BitPay has announced that investors can now use Bitcoin with equity crowdfunding platform WeFunder. This is thanks to last year’s U.S. JOBS Act, which allows non-accredited investors to inject capital into a private company. Since the regulatory policy change, WeFunder and BitPay integration users can invest their bitcoins in a variety of startups across the states.
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BitPay & WeFunder Remove Barrier to Entry for Investment With Bitcoin
WeFunder says it takes the “hassle out of fundraising.” However before May 16th, 2016 only the extremely wealthy could invest in high growth startups.
Thanks to the JOBS Act, WeFunder wants anyone to invest in companies they believe in. By allowing Bitcoin, the company is including more in the investment space. Typically, certain investors and non-US citizens looking to fund American startups would have to rely on traditional bank transfers. Now with the Bitcoin network, av..