Ethan Senturia, co-founder and CEO of San Diego-based Dealstruck, will educate small businesses, lenders, fellow entrepreneurs and developers about “The Promise of Peer-Based Lending,” at the 2013 PayPal-hosted conference, “21st Century Online Finance: Crowd Funding, Crowd Investing & P2P Lending.” He will speak with investment bankers, financial advisors, fund managers, asset allocators, family offices, financial consultants and investors of all sizes at “Crowdfinance 2013: Redefining Wall Street with Crowdfinance,” hosted by Thompson Reuters and Crowdnetic. Senturia will cover the small business financing landscape, the regulatory environment for platforms entering the space, and the potential opportunities and threats inherent in the crowdfunding market.

The PayPal conference will give entrepreneurs, developers and investors the opportunity to learn the newest cutting-edge crowdfunding techniques, and reposition themselves in the increasingly competitive marketplace. Speakers include leading platform founders and investors. The conference will be held at the PayPal Town Hall building in San Jose, Thursday, December 12 from 5-10pm PST.

Crowdfinance 2013 will take place at Thompson Reuters in New York City, Tuesday, December 17, 7:30am – 7:00pm EST. Financial veterans and industry leaders will discuss the resources necessary to capitalize in the rapidly transforming financial services industry. The event will feature a lineup of keynote presentations, interactive panel discussions, game-changing exhibitors and exclusive networking.

Key discussion points will include:

  • The new path of capital formation
  • Raising private equity within the current regulatory framework (Pre Title III Crowdfunding): Reg D Crowdfunding, PIPRs, Intrastate Crowdfunding and P2B Lending

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