One sector's crowdfunding platforms could become even more popular next year....
Here are some forecasts from crowdfunding experts for 2014. Raising money by selling securities to ordinary investors, in slices of $2,000 or $10,000, is expected to become legal by roughly mid-2014.
1. A Potential Crowdfunding IPO
An initial public offering of a popular crowdfunding platform, on which ordinary folk raise money online from other small investors, could be in the works, according to Pepper Hamilton LLP securities attorney Brian Korn....'