Kingscrowd Author:

Francis Vu

An investment professional with a background in private equity and venture capital having spent time conducting investments at VU Venture Partners and Pacific Oak LLC with a finance and management degree from Tulane University.

Types of Investors in the Startup Ecosystem

As you immerse yourself in the startup ecosystem, you’ll get…


What is Common Stock? (And Related Terms)

What is Common Stock? (And Related Terms) When raising venture…


Equity Crowdfunding for Non-US Citizens

Can US-Based Equity Crowdfunding Platforms Accept Foreign Money? If you’re…


Offering Types 101

As you start digging deeper into the equity crowdfunding world,…


Financial Instruments 101

Welcome to the next installment of our “101” series where…


Business Structures 101

Choosing a Business Structure There are a number of business…


What is the FINRA?

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) is an independent, self-regulated, nongovernmental organization that writes and enforces rules governing registered brokers and broker-dealer firms in the United States.


What is the SEC?

You’ve probably seen various stories in recent years about the…