Learn about crowd sourced equity funding

Although creative and entrepreneurial crowdfunding projects tend to receive the most media coverage, when it comes to people-powered business, equity-based crowdfunding has attracted much interest. The Australian Government’s Corporations and Markets Advisory Committee (CAMAC) took in feedback for a discussion paper about crowd sourced equity funding and held meetings with … Continue reading

Crowdfunding for Writers

I’ve mentioned before that crowdfunding for writers holds a special interest for me. With a career spent mostly in the publishing industry and more recently speaking to authors about their independent publishing options, I understand well the cost and time that goes into quality writing projects. Crowdfunding offers the potential … Continue reading

Crowdfund it! at Gleebooks

Sydney’s first ever ebook launch Expert panellists on the latest in crowdfunding Where: Gleebooks, 49 Glebe Point Road, Glebe NSW When: 3.30pm for 4pm, September 23, 2012 Who: Anna Maguire, author, Crowdfund it!; Alan Crabbe, co-founder, Pozible; Tom Dawkins, co-founder, StartSomeGood; Bryan Vadas, co-founder, iPledg; writer and successful Pozible campaigner … Continue reading