Equity Crowdfunding - BC, Canada

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I used this slide deck to explain the basics of Equity Crowdfunding at a CrowdFunding workshop for film makers and creatives.

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  • The Art of CrowdFunding Tax & Equity Crowdfunding Ryan Fetterly! April 4, 2014
  • What is Equity Crowdfunding?
  • CrowdFunding History Presale Equity Donation
  • CrowdFunding Continuum May 2014 Donation Campaign $50,000 Raised February 2015 $125,000 Raised May 2016 $200,000 Raised Pre-Sale Equity Campaign
  • Equity CrowdFunding Sites
  • Oculus Rift - $2Billion
  • * = There is a special program in Saskatchewan. Its Illegal for now*
  • Angels & Accredited Investors you can go to Las Vegas and lose $10,000 at the table in an hour but you dont have to be an accredited gambler ! ! -Steve Case
  • Tax
  • If Americans diverted 1% of their long-term savings to [crowdfunding], that sum would be 10x the total VC investment in the US. -Amy Cortese, author of Locavesting
  • So what now?
  • References Canadian Site Alixe Cormicks Blog: ! A well informed Lawyer
  • Thanks! Ryan Fetterly! ryan.fetterly@gmail.com! Twitter: Fetterly_BC! Blog: 1yearentrepreneur.com!