The decision to raise equity capital, obtain credit financing or a mixture of the two involves many processes of critical decision-making that, in the end, are based upon calculated risk-taking. Historically, equity capital raises have always been the most problematic for entrepreneurs, small business enterprises and developers. … More Raising Equity Capital Financing: Many Choices
The process of raising capital or obtaining credit is quite daunting for entrepreneurs and commercial real estate developers alike. The new crowdfunding regulations make raising up to $75 million more efficient and (potentially) more certain, but the overall requirements remain the same. … More Raising Capital Under the New Regs Simplified…
The new regulations do not allow issuers to fund blank check companies or undertake unidentified investments or mergers. That opens the door to many possible transaction constructs that create the opportunity for leveraging up to $75 million in equity capital financing at costs that are demonstrably better for the sponsor than any other pathway in the capital markets … More Crowdfunding: Acquisition & Rollout Financing’s New Best Friend
Parler has re-emerged from its hiatus with a new infrastructure to support its operations after having learned one hard lesson in business – your competitors won’t be helpful to your cause. Fair play is for losers. … More Parler’s Rude Lesson on Market Opportunity
Raising capital involves measured risk-taking and the investment of capital to raise still more capital. This is unavoidable as a crowdfunding securities offering (or a Regulation A+ securities offering) leaves the issuer to handle their own marketing and advertising. … More The Costs of Raising Capital
The new securities regulations that went into effect for 2021 now provide businesses, entrepreneurs and commercial real estate developers with two (2) new rules that explicitly allow you, under strict rules to be sure, to advertise the fact you need capital financing before you ever elect one of the registration exemptions under the Securities Act of 1933. … More Broadcast Advertising to Get Capital Financing?
The recent changes in the securities laws that went into effect this January threaten to make capital formation a whole lot easier, if not a whole lost less confusing in some cases. … More Business & CRE Capital Financing Made Easier
Every entrepreneur and business promoter dreams of that future IPO and that big event where they finally go public, access the capital they need and get a ticket to cash out and become wealthy. They dream about it because the average initial public offering takes over 11 months to get filed with a whopping $3 million+ in regulatory costs … More Why Do Entrepreneurs Still Dream About IPOs?
The new path forward for capital financing was created by virtue of the new regulatory construct that is now in place for 2021. Under the new rules, the structure and execution of the capital raise campaign has been fundamentally changed to provide a path to financing that makes venture capital and angel investors a potential luxury that is no longer viable. … More The Reality of Venture Capital & Angel Investor Financing
The Gamestop short squeeze is a case in point. While many have engaged in the delicious game of schadenfreude when they realized the titans of Wall Street were being beaten at their own game, few have stopped to think about what the ramifications of the Gamestop saga may really be for companies and commercial real estate developers seeking capital financing. … More Gamestop: Warning Sign for Capital Markets Access?