Topics Under Tag: "Frontfundr"

Canadian Crowdfunding Industry Poised For Take-Off

Amy Cortese | March 11, 2016

As a light snow blanketed Toronto, more than 400 people converged for the second annual Canadian Crowdfunding Summit March 2-3 in Toronto. Attendees had much to talk about: since the last time they gathered, Canada had enacted three new securities exemptions and begun harmonizing rules across the country. The new rules coincide with a spike of […]

Canada Moves Ahead With Investment Crowdfunding

Richard Rémillard | June 15, 2015

The crowdfunding ice melted in the Great White North last month when a group of six Canadian provinces adopted a common set of rules for equity and debt crowdfunding. The Startup Crowdfunding Exemption, as the rules are called, allow non-public companies in participating provinces to raise up to CAD $250,000 per offering, with two offerings […]