Archive: crowdfunding limit

Venture Capital Is Facing Real Competition at Last

By Adam Sharp on March 19, 2021

On Monday, the SEC’s new startup investing rules went into effect. Startups can now raise $5 million annually through equity crowdfunding. That’s a 5x increase from the previous limit. I really can’t overstate how important this change is. It’s a monumental moment for startups — and everyday investors like you and me. Suddenly, equity crowdfunding is a viable funding option for far more startups and small businesses. The new limit is enough to to fund a…

Startup Insider: Crowdfunders Poised to Beat VCs

By Early Investing on January 4, 2021

2021 is here and the startup investing landscape is changing! This year, the limit on how much a startup can raise through crowdfunding increases from $1.07 million to $5 million. That’s great news for investors like us. And venture capitalists (VCs) don’t know…