These definitions apply throughout this Investor Education Package:
App – Our application called “BaseNote,” available on the Apple App Store and Google Play.
Platform – Another word we use to refer to our App.
Issuer – A company trying to raise money from investors on our App, by selling its Securities.
Security – A share of stock, a promissory note, a bond, or any other instrument offered by an Issuer on our App.
Title III – Title III of the JOBS Act of 2012, which allows “Regulation Crowdfunding.”
Funding Portal – A term used to describe Internet sites allowed to offer and sell Securities under Title III. We are a Funding Portal.
SEC – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
FINRA – The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.