Thursday, August 20, 2015 (CLOSED) 12:30pm – 2:00pm     Equity CrowdFunding in Malaysia   (Download Flyer) Speaker: Lim Jo Yan  Partner, Corporate and Commercial Practice Group Location: Art Printing Works, No. 29, Jalan Riong, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur

by Lim Jo Yan and Teoh Huei Wen Introduction The Securities Commission of Malaysia (“SC”) described equity crowdfunding (“ECF”) as a new form of fundraising that allows start-ups or small enterprises to obtain capital through small equity investments from a large number of investors, using online portals to facilitate such investments. In this article, “issuer” refers…