Investment bank launches healthcare-focused crowdfunding option

The investment bank HealthiosXchange is debuting a crowdfunding platform focused in part on medical devices and healthcare services, MedCity News reports. They are looking for accredited investors who would focus on seed-stage to growth-stage companies, the story explains. And investors can make their choices in tandem with venture capital investors by way of nondilutive capital. HealthiosXchange CEO David Loucks told MedCity News that "crowdfunding can create many different opportunities but it's just one piece of the puzzle." Story

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