CrowdFunding 2015

Orlando-based Funds2Orgs is reinventing crowdfunding with the launch of “Shoe Funding.” On Funds2Orgs’s new website entrepreneurs and others hoping to raise funds for a special endeavor can earn money by collecting new and gently used shoes.

Axiologix + IMM

Atlanta-based Axiologix has completed definitive agreements to acquire International Money Management. IMM markets a U.S. issued prepaid debit card that is uniquely affiliated with a distinctly independent foreign bank debit card, allowing money to be transferred to the foreign country via a “person-to-person” conveyance.

DHGate + Shopify

DHgate, a major e-commerce marketplace focused on cross-border trade of Chinese goods, announced it has launched a new service for Shopify members, enabling over 140,000 entrepreneurs and small-to-medium businesses (SMBs) in more than 150 countries with access to Chinese manufacturers and suppliers.