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Washington, DC — November 26, 2012 – President Obama announced today  he intends to appoint SEC Commissioner Elisse Walter to lead the Securities and Exchange Commission after Mary Schapiro declared today that she would step down as the SEC’s Chair.  Once appointed, Ms. Walter will have the task of leading the implementation of rules governing crowdfund investing under […]

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Washington, D.C., Nov. 26, 2012 — , SEC Chairman Mary L. Schapiro today announced that she will step down on Dec. 14, 2012. Chairman Schapiro became chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission in the wake of the financial crisis in January 2009. She oversaw a more rigorous enforcement and examination program, and shaped new rules by […]

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How much do you know about Crowdfunding?  This was the context of a survey conducted by Crowdfunding Professional Association in conjunction with Crowdfund Capital Advisors.  They asked 442 entrepreneurs, investors and intermediaries about their interest in crowdfunding, and also about themselves. What they discovered was encouraging as to the level of interest and how much […]