News and Articles About Funding
The site, which started out as a quirky, $5-a-pop freelance marketplace, has beefed up its offerings.
Look out, Airbnb, Dropbox and Uber: there's reportedly a new $10 billion business on the block.
A new survey from Sageworks finds that over 75 percent of small-business owners have never applied for a loan.
The best venture investors may be the ones who can currently empathize with your status as a startup.
Apoorva Mehtas company, the grocery delivery service Instacart, just raised $44 million and is expanding rapidly.
Money is helpful when you launch your company but hustle and lots of work can get you rolling.
The are six factors that investors will focus on when evaluating your business. Know them by heart.
The startup investment arm of the digital giant is aiming to put support into new European companies.
Our expert Bo Yaghmaie explains how entrepreneurs should prepare for the worst.
Assisting startups and major corporations with financing, Bo Yagmaie is looking to take entrepreneurs questions relating to VCs, funding and corporate formation.
After working at VC firm Andreessen Horowitz, entrepreneur Louis Beryl dishes on what he learned about running a business from investors.
There are five stages of new ventures. Each one will determine who you should seek funding from.
While crowdfunding has become a popular means of raising investment by giving rewards, there are some emerging platforms that want to take crowdfunding one step further.
While many entrepreneurs are clamoring to get their hands on some outside funding, some founders aren't really down with that strategy.
A cross between Peapod and Uber, Instacart allows customers to select items online from their favorite grocery stores and have them picked up and delivered by locals.
The necessity of learning from past failures and adjusting your investor pitch to avoid the mistakes that have led many other startups down the road to failure has never been more important.
Venture capital's dirty little secret: investors don't like going it alone.
With $1.2 billion from Fidelity and others, Uber sets the bar for other private companies in VC funding.
CardioInsight found a way to 3D map the heart's electrical activity, but it took a village of funding resources to get there.
Investors need to be assured your business is in good shape. It also helps to not proclaim your desire for a new car.
With many entrepreneurs stating their major concern is capital, getting outside funding can be imperative to a startup's success. Here are a few tips on getting your first round.
Youve worked hard to negotiate through the right networks and land this meeting. Dont let a lack of preparation and practice keep you from getting in the game.
While entrepreneurs may strive to raise a lot of money or seek a high valuation, these aspirations can end up hurting you down the road.
How One Idea Went From the Research Lab to the Marketplace -- Raising More than $6 Million in the Process
Researchers can monetize their innovations if they keep this entrepreneur's lessons learned in mind.
Launching and running a company is no walk in the park. Be aware of these challenges before you jump into starting a business.