Archive: secondary market

Secondary Markets Have Hidden Benefits

By Adam Sharp on October 2, 2020

This month, U.S. equity crowdfunding platform StartEngine plans to open a “secondary market” where investors can buy and sell investments in startups that have already raised money using Regulation Crowdfunding and Regulation A+. This new service is called StartEngine Secondary. Here’s an excerpt from StartEngine’s description of its new service: Traditionally, startup investors had to wait 5-10 years…

Don’t Be Tempted by More Liquidity

By Adam Sharp on September 29, 2020

AngelList is rolling out a new feature called Transfers, which will make it easier to sell private startup equity.  This has been in the works for a while now. Multiple platforms are working on similar “secondary platforms” to make it easier…