Reg D

Reg D is part of the SEC’s rules and regulations, and was updated in 2013 as part of Title II in the 2012 JOBS Act.

This one is barely “crowdfunding” as most people think about it, it’s basically just updating the 1933-era restrictions on how private companies could raise money to reflect the realities of the 21st century, especially the Web. The main change is that now private companies can “generally solicit” investors (meaning advertise and have websites and stuff), but they have to make sure that a person who actually invests is an “accredited investor” and meets specific income or net worth criteria. Title II is why you now hear ads on the radio starting with “Attention accredited investors” This part of the JOBS Act was the first of these three to go into effect (back in 2013), so is the most mature part of the ecosystem. Most of the crowdfunding platforms you’ve heard of so far probably fit under Title II.

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You can find more information on the various types of offerings over at our blog, or search our database of online crowdfunding, real estate, and alternative investment platforms.

Reg D Platforms in our database

1031 Crowdfunding logo
Online marketplace for 1031 exchanges ...
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Acquire Real Estate Review
Boston-based commercial real estate funding platform ...
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AgFunder Review
Invest in AgTech Startups ...
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AlphaFlow Review
Managed or Self-service investing across 9 real estate platforms ...
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AngelList Review
Online angel-led investing syndicates, multiple $1B+ exits ...
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arborcrowd review - arborcrowd logo
Primarily multi-family commercial real estate equity investments with 2-5 year hold times ...
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bolstr
Small-business loans repaid via revenue sharing ...
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cannafundr_logo
Invest in syndicates funding Cannabis startups ...
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circleup
Reg D portal focused on CPG and retail startups ...
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cityvest logo
Reg D real estate platform offering commercial real estate investment funds ...
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crowdfunder logo
Wide variety of startups, from Seed-stage through Series C ...
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CrowdStreet
Invest in Commercial Real Estate ...
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DiversyFund Review
Residential and commercial real estate projects in Souther California ...
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energyfunders review - logo
Tax-favorable long-term Investments in oil and natural gas wells, with quarterly cash flow ...
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EquityMultiple Review
Commercial Real Estate portal, funded by Mission Capital ...
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EquityNet Review
Early- to late-stage businesses, no online investments available ...
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equityroots review - equityroots logo
Long-term equity and debt investments in hotels ...
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EquityZen Review
Access to equity in late-stage startups ...
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FarmFundr
Invest in farmland ...
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FlashFunders
Broad range of companies and investment types ...
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Fund That Flip
Short-term debt financing for house rehab projects ...
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Fundable Review
Startup crowdfunding from the startups.co family of companies ...
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fundanna review - fundanna logo
Niche Reg CF portal offering investments in cannabis startups ...
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FundersClub Review
FundersClub is a pioneering online startup investment platform offering high-profile curated startup investments to accredited investors ...
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Funding Circle Review
Invest in secured small-business loans ...
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Healthfundr logo
Invest in health tech and service companies ...
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Holdfolio logo
Fractional investments in apartments and portfolios of single family homes with fixed-interest payments and revenue/profit sharing ...
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Hotel Innvestor Review - Hotel Innvestor Logo
Niche Reg D platform offering debt and equity investments in hotels ...
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iFunding Review
Reg D Commercial real estate investment portal ...
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iintoo Review
Broad mix of real estate investment opportunities with relatively short hold times (18-36 months) ...
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instalend logo
10-14% returns on short-term residential real-estate debt investments ...
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iselectfund review - company logo
Invest in emerging growth companies, primarily in the Midwest and in healthcare, agriculture, B2B and energy ...
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LendingHome
Invest in residential mortgages ...
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LexShares Review
Invest in the outcome of commercial litigation ...
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Localstake Review
Offers Reg CF, Reg D, and Intrastate crowdfunding investments in small and local businesses ...
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MacroCrowd
Commercial and high-end residential real estate ...
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MicroVentures Review
Wide breadth of choices for early- and late-stage startup investing, including Reg CF investments open to anyone ...
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Money360 logo
Commercial real estate loans ...
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Netcapital Review
Reg CF platform offering startup investments for as low as $99 ...
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One Thousand Angels Review
Members-only access to dealflow (with no fees or carried interest) ...
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OurCrowd
Startup investing portal ...
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Patch of Land Review
Pre-funded real residential and commercial real estate debt investments, 12-24 month terms, up to 12% return ...
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PeerRealty
Invest in commercial real estate ...
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PeerStreet Review
Residential and commercial real estate debt investments ...
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Propellr Logo
Real estate and other alternative asset investments ...
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realcrowd logo
Online marketplace for commercial real estate investments ...
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realtyevest logo
Debt, equity, and hybrid investments in residential and commercial real estate, primarily affordable housing and assisted living ...
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RealtyMogul Review
Invest in commercial real estate (including a crowdfunded REIT) ...
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RealtyShares Review
Debt, equity and preferred-equity across residential and commercial real estate projects ...
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Royalty Exchange logo from royalty exchange review
Auction platform for buying and selling royalty rights (primarily related to music) ...
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SeedInvest Review
Wide selection of highly vetted startup investments, plus low-cost auto-invest feature ...
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SeedUps
Invest in technology startups ...
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Selequity
Invest in commercial real estate ...
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Sharestates
Debt and equity investments in residential and commercial real estate ...
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Small Change Review
Real Estate investments focused on urban, walkable transit-oriented projects ...
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streetshares review -streetshares logo
StreetShares is a small-business lender with a focus on serving veteran-run businesses, but is open to anyone to join as ...
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TrialFunder
Invest in lawsuit loans and settlement funding ...
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Upstart Review
Ex-Googlers using big data to vet borrowers ...
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venture.co logo
Broker-dealer with diverse selection of startups and real estate, some open to non-accredited investors ...
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Wealth Migrate
Commercial real estate in the US, UK, and Australia ...
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Wefunder Review
Largest Reg CF investment platform, offers investments in dozens of startups with minimums as low as $100 ...
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Wunder Review
Invest in loans for solar projects ...
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yieldstreet logo
Broad mix of asset-backed debt investments, including some "exotics" ...
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Reg D Posts from our blog

collection of confusing signs symbolizing the complexity of crowdfunding regulations
Navigating and deciphering the inscrutable alphabet soup of the relevant crowdfunding regulations, rules, laws, and requirements is about as much ...
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Baby Steps: Getting Started with Crowdfunded Real Estate
You can read and research all you want, but there’s no substitute for rolling up your sleeves and actually doing ...
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Would you Loan Money to an NBA Player? A Closer Look at YieldStreet and its Uncommon Investment Offerings
YieldStreet is worth a closer look, offering a wide range of sometimes-exotic investments with relatively short hold times ...
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