SEC Approves Crowdfunding Proposal in Unamous Vote

Oct. 23 (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission meets to consider a proposal to allow businesses to sell ownership stakes in their companies by soliciting investors over the Internet. The SEC plan, approved unanimously at the conclusion of the meeting, would create rules for equity crowdfunding, which lawmakers intended to ease financing for startups and small companies when they authorized it in the 2012 Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act. (Source: Bloomberg)

Optimizing the World’s $12T Seaborne Trade
12:52 - The world's shipping fleet carries roughly 12 trillion dollars' worth of goods each year. With so much at stake, even a few minutes of wasteful deployment can cost hundreds of millions. In an interview with Bloomberg North’s Anthony Lacavera, Adam Compain, co-founder and CEO of ClearMetal, explains how they’re making improvements to increase supply chain productivity. (Source: Bloomberg)
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