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1:57 am
Tue November 26, 2013

Small Firms May Soon Turn To Crowdfunding To Sell Shares

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Originally published on Tue November 26, 2013 12:28 pm

Crowdfunding is popular among musicians, filmmakers and artists looking for a way to finance their next project.

Now the Securities and Exchange Commission is considering rules that, for the first time, would allow small companies to solicit investments over the Internet and sell shares to the general public.

For some small firms, these new rules come as welcome news.

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