Category Archives: Frontfundr

Canadian Crowdfunding Industry Poised For Take-Off

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

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 rules, released on May 14 and effective immediately, allow non-public companies in participating provinces to raise up to CAD $250,000 per offering, with two offerings […]