Financial Poise™ Announces “Raising Money for a Start-Up through Equity Crowdfunding," a Webinar, Premiering May 11 through Thomson Reuters/West LegalEdcenter

Share Article

Financial Poise™ Webinars and West LegalEdcenter are pleased to announce the May 11th premiere of a new webinar "Raising Money for a Start-Up through Equity Crowdfunding, " episode #4 of the Equity Crowdfunding series, designed for attorneys and business owners. Moderator Chris Cahill of Lowis & Gellen joins panelists from firms including CFX Markets, NextGen Crowdfunding, Crowdcheck, and Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt to discuss equity crowdfunding from the issuer's perspective.

This Financial Poise Webinar series explores the purchase of ownership shares in private companies via crowdfunding websites. "Crowdfunding" for this series refers both to investments made in this way by accredited investors -- given greater scope by Title II of the 2012 JOBS Act -- and those made by any investor under Title III of the JOBS Act. Episodes in the series address the modes of angel investing in a company during its early stages, the opportunities and perils of crowdfunding real estate investments, the money-raising entity's perspective, and a close look at crowdfunding options under federal and state law.

The fourth episode of the Equity Crowdfunding series, Raising Money for a Start-Up through Equity Crowdfunding, (Register Here) airs on May 11 at 2pm CST and features Moderator Chris Cahill of Lowis & Gellen. He is joined by Jordan Fishfeld of CFX Markets, Andrew Stephenson of Crowdcheck, Richard Swart of NextGen Crowdfunding and Raj R. Mahale of Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt.

This webinar looks at crowdfunding from the perspective of the folks trying to raise capital. Whether a start-up, a real estate developer, or some other business, it is increasingly common to consider raising capital by means of the “crowd.” What does this really mean? What is involved? Is it advisable? And if money is raised this way, what are some of the key issues that must be considered? This webinar looks to answer these and other questions from the perspective of the issuer.

Each Financial Poise episode is delivered in Plain English understandable to business owners and executives without much background in these areas, yet is proven to be valuable to seasoned professionals. Each episode in the series brings you into engaging, sometimes humorous, conversations designed to entertain as it teaches. And, as with all Financial Poise Webinars, each episode in the series is designed to be viewed independently of the other episodes, so that participants will enhance their knowledge of this area whether they attend one, some, or all of the episodes.

Financial Poise™ ( ) provides unbiased news, continuing education, and intelligence to private business owners, executives, investors, and their trusted advisors. For more information contact Emily Goldin at egoldin(at)financialpoise(dot)com or 312-469-0135.

Share article on social media or email:

View article via:

Pdf Print

Contact Author

Emily Goldin
since: 01/2013
Follow >
Financial Poise
since: 06/2011
Like >
Follow us on
Visit website