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Krowdster launches searchable crowd fund backer database

Krowdster launches searchable crowd fund backer database

Crowdfunding marketing and analytics platform Krowdster has unveiled what it claims is the world’s largest searchable database of Kickstarter and Indiegogo backers and super backers. Users can filter by geography, specific campaign or category, or by number of campaigns supporter ...

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The Daily Dig for Sunday, June 14

The Daily Dig for Sunday, June 14

Feds take action against dubious Kickstarter project You knew it was only a matter of time before the feds took action against a failed crowdfunding campaign. Looks like they found a good guinea pig. Joe Mullin reports. Many New Yorkers ...

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The Daily Dig for Friday, April 10

The Daily Dig for Friday, April 10

Prosper enjoys $165 million Series D round After being in the shadows of Lending Club’s IPO, Prosper made news of its’ own with the completion of a $165 million Series D round. Maria Aspan reports. Heavy hitters back new P2P ...

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The Daily Dig for Thursday, March 12

The Daily Dig for Thursday, March 12

Alibaba buys British business loan provider British companies can now borrow to pay for their purchases on Alibaba. James Titcomb explains. Kickstarter latest heavy hitter to back Apple Pay Kickstarter joins Etsy and several hotel chains by accepting Apple Pay. ...

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The Daily Dig for Thursday, Feb. 26

The Daily Dig for Thursday, Feb. 26

Racist and greedy banking practices, the evolving crowdfunding sector… Plenty of news in Today’s Daily Dig Bank sued for racist lending practices Hidden racial criteria and larger amounts provided to whites with lower qualifications are among the charges in a ...

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The Daily Dig for Wednesday, Feb. 18

The Daily Dig for Wednesday, Feb. 18

Our favorite curmudgeon takes issue with a new government report. J.P. Morgan riskiest bank: study A new Treasury Department study identified J.P. Morgan as posing the biggest risk to the financial system, and it is well in front (but with ...

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The Daily Dig for Tuesday, Feb. 17

The Daily Dig for Tuesday, Feb. 17

Microsoft wants banks to toughen up cybersecurity Following a 2014 highlighted by major data breaches, Microsoft is calling on banks to take the offensive in 2015. Pedro Hernandez reports. First Michigan equity crowdfunding platform targets state SME’s MichiganFunders.com is the ...

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The Daily Dig for Tuesday, Nov. 4

The Daily Dig for Tuesday, Nov. 4

Mobile apps help companies connect to the unbanked Sure seems like a sign that some people make a conscious choice to be unbanked.  Anna Helhoski has more. Crowdhiring?  New site gets VC funding Hiring-Hub allows businesses looking to fill a ...

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