equity crowdfunding

By Jonah Comstock 04:54 pm June 2, 2017
HelloMD, a service that uses telemedicine to connect people with doctors willing and able to prescribe medical marijuana, has raised just over a million dollars via equity crowdfunding on SeedInvest. The raise includes $200,000 from SeedInvest itself via the platform’s “Selections Fund”. The round won’t be complete for another month, so the company could raise significantly more. Though the...
By Jonah Comstock 04:33 pm November 10, 2016
RedCrow, a crowdfunding investment platform, launched last week with healthcare as its premier vertical. The company counts Talking Heads guitarist and keyboardist Jerry Harrison as part of its founding team. The platform currently is only accepting investments from accredited investors, but was founded with the goal of eventually taking advantage of newly live provisions of the 2012 JOBS ACT...
By Jonah Comstock 03:26 pm November 2, 2016
Israeli equity crowdfunding platform OurCrowd has launched a new fund specifically focused on the digital health field, called OurCrowd Qure. They will work with Johns Hopkins University to provide validation of value, market access,  and on-going feedback on the startups. "I think that crowdfunding for digital health makes a huge amount of sense," John Medved, CEO of OurCrowd, told...