Monthly Archives: July 2013

You’ll Never Guess the Top 20 Cities for Venture Capital Activity

Originally posted on News Podge:
It’s not always about Silicon Valley and Silicon Alley. Here are 20 of the most capital-dense start-up communities in the country, according to new research. These days, it seems like start-up hubs are everywhere. Silicon…

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SEC Lifts Ban on General Solicitation

Today, the SEC voted 4 to 1 in favor of implementing section 201(a) of the JOBS Act which lifts the ban on general solicitation, permitting startups, venture capitalists and hedge funds to openly advertise that they are raising money.  This … Continue reading

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SEC Sets July 10 Hearing for General Solicitation Rules Under JOBS Act

The SEC seems to making an attempt to move forward with the rules under the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act. (JOBS Act). The SEC announced that in an Open Meeting scheduled for tomorrow, July 10, they will consider: whether to … Continue reading

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Obamacare Employer Mandate Delayed Until 2015

On July 2, 2013, the U.S. Department of Treasury posted an announced that the Obama administration will delay parts of the Affordable Health Care Act until 2015.  In particular, the requirement of employers with 50 or more employees to provide … Continue reading

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