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AltFG - new financing opportunities for SME

(05-11-15)

With 1st of September 2015, a new law entered in force: "Alternative Financing Law" (=AltFG).

Goals of this law are following:

  • Providing a clear legal framework for crowd financing for enhanced benefits
  • Ensuring an adequate level of investor protection in connection with financing
  • Preventing abuse of crowd funding for criminal purposes
  • Enabling cost-effective crowd financing within the meaning of the Government Programme

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By increasing the prospectus requirement threshold of the Capital Markets Act (KMG) from € 250K up to € 1.5 million for emissions covered by the AltFG, it makes it a very new and attractive tool for small & medium sized companies (=SME). Together with our partner CONDA we are able to cover those law requirements easily for our clients. Furthermore, high cost and liability risks are avoided.

If you wish to get more information about possibilities & opportunities concerning crowd investing please contact our Senior Consultant, Mr. Peter F. Baumgartner, F +43 (1) 5331090-12 or by E-Mail peter.baumgartner@m27.eu