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The founders of Clif Bar set out to fund more altruistic success stories with their venture capital firm White Road investments.
Fewer private U.S. venture-capital funds are raising money to invest in startups, the National Venture Capital Association says. The biggest players are at the top, the smallest are at the bottom and the midsize firms watch the clock tick.
Market research data shows that 308 active crowdfunding platforms raised $2.7 billion last year. In 2013, the industry is expected to raise $5.1 billion. Here's a look at where the rapidly-evolving industry is heading.
President Obama signed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act into law one year ago today, and it's still not implemented.
Industry experts anticipate more women and minorities will become startup funders when non-professional investors are allowed to participate in crowdfunding.
At a conference in New York City, industry experts shared tips for tapping the crowd.
While the young actor has already co-founded or invested in several startups, this time Grenier is changing his tune. Brian Solis spoke with him about his new venture.
For many entrepreneurs looking to start a business, getting access to capital can be the make-or-break moment to a successful launch.
Miami-based venture creates fast time-to-market recipe
The founders of popular image-hosting service imgur on what it takes to launch a tech startup without seeking outside investors.
The third annual Small Business Lending and Investment Summit convenes in Washington this week and will focus on the importance of SBA-backed lending.
SoMoLend has facilitated over 100 small-business loans totaling nearly $3.5 million.
The outgoing chief of the Small Business Administration talks about her four years at the helm of the agency and what her successor needs to do.
Grant funding isn't just for nonprofits. Startups can also secure grant money. Finding a good match is the hard part. Here are some ideas for launching your search.
Findings from Moody's Analytics shows that small-business credit quality dropped in the fourth quarter of 2012, but predicts a better outlook for 2014.
Members of the crowdfunding community descended on Washington, D.C., calling for the regulatory agency to finalize rules.
Social Toaster, an online marketing service, snags $2 million by sticking close to home.
Accelerator programs are exploding in number, promising cash, mentorship, exposure and prestige. Here's what to look for, how to get in and how to reap the rewards.
A look at what the federal government's small-business agency could be up to this year and beyond.
A look at the pros and cons of securing capital from crowdfunding, angel investors, venture capitalists, the SBA and community banks.
Findings from Moody's Analytics reveals that small-business credit quality weakened in the third quarter.
Why two grandmothers chose personality over money for the shark's investment in their candy business.
While the SBA reports that lending was down in the second quarter, there are hopeful signs that the credit crunch is easing.