PETERBOROUGH, N.H. May 23, 2012 stock crowdfunding
The (CAPS) program is an initiative by Crowdsourcing.org to promote the adoption of best practices for the operation of crowdfunding platforms globally. Accreditation is awarded based on passing qualification criteria in four categories of platform operation:
- Operational Transparency
- Security of Information And Payments
- Platform Functionality
- Operational Procedures
recently published report $1.5 Billion excludes the United States
Recent reports have predicted that the average American will invest 1% of their income in crowdfunded companies, which will create a sizable capital market opportunity for entrepreneurs, startups, and small businesses.