SOURCE: Symbid Corp.

Symbid Corp.

October 15, 2014 09:59 ET

Korstiaan Zandvliet, CEO of Symbid Corp. (SBID), to Speak at FireRock Conference

Leading Global Authority on Investment Crowdfunding, Korstiaan Zandvliet, to Discuss Small-Cap Investing, the JOBS Act and Symbid's Insights at Influential New York Conference

ROTTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS and NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Oct 15, 2014) - Symbid Corp. (OTCQB: SBID) (www.symbidcorp.com)

Korstiaan Zandvliet, CEO of Symbid Corp. (SBID), will participate in the upcoming leading micro-cap conference in New York, the FireRock Conference. The Conference will be held on October 28, 2014 at the Spring Mills Landmark Building. During this event Korstiaan Zandvliet will be part of a heavyweight delegation discussing the JOBS Act, an issue of primary importance for the future of SME-financing in the United States. As co-founder and director of Symbid Corp., a leading European equity crowdfunding company, Mr. Zandvliet can offer a complete overview of the global crowdfunding industry plus in-depth analysis of trends on both sides of the Atlantic. Mr. Zandvliet is also a board member of the European Crowdfunding Network, the European Commission advisory committee on the future of SME-financing.

Throughout the high-profile event fund managers, family offices, high net-worth individuals, and broker-dealers will have an opportunity to be informed on the latest trends in micro-cap trading, crowdfunding and Symbid's growing market share in the sector. In addition to company presentations, the conference will include multiple well-known and prominent keynote speakers. This conference will be one of the most important small-cap events of the year -- a "must attend" for every serious investor in this space.

For more information: www.thefirerockconference.com

About Symbid Corp.

Founded in April 2011 in the Netherlands as one of the first equity crowdfunding platforms worldwide, Symbid's unique legal-financial structure allows non-accredited investors to invest online in start-ups and growing companies for as little as $27 (EUR20). Symbid has emerged as a global leader in equity crowdfunding due to its innovative technological infrastructure, user-friendly interface and commitment to providing a secure funding environment for both investors and entrepreneurs. The Symbid team's extensive start-up experience means entrepreneurs receive all the coaching and advice necessary for a successful campaign. This, in turn, ensures that investors using the Symbid platform can be confident in the profitability of their investment. As of September 2014, Symbid has successfully funded over 50 entrepreneurs and their start-ups for a total capital sum of over $6,500,000. It is generally accepted that Symbid became the first equity crowdfunding platform to be publicly listed in December 2013 (OTCQB: SBID). The company anticipates a European roll-out of its crowdfunding platform beginning in late 2014. For more information, please check: www.symbidcorp.com

Safe Harbor Statement

This release may include predictions, estimates or other information that might be considered "forward-looking statements" as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. While these forward-looking statements represent our current judgement on what the future holds, they are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially. You are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which reflect our opinions only as of the date of this release. Please keep in mind that we are not obligating ourselves to revise or publicly release the results of any revision to these forward-looking statements in light of new information or future events. The predictions discussed in this release are based on the personal opinions of certain individuals and are supported by a consensus within the crowdfunding industry and alternative finance world generally. For a more complete discussion of these predictions and certain risk factors which may affect our future business operations, please review our most recent Form 10-K and Form 10-Q, particularly under the heading "Risk Factors." PDF copies of these forms can be viewed and downloaded on the Symbid Corp. Investor Relations website at www.symbidcorp.com.

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