June 10, 2015 | Israeli crowd-funding firm OurCrowd has launched OurCrowd First, a $10 million fund focusing on seed funding for early-stage startups. The company plans to bring the equity crowdfunding model to fund at least 20 seed stage companies. The investment minimum is $50,000 for accredited investors. The new fund will be managed by general partners Eduardo Shoval and Yori Nelken. Headquartered in Jerusalem, OurCrowd was founded in 2012 by Jon Medved.