The CNBC Crowdfinance 50 Index lists the most active private companies raising capital through the use of equity crowdfunding platforms.» Read More
Equity crowdfunding reached $662 million in the first quarter of 2015, according to Crowdnetic, with real estate deals leading the way.
For online lingerie start-up Adore Me, crowdsourcing its product ideas on social media turned into a $6-million-dollar idea.
Discussing how investors looking to get into the energy space can by crowdfunding, with Joey Gabaldon, Ascenergy CEO.
Ben Kaufman, Quirky founder & CEO, explains how he takes the best ideas and turns them into consumer products. Kaufman discusses their partnership with Harman and General Electric.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan and Tom's Guide Editor-in-Chief Mark Spoonauer talk about Pebble's place in the smart watch market.
Many musicians, writers and other creators are struggling to get paid for their efforts. Patreon wants to change that.
The CNBC Crowdfinance Services Index represents private service industry companies raising the most capital through equity crowdfunding.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a new way some real estate investors are finding to fund their projects.
Ben Walhood is flipping Chicago homes and has turned to a crowdfunding platform called RealtyShares, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Walhood can crowdfund his projects in as little as an hour.
Unlike during the housing boom, some house flippers can't get mortgages to ply their trade. Instead they are turning to crowdfunding.
This all-natural health bar promises nine essential amino acids and 10 grams of protein, but there's a catch.
Growth in crowdfunding and online lending platforms means entrepreneurs don't have to devote precious time waiting on a bank to fund them.
Discussing the latest and hottest crowdfunding projects on Indiegogo, with Slava Rubin, co-founder and CEO of Indiegogo.
People are tapping the wisdom of experts on crowdsourcing sites to get insights on thousands of diseases that still baffle scientists.
CNBC's Dominic Chu and Tom's Guide Associate Editor Michael Andronico discuss Amazon's new Exclusives store and its motivation for investing in brands funded by Kickstarter campaigns.
I'm bullish on crowdfunding, says Steve Case, Case Foundation chairman, discussing the risks and rewards of angel investing. And Daymond John, FUBU founder & CEO, shares his concerns about nonqualified angel investors going into the market and not getting liquidity.
Apple's entry into the smartwatch market has not intimidated Pebble, the start-up that set a Kickstarter record with its new project.
Kickstarter tweeted that the site was experiencing technical difficulties just after noon on Wednesday.
This unknown player could be a game changer for investing. Jim Cramer goes off the tape with the SeedInvest CEO.
The "Exploding Kittens" project raised $8.7 million and has become the most backed Kickstarter campaign ever.
Americans like to hike, camp and bike, a fact that's helped boost the fortunes of outdoor retailer REI.
Google Fiber offers a super-fast internet connection to a small number of locations and it's not a coincidence that startups are flocking to these cities.
Google Fiber will expand to 19 more U.S. cities. Why businesses are intrigued by the super fast Internet service.