How to Handle a Failing Startup

Q: Can you guys comment on what to do after an IPO as far as when to sell shares? Also, how long will you guys follow a recommendation after it goes public? Thanks. A: Most IPOs require investors to wait 180 days before selling their shares. Buyouts don’t. I’ll comment on a buyout scenario first […]

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StartEngine Files to Crowdfund on TrueCrowd?

This is a first. StartEngine has filed a Form C with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to raise capital under Reg CF on TrueCrowd. TrueCrowd is a competing securities crowdfunding platform that is more niche-focused. To quote the Offering Memorandum: “StartEngine is seeking to raise up to $855,000 in total. The company will raise […]

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SEC Small Business Capital Formation Advisory Committee Tells Commission to Update Accredited Investor Definition with a Sophistication Qualification

This week, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Small Business Capital Formation Advisory Committee (SBCFAC), submitted a recommendation to the Commission on the definition of an accredited investor. The SEC will look for guidance from the Committee as it values the feedback of front line participants in the world of access to capital for smaller […]

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Invest in Startups | Equity Crowdfunding

Regardless of how great your business idea sounds; one thing venture capitalists will always want to see before making any investment in your company is your cap table. To save yourself from headaches down the road, it’s important to be thoughtful with your cap table from the very beginning. What is a Cap Table? A […]

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Now Facebook Wants Your Medical Records?

You rely on Crowdability to bring you the best start-up deals. Now rely on us to bring you the most fascinating stories and trends from the world of technology. You won’t find this stuff in the mainstream press. Look for it every Friday morning. Your Boss Is a Robot Imagine arriving at the office on […]

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Great Hill Announces Plans to Acquire VersaPay

Growth-oriented private equity firm Great Hill announced on Friday it is set to acquire VersaPay (TSXV: VPY),  a provider of cloud-based invoice-to-cash solutions including electronic invoice presentment and payment. According to the duo, Great Hill will indirectly acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of VersaPay by way of a statutory plan of arrangement […]

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Crypto Breakthrough — Unlimited Profits!

Most investors have been struggling to make money in the crypto markets recently. But not us. You see, after a far-reaching investigation — one that took us around the world and lasted months — we discovered an extraordinary strategy for investing in crypto-currencies. And by using this strategy, we’ve been able to make a series of […]

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Invest in Startups | Equity Crowdfunding

A new decade is almost upon us. As we move into 2020, we’re taking a look at different technologies and a few consumer-facing industries that we believe may grow or continue to expand in the coming year. Technology Edge Computing Edge computing isn’t necessarily a brand new technology, but it has been pushed to the […]

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