Asheesh Advani

Asheesh Advani is CEO of Covestor, an online marketplace for investors. He founded CircleLending, which was acquired by Virgin.
 

Finance

How Do Investors Get Paid?

The bear market brings several implications for startups looking for funding.
Starting a Business

How to Raise Your First Round of Financing

Asheesh Advani offers three tips for raising cash with a second round in mind.
Starting a Business

4 Sources for Startup Cash

Raising money in a recession is beyond difficult. Look in these places, because getting started now is a great idea.
Starting a Business

Where the Money is

Raising money in a recession is beyond difficult. Look in these places, because getting started now is a great idea.
Starting a Business

3 Honest Ways to Raise Startup Money

Create a healthy foundation for your business by combining enthusiasm with honesty.
Finance

Startup Financing During the Credit Crunch

Creativity goes a long way when it comes to financing your startup during tough economic times.
Finance

When Investors Join Your Board

Check out these tips for creating a board when raising money for your startup.
Finance

What is Sweat Equity Worth?

Determining how to value sweat equity is key when negotiating with investors and employees.
Finance

How Do Investors Make Money?

Learning how returns are allocated among the key players could increase your chances for funding.

Week 8: Finding the Right People

Putting together a competent advisory board and team of employees can prove invaluable to your business.
Finance

Raise Money Using a Self-Directed IRA

This clever twist on retirement fund investing could draw the patient investors business owners love.
Finance

Keep Your Second Round of Financing in Mind

When raising your first round of financing, be sure to protect your early investors from future dilution.
Finance

Greed or Fear: What Really Motivates Investors

Understanding why investors put money into businesses can help you figure out who to approach and how to go about it.
Raising "Patient Capital" for Your Business
Starting a Business

Raising "Patient Capital" for Your Business

How to attract funding from people who don't expect an immediate return
Finance

Startup Financing Trends for 2007

Our startup financing expert paints a detailed picture of what the financing landscape will look like in 2007.