Jul 6, 2016
The House voted to overwhelmingly pass two bills that expand upon the equity crowdfunding deregulation.
May 16, 2016
Perhaps some clever entrepreneurs can make the crowdfunding rules work for them when they go into effect. But why not fix them now with the Fix Crowdfunding Act before another four unproductive years go by?
Mar 23, 2016
The essence of the president’s speech could be summed up as, “Ask not what your country can do for you, ask how you can help it spy on you!”
Dec 30, 2015
Ordinary, would-be investors were often prevented from growing wealthy with the innovators they funded. Outdated securities regulations made it impossible. This explains why Republicans and Democrats in the bluest of states have come to enable equity crowdfunding.
Dec 15, 2015
Sometimes exercising “power of the purse” means opening the purse if the right conditions are attached to how the money is spent. If the regulatory relief in the omnibus is substantial, this may be one of those cases.
Dec 4, 2015
It is indeed sad that 40 percent of millennials favor the government banning speech that some deem offensive, according to a recent Pew poll.
Nov 13, 2015
The behemoth Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) played a big role in Tuesday night’s GOP presidential debate on FOX Business, both during the commercials and in the candidate’s answers.
Nov 5, 2015
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the two government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs) that many observers say were the main cause of the financial crisis still face no requirement for any type of capital cushion.