StartEngine Raises $800,785 (So Far) In Its Very Own Equity Crowdfunding

Los Angeles-based crowdfunding site StartEngine said on Friday that so far, it has raised $800,785 in the equity crowdfunding for itself. StartEngine launched that equity crowdfunding effort back in September. StartEngine operates an online marketplace which lets companies run equity crowdfunding efforts for themselves, letting contributors gain equity in companies by contributing to funding rounds for startups. StartEngine is led by Howard Marks, who was a co-founder of Activision. The company is continuing to raise money in the crowdfunding campaign.