In The News Publication: Newsday

Three key factors to Kickstarter success, study finds

Starting May 16, entrepreneurs will have an additional avenue to raise money. They’ll be able to solicit up to $1 million a year in investments from the public through online funding portals. Participants in these new equity crowdfunding platforms will own an equity stake in the companies they invest in, says Alon Kapen, partner in charge of the emerging companies and venture capital practice group at Farrell Fritz PC in Uniondale.

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