Alexandre Laing

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Bien calibrer la somme demandée

Enfiler une paire de lunettes rondes, s'armer d'une calculatrice et d'un bon vieux cahier à spirale pour chiffrer dans le détail ses besoins de …

Why Your Local Bank Is Terrified of Crowdfunding

As crowdfunding becomes more mainstream, more entrepreneurs see it as an alternative to bank loans. Banks are none too pleased.<p>In 2012, crowdfunding portals helped small business owners and individuals raise about $2.7 billion. By the end of this year, that figure could nearly double, according to …

Crowd Funding

SoMoLend Crowdfunding Platform Under Investigation by Ohio

The state of Ohio is alleging false and misleading statements from SoMoLend regarding performance.<p>SoMoLend, a crowdfunding platform that connects small business to potential investors, is in hot water with Ohio's Division of Securities.<p>The site was launched in 2011 by Candace Klein, the founder of …

Crowdfunding meets craft beer

A few weeks ago, the first-ever crowdfunding site for craft beer entrepreneurs made its debut with CrowdBrewed, and another site called CraftFund is slated to launch this fall.<p>A lot has happened since Asa Foster and Matt Katase were brewing craft beer in their fraternity house's garage as Carnegie …

FundingDream Aims to Reinvigorate Crowdfunding in China

Can a crowdfunding site succeed in China? If a new company can get the attention of a small percent of China's more than 1.4 billion people, the …