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Grading the SEC’s Proposed Crowdfunding Changes

By Andy Gordon on July 15, 2020

The SEC is about to make a series of modifications to equity crowdfunding regulations. These updates come a little more than four years after it first enabled regular investors like you and me to crowdfund startups.  Back then, the SEC was mostly concerned with protecting investors. But the limits, restrictions and procedural requirements designed to protect investors had the unintended consequence of preventing crowdfunding from taking full flight.  The SEC has to get these…