On December 10, 1914 Thomas Edison lost much of his life’s work when a chemical explosion burnt his factory to the ground. He was 67 years old. He didn’t panic. He didn’t place blame. He didn’t stop inventing. He didn’t fold his business. He didn’t even layoff one employee. Without despair or hesitation, he simply […]
Is this the end of Marketplace Lending or the rebirth of true Peer-to-Peer investing?
Financial innovation and legislation are intersecting once again, about to leave an indelible mark on America’s economy. This time, as the modern SDIRA makes tax-deferred micro alternative investing possible, the stars are aligning for retail investors.
For the past few years I have been renouncing any indication of a tech bubble and instead have been spewing the notion that we are in the midst of a Financial Revolution. But now as the stock market crumbles, the IPO market dries up, as venture capitalists grow much more selective, as valuations of tech […]
Another December is upon us, and once again it is time to dust off that flux capacitor, steal some plutonium and see what the future holds. Since I was 4 for 4 in my 2014 predictions, last year I proclaimed myself a “Crowdfinance Clairvoyant”. Although I didn’t score as well this year, don’t revoke my […]