November 12, 2015 11:38 ET

Equity Crowdfunding 102 Canadian Tour

KORECONX, NEWS--(Marketwired - Nov. 12, 2015) - Oscar Jofre, CEO of KoreConX, and global thought-leader in equity crowdfunding, has announced a Canadian tour for their Equity Crowdfunding 102 seminars.

Equity Crowdfunding is a growing phenomenon around the world. The seminars provide an introduction in understanding equity crowdfunding. Sessions will take place in Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal, and Halifax.

It covers what crowdfunding is, what laws and regulations apply in Canada, how it differs from the US, and what makes Canadian equity crowdfunding great. It also discusses equity crowdfunding portal basics, how many are live, and how they evaluate potential companies to list. We'll discuss what it's like to raise funds in Canada from the perspective of companies that have done it, and what you can learn from their campaigns. Attendees will learn how the campaign and due diligence process works from the portal's perspective, and how to build your marketing and shareholder communications plan for success pre-during-post raise.

The seminars, "Equity Crowdfunding 102", are meant for anyone interested in the regulated crowdfunding industry, but especially the companies (issuers) who want to raise capital via equity crowdfunding and the investors looking for access to investment opportunities. They bring together expert speakers from across Canada, including legal experts from Dentons and WeirFoulds LLP, members of provincial securities exchange councils, and speakers from companies like RentMoola and Spacefy that have recently closed substantial funding rounds, as well as portal operators like OurCrowd.

Anyone interested in attending the seminar can visit the KoreConX event page to register for one of five cities and dates. here: http://www.eventbrite.com/o/koreconx-eco-system-8192655942

About KoreConX

KoreConX is a free all-in-one solution that helps companies navigate the process of raising equity capital, and simplifies shareholder communications to reduce risk.

Our secure, integrated and efficient platform is a multi-tool for companies to properly organize, manage, and share corporate information. We help companies stay transparent with shareholders, and create good will.

KoreConX eco-system empowers stakeholders (regulated crowdfunding portals, shareholders, board directors, CEO's, CFO's, corporate secretaries, lawyers, auditors, IR firms, members and 3rd party providers) to seamlessly manage corporate information from a single point of entry.

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