In 2012, President Obama signed into law the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act—the JOBS Act. This legalizes equity crowdfunding enabling individuals to invest in start-up companies in exchange for equity. Until October 2014, only accredited investors were allowed to invest in start-ups--individuals who can claim a net worth of $1 million or more or who earn greater than $200,000 per year or $300,000 for a couple...Continue Reading
PetroFund is the perfect platform for connecting Texans with investments.
Before, means of investment were strictly word of mouth. Build your portfolio in the Oil & Gas industry from one or more direct investment categories: Leasing, Drilling and Testing, Completion & Oil Field Services. As an investor on the PetroFund platform, you gain access to exclusive projects that are usually only available to large corporations and you can own a piece of a producing oil well for as little as $1,000.
How it Works
PetroFund is providing direct oil well investment opportunities to a new class of investors who have never had the ability to participate in the exciting and lucrative world of oil well investing.
Pick and choose from several projects listed on our website. You can follow the projects you're interested in, request more information and even filter for projects targeting specific geographic areas or projects utilizing specific drilling techniques.
Projects typically seek to raise between $100,000 to $1M to fund exploration and development ventures. Once projects are funded, the crowdfunding is no longer available for that specific project.