European Parliament Looks to Boost Crowdfunding Minus Prospectus to €8 Million

8 Dec 2016 - 12:15

European Parliament is looking to adjust the prospectus requirement for small companies raising capital. This policy shift can directly impact the amount an issuer can raise using investment crowdfunding – across Europe.

Members of European Parliament have increased the lower exemption threshold, under which no prospectus is required, to €1 million (compared to 500 000 euro in the Commission proposal) to provide crowdfunding platforms with more flexibility and lessen the administrative burden. Read more on Crowdfunding Insider's post.