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Title:
Crowdfunding : a guide to raising capital on the Internet
Author:
Dresner, Steven, 1970- , author.
Publication Information:
Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons : Bloomberg Press, [2014]
Physical Description:
xiv, 251 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Summary:
Examines crowdfunding, discussing its history, compliance issues, and rules and regulations.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
pt. 1. The business of crowdfunding. -- Crowdfunding: a historical perspective / Jason Best and Sherwood Neiss -- Understanding the "crowd" / Karen Kerrigan -- A statistical view of crowdfunding / Carl Esposti -- pt. 2. Preparing for your crowdfunding campaign. -- Business planning in preparation for a crowdfunding campaign / David Feldman -- Protecting your intellectual property / Michael J. Allan and Tremayne M. Norris -- Understanding your investor options / Reginald Chambers -- Communicating with your investors or "backers" / Joy Schoffler -- Alternatives to crowdfunding / David R. Burton -- pt. 3. Understanding the framework of rules and regulations. -- The legal aspects of crowdfunding and U.S. law / Joan MacLeod Heminway -- Crowdfunding laws based on global jurisdiction / Jeff Lynn and Kristof De Buysere -- Living with the new Reg D and its impact on pitch events and demo days / Kiran Lingam, Trent Dykes, and Megan Muir.
ISBN:
9781118492970
Format :
Book