Reg A+ and Reg CF

Coaching & Consulting

There are many options when it comes to raising capital. Making the wrong move will waste much-needed energy and resources. In addition, there are many laws, rules, and regulations that need to be followed when raising capital. Public Raise will help you streamline and simplify the entire capital raising process allowing you to save time and money.

What is included?

- How to attract investor capital

- Learn the four steps to raising capital

- SEC rules and regulations

- Effective marketing strategies

- Business plan and pitch deck review

- Introduction to potential investors

- Introduction to broker-dealers

Learn how to attract, nurture, and close investors legally using our funnel system that is fully regulated and automated.

Until recent years, raising capital from the general public was very difficult and confined to extremely wealthy investors, known as accredited investors. The JOBS Act (Jumpstart Our Business Act of 2012) expanded and democratized regulations surrounding investments in private securities, allowing companies to publicly advertise their investment opportunity so that everyone has an opportunity to invest. The JOBS Act’s crowdfunding offering, Regulation Crowdfunding (Reg CF), opened new avenues for non-accredited investors to support startups, small. and medium-sized businesses.

Investor Marketing CRM

Connect with your investor audience anytime, anywhere using a multi-dimensional marketing strategy which includes sending highly-targeted messages to your investor base through email, social, and text.

With our investor marketing solutions, you will be able to:

  • Create offering webpage funnel

  • Setup forms

  • Upload contacts into CRM

  • Load tracking pixels and event tracking

  • Retargeting

  • Setup Social Media Channels

  • Create and Launch Ads

  • Response Automation

  • Investor Traffic Nurture

  • Fully automated CRM

  • Pipeline Tracking and Follow Up

  • Press Releases and blogging

  • SEO (Keywords, backlinks, keyword blogs

  • Email marketing campaign setup

  • Video creation

  • SMS Marketing

Why Public Raise?

Doing it right.  We’re business people first, not just investment professionals, so we understand the critical importance of marketing your project.  As your partner, we guide you through every step to help you get the best result.

One centralized marketing system.  Other firms often require you to rely on outside marketing.  Our integrated platform helps you take all necessary promotional steps while saving you time and costs.

A partner network.  Most SEC attorneys and broker-dealers are very busy and expensive to work with. We will introduce you to our network of professional contacts, including SEC attorneys, payment providers, broker-dealers, and Transfer Agents that can save you time and money.

Lower fees.  Public Raise can offer lower overall pricing by making better use of technology, so you keep more of what you raise.

Better risk management.  Raising capital is a HIGHLY REGULATED PROCESS. There is an extensive list of SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission) rules that must be followed. Our experience and technology can help keep your investment offering campaign compliant, minimizing your regulatory risks.

Regulation Crowdfunding (Reg CF) and Regulation A (Reg A+) Solutions

Raising capital has never been easier. Public raise was created so that entrepreneurs like you, who aren't marketers and programmers, can easily build an investor marketing and sales system to help you find investors online so you can grow your company.

Investor Marketing

Attract, nurture, and convert traffic by guiding your visitors step-by-step through the entire investing process, so they don't get confused and leave.

SEC Attorney Introductions

SEC attorneys will guide you to ensure your investment offering documentation outlines all the risks and disclosures to protect you. Make sure you have the best deal structure to attract investors.

FINRA Broker-Dealer Services

Stay compliant with your investment offering and partner with a broker dealer who can help you navigate through the legal complexities of a successful capital raise.

Changing The Lives of Entrepreneurs

Public Raise provides a comprehensive, full-service approach to help you meet your current and future capital needs. 

Regulation A+ (Reg A+)

  • Maximum Raise (Tier I): $20 million per 12 months; no investor limits ·      

  • Maximum Raise (Tier II): $75 million per 12 months; non-accredited investors can invest the greater of ten percent of their income or net worth

  • Permitted Investors: anyone can invest

  • General Solicitation: permitted (public advertisement allowed); promote a prepared offering to the public

  • Testing the Waters: Permitted; search and examine the market for potential investors before an offering is ready

Regulation Crowdfunding

(Reg CF)

  • Maximum Raise: $5 million per 12 months; investor limits based on income and net worth

  • Permitted Investors: anyone can invest      

  • General Solicitation: permitted (public advertisement allowed); promote a prepared offering to the public

  • Testing the Waters: Permitted; search and examine the market for potential investors before an offering is ready

Regulation D (506c)

  • Maximum Raise: unlimited; no limit on how much an accredited investor can invest ·      

  • Permitted Investors: limited to accredited investors only

  • General solicitation: permitted (public advertisement allowed): promote a prepared offering to the public

  • Testing the Waters: permitted; search and examine the market for potential investors before an offering is ready

Latest Blog

Find the latest blogs news from Public Raise. See related capital and financial technology articles, photos, slideshows, and videos.

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5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Raising Capital in the Private Markets

May 19, 20232 min read

5 Reasons

The private markets have been growing rapidly in recent years, and many companies are considering raising capital in these markets. There are several reasons why this may be a smart move for your business. Here are five of the most important reasons why you should consider raising capital in the private markets.

Firstly, private markets offer access to a wider range of investors. Unlike public markets, which are restricted to institutional investors and high net worth individuals, private markets allow businesses to tap into a broader pool of investors. This can include family offices, hedge funds, and other alternative investment vehicles.

Secondly, private markets offer greater flexibility in terms of deal structures. Businesses can tailor their capital raising efforts to meet their specific needs, whether that's equity or debt financing, a convertible note, or another type of financial instrument. This flexibility can make it easier for businesses to raise the capital they need to grow and expand.

Thirdly, private markets offer greater control and confidentiality. When a company goes public, it is subject to a range of regulatory requirements and must disclose detailed financial information to the public. In contrast, private companies have greater control over their financial reporting and can keep sensitive information confidential.

Fourthly, private markets can offer faster access to capital. Unlike public markets, which can be subject to lengthy and complex regulatory requirements, private markets can move quickly. This can be particularly important for businesses that need to raise capital quickly in order to take advantage of market opportunities.

Finally, private markets can offer better terms for issuers. Because private markets are less transparent than public markets, investors may be willing to accept lower returns in exchange for the opportunity to invest in promising companies. This can be especially beneficial for businesses that are still in the early stages of their growth.

In conclusion, there are several compelling reasons why businesses should consider raising capital in the private markets. From access to a wider range of investors to greater flexibility, control, and confidentiality, private markets offer a range of benefits that can help businesses grow and thrive.

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David Lee

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When we initially started this journey of raising capital, we were overwhelmed. Public Raise made it easy by making the relevant introductions and providing me with so much invaluable information. Thank you!



John D

It was difficult getting our project launched. Not only did we have to deal with compliance, but we also had to work in technology and coordinate with marketing. Public Raise made this process easier and they introduced me to all the necessary parties to make this happen. .



Mike M

There are so many choices when it comes to raising capital. I like how Public Raise gave me specific recommendations based on our goals. The entire process was streamlined. I'm very thankful.



David S

Finding investors for our business was a great challenge. Public Raise made it easy and helped us market to our audience in a way that built trust. We will certainly use them again for our future raises.



Joan K

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Public Raise specializes in helping small and medium-sized businesses raise capital legally through online channels. This expertise extends to businesses that serve consumer retail, real estate, technology, financial services/fintech, and energy. Contact us to learn more about raising capital.


What We Do

Disclaimer – Public Raise performs no underwriting function and acts solely on behalf of a client company in providing in-house financial advisory and investor marketing services. Although the consulting services of Public Raise may include general advice and consultation regarding general legal topics relating to the consulting services to be rendered, particularly with respect to areas of financial expertise of Public Raise the services rendered by Public Raise do not include the rendition of professional legal services or any specific legal service, advice or consultation by any affiliate of Public Raise. Public Raise is not a Broker Dealer or registered with FINRA or the SEC. Public Raise will not accept broker success fees or commissions for raising capital.

David Lee, who is the Founder of Public Raise, is also a Managing Director and Registered Representative of Netshares Financial Services, LLC ("Netshares"), an SEC registered broker-dealer. Any activities of Public Raise, its employees, or the Management of Public Raise, which is conducted in connection with or set forth in this website is not in any way related to the position of an affiliated person of Netshares. The Management of Public Raise and its business are separate and independent of Netshares and is not part of the business conducted by Netshares and any representation to the contrary is false. Netshares has no responsibility or liability for the activities of Public Raise, its employees or the Management of Public Raise, or any representations made in connection with or set forth in this website.

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