No two startups' journeys are exactly alike, but some companies have origin stories that are more unorthodox than others. Many founders are engineers or have a strong technical co-founder. Very few successful startups are founded by not one, but two designers. Lots of startups court venture capitalists and angel investors for seed funding.
Wefunder supports three different federal laws that allow startups to raise money legally. To comply with the law, Wefunder Advisors LLC and Wefunder Portal LLC (both owned by Wefunder Inc) also list startups depending on the regulation used.
Legal May 16th 2016
Wefunder Portal LLC
for 301 startups
Wefunder Advisors LLC
for 102 startups
for 3 startups
Curious how well the companies have done? Or how many raised follow-on financing?
Some fine print: 1) These numbers include startups currently live on Wefunder if they pass their minimum target. 2) Some startups use two different laws at the same time (i.e., Regulation D and Regulation Crowdfunding).
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