Tag: investment

Celebrating 1 Year Of Equity Crowdfunding

When we launched Indiegogo back in 2008, we wanted to give everyday people the opportunity to invest in the companies that inspired them. But at the time, the law didn’t allow it. As an alternative, we pioneered what is now known as Perks-based Crowdfunding, which allowed enthusiasts of all kinds to financially support the projects … read more

[VIDEO] Equity Crowdfunding: What Is It?

You may have heard this term ‘equity crowdfunding’ tossed around in the media, or perhaps you’ve seen Indiegogo mention it in an email or social media post. But what does equity crowdfunding actually mean? Also referred to as crowd investing or investment crowdfunding, equity crowdfunding under Title III of the JOBS Act (aka Regulation Crowdfunding … read more

Equity crowdfunding – 6 months in

It’s been just over a year since Title III of the JOBS act passed, and the previously inaccessible world of investing has already transformed. Before Title III, only accredited investors, or high net worth individuals, were able to take advantage of most investment opportunities. Title III has changed that in two major ways: it has … read more

Equity Crowdfunding 101: What Is Equity Crowdfunding?

It’s been just a few short months since we launched equity crowdfunding on Indiegogo. Through our joint venture with MicroVentures, First Democracy VC, anyone can invest in startups and innovative companies for potential financial returns. But what exactly IS equity crowdfunding? This fairly new industry is growing quickly following the passing of Title III of … read more

Bronx’s only bookstore, diversity in TV, and more exciting change

In a sea of dismal news, it’s always nice when something good happens. This is one good thing, and so is our amazing campaign for the IRC. Newegg created a dedicated landing page for Indiegogo products to give them the attention they deserve, and Arrow decided to do $75,000 of flash funding for certified campaigners. … read more