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Gregory C. Simon

Blog Entries by Gregory C. Simon

A Year of Living Obliviously

(3) Comments | Posted April 10, 2013 | 11:32 AM

One year ago, on April 5, 2012, President Obama had a Rose Garden signing ceremony for the only bipartisan legislative achievement of his administration, the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (JOBS Act). One year later the Congress, the White House and the SEC seem to be suffering from...

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Crowdfunders Are From Venus -- But They're Funding Mars

(0) Comments | Posted March 17, 2013 | 9:53 PM

Kim Kardashian must have hated it because the big news this week was the crowd funding of the return of Veronica Mars. In 4 hours 24 minutes 33,000 people set a Kickstarter record by pledging 2.1 million dollars to make a movie Warner Brothers was unwilling to fund...

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Life on Elitus: Rattner Discovers New Planet

(0) Comments | Posted March 5, 2013 | 1:07 PM

According to a recent article by financial elitist Steve Rattner, a new planet has been discovered. It is named "Elitus" and while it circles our Sun it has nothing in common with Earth. Rattner claims that Elitus is greatly troubled and threatened by a new development on Earth...

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Let Us Cross the Street

(3) Comments | Posted February 27, 2013 | 5:38 PM

The new JOBS Act will let millions of Americans "cross Wall Street" from the borrowing side to the investing side. But self-appointed nannies are blocking the way.

In 1974 the SEC issued regulations allowing only the wealthiest Americans, so-called "accredited investors," to invest in private companies. Prospective...

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