Investors in areas where startup funds are lacking should consider a "give first" mentality. More can be gained if you invest without only concerning yourself what's in it for you.
VC & Angel Capital
When deciding whether to go with the vitamins or the pain killers, in this instance, the pain killer was the better choice, metaphorically, of course.
If you are looking at your options for financing your new business and want to find an angel investor, these tips will help guide you to that goal.
Is your small business or startup looking to connect with an angel investor, take this first-hand advice on what an angel investor looks at as a good investment.
How have the number and size of venture funds changed since the Internet 1.0 bubble of 2000? Scott Shane compares the VC landscape now to the world before the bubble. The results may surprise you but may also give some insight into the options for startups today.
If your small business or startup is looking for seed money from an angel investor, picking the right investor for your business is critical. So, what is the makeup of that investor?
The venture capital industry continues to correct itself as it comes out from under a bubble created at the turn of the 21st Century.
Small businesses could have access to more capital if they qualify for venture exchange markets that would be created under the Main Street Growth Act.
Startup investors are welcoming news that early stage valuations on these backed companies was downgraded to an average of $16 million at the end of last year.
Early-stage angel investors tend to invest in companies they can reach by car in less than half of a day. But today, some investors with similar interests or backgrounds are banding together to back early startups together.
Venture capitalists may not be the biggest fans of Prince but they're sure hoping for a return to the days of 1999.
Companies that are backed by venture capital funds have risen sharply in value over the last two years, according to recent data.