News Pick – Tech Startup Crowdfunding Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up to Be – WSJ

crowdfunding

December 7, 2015 – “Allowing everyday Americans to invest in today’s high-growth startups—picture grandma and grandpa putting a portion of their retirement savings into the next pre-IPO Facebook—has long been the dream of advocates of so-called equity crowdfunding. This dream was supposed to be enabled by the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act… ‘regulated crowdfunding’ is all the pain of an IPO without the IPO” Read full story at WSJ