make Grand Rapids a more attractive place to live and work? Read More

Startup opens real estate crowdfunding platform

July 3, 2014
A startup has launched a digital marketplace for real estate investors to crowdfund projects. Read More

Small business joins the crowdfunding crowd

Crowdfunding for investing in small business is a hot topic in the Michigan financial world.

May 16, 2014
Crowdfunding, as spelled out under Michigan’s new MILE Act, is now a viable way for small businesses in the state to raise capital quickly and cheaply, and has been a hot topic at recent public meetings in Muskegon and Grand Rapids. Read More

Startup crowdfunds downtown hostel

April 15, 2014
Matt Knaack didn’t travel much as a kid, but, at 19, he went on a life-changing trip to England with his well-traveled friend, Tom Damitio, and he fell in love with the experience. Read More

Has crowdfunding for equity arrived?

February 28, 2014
The excitement surrounding crowdfunding has been growing ever since the JOBS Act was signed by President Obama in April 2012. Read More

Crowdfunding matures to regulation

April 25, 2013
Although aspects of crowdfunding regulation are still pending federal approval, the developing social fundraising system can offer growth opportunities for startups. Read More