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Ignite Social Impact Leverages SEC Rules Changes to Allow Social Impact Companies to Crowdfund up to $5 Million

By |2021-03-18T18:38:59+00:00March 18th, 2021|Finance, Fundraising|

Today, the new Regulation Crowdfunding (Reg CF) rules -- adopted by the US Securities and Exchange Commission in November 2020 -- come into effect. They allow private US companies (“issuers”) to raise up to $5 million online, use Special Purpose Vehicles (SPVs) to simplify the management of cap tables, and gauge investors’ interest by [...]

Ignite Social Impact Expands to Promote Sustainability on Earth and in Space

By |2021-03-30T09:11:58+00:00March 4th, 2021|Finance, Fundraising, Social Impact|

Ignite Social Impact ("Ignite") is the first equity crowdfunding platform with a focus on Sustainable Development Goals and impact investing. Ignite is expanding its team and potential for impact beyond Earth to space. With expertise in health technology and medical care in extreme conditions and remote environments, Dr. Aenor Sawyer -- a leader in [...]

Ignite Social Impact Recruits Social Advocate and Business Leader, Maurice Jones

By |2021-03-30T09:10:48+00:00February 24th, 2021|Finance, Fundraising, Social Impact|

Committed to delivering positive social and environmental impact for all, Ignite Social Impact ("Ignite") -- the first impact investing-focused crowdfunding portal, announces Maurice Jones as an advisor. As a leader in the nonprofit sector, as well as state and federal government, Maurice has dedicated his life to serving others and connecting talent with opportunity. [...]

Social Entrepreneur and Philanthropist — Neil St. Clair — to Advise Ignite Social Impact

By |2021-02-18T20:14:48+00:00February 18th, 2021|Finance, Fundraising, Social Impact|

Ignite Social Impact (“Ignite”) has a mission to democratize impact investing in Tech-for-Good with crowdfunding. Ignite has the honor of announcing Neil St. Clair as a member of its Advisory Board. As an entrepreneur, journalist, investor, and philanthropist, Neil is a “polymath with purpose,” whose raison d'être is to remove fear from everyday life. [...]

Chris Lee to Accelerate Strategic Growth for Ignite Social Impact

By |2021-01-28T15:24:41+00:00January 28th, 2021|Finance, Fundraising, Social Impact|

Ignite Social Impact (“Ignite”) continues to expand its potential to address the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals by welcoming Chris Lee as an advisor. Chris is a leader in strategic growth and will help Ignite democratize impact investing. Ignite enables anyone, regardless of their net worth or annual income, invest in private US-based companies [...]

Ignite Social Impact Welcomes Dr. Kolaleh Eskandanian as Treasurer

By |2021-02-02T21:39:54+00:00January 14th, 2021|Finance, Fundraising, Social Impact|

Ignite Social Impact ("Ignite") is honored to welcome Kolaleh Eskandanian, Ph.D., MBA, PMP, Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer at Children’s National Hospital, as Treasurer. Through Ignite, accredited and non-accredited investors -- wealthy or not -- can invest as little as $100 in Regulation Crowdfunding (Title III) offerings from private US-based companies, committed to [...]

Ignite Social Impact becomes a member of FINRA

By |2021-03-30T09:16:41+00:00December 5th, 2020|Finance, Fundraising, Social Impact|

Ignite Social Impact ("Ignite") -- the first impact investing-focused equity funding portal -- is open for business. Through Ignite, anyone, accredited and non-accredited investors, can invest as little as $100 in Regulation Crowdfunding (Title III) offerings from private US-based companies (“issuers”), committed to delivering positive social and environmental impact. Ignite is now accepting applications [...]

SEC Adopts Amendments of Regulation Crowdfunding Rules

By |2020-11-05T16:59:43+00:00November 5th, 2020|Finance, Fundraising|

On November 2nd, 2020, the Securities and Exchange Commission voted to amend its rules in order to harmonize, simplify, and improve the complex exempt offering framework, and introduces changes to the Regulation Crowdfunding exemption that were proposed back in March. For Regulation Crowdfunding, the amendments: raise the offering limit from $1.07 million to $5 [...]

SEC Modernizes the Accredited Investor Definition

By |2020-08-27T15:57:17+00:00August 27th, 2020|Finance, Fundraising|

Yesterday, the Securities and Exchange Commission adopted amendments to the “accredited investor” definition, which were proposed in December 2019. The "accredited investor" definition determines who is eligible to participate in US private capital markets. In particular, while everyone can participate in Regulation CF offerings featured on Ignite Social Impact, Regulation D offerings (Title II-Rule [...]

The SCALE Challenge Investor Forum

By |2020-09-03T15:13:33+00:00June 1st, 2020|Entrepreneurship, Fundraising, Technology|

On September 2nd, 2020, will be held the virtual SCALE Challenge Investor Forum. Supported by the Walton Family Foundation, the SCALE Challenge is an open innovation contest to innovate the supply chain and logistics industry sector by launching 20+ high-tech startups advancing breakthrough inventions in advanced materials, artificial intelligence (AI), autonomous vehicles, drones, robotics, [...]