News and Articles About Funding
Understanding exactly what investors want before you go into a VC pitch will help ensure you connect with investors and close the deal.
Entrepreneurs who list on equity-crowdfunding platforms will have an opportunity to raise serious capital. Learn how to manage new expectations, responsibilities and obligations to regulators and shareholders
With the new fundraising rules going into effect next week, here are a few key features and tips to keep in mind.
Call it crowdfunding 2.0. Established companies are using Kickstarter and the like to launch new products, paid for by a built-in customer base before they hit the production line.
The New York Times Co. plans to invest in early-stage media startups through its incubator, timeSpace, which recently graduated its inaugural class. Here's a look at what each of its three startups are up to.
Our ASK the Expert VC John Frankel offers up advice about how to nab employees on a bootstrap budget.
Shane Snow, co-founder of Contently, recounts how he spent every last dollar of his savings in order to create a platform to connect freelancers with brands.
VC John Frankel of ff Venture Capital wants to answer your big startup questions about raising funds, meeting investors and pitching.
Tapping into the water-filter market, startup Soma explains how it is looking to turn the business on its head.
Read the first part of a series that breaks down what you really need to know about venture capital deals.
Creating a business plan is important. But the trick is in learning how to leverage it to best get funding.
Founder and CEO of PR firm Write2Market Lisa Calhoun offers up advice on how to deliver a pitch perfect presentation.
Venture capitalists are not just looking for the best idea. They want to make sure you know how to pitch it.
The investing community slows its headlong dash into some of the riskier entrepreneurship countries, according to a new report.
Lightbank VC investor Paul Lee gives us the skinny on what young entrepreneurs should and shouldn't do when meeting investors.
Self-funded startup founders may get to keep all their equity, but the process is no cake walk. Here are three major obstacles of running a bootstrapped company and how to overcome them.
Silicon Valley may still be the king of the U.S.'s startup ecosystem but angel investors are increasingly spreading their wings.
Founder Andy Kurtzig calls Pearl.com "the Amazon.com of professional services," and he has plans to expand into the app market.
Co-founder of SkyMall Inc. and Worthworm Alan Lobock gives us the skinny on determining pre-money valuation and the major role it plays when raising funds.
Here's a look at how the SEC's vote to remove the ban on general solicitation will impact access to capital in the startup community.
Gust gives startups access to potential accredited investors, and allows investors to manage their deals on a secure platform.
Co-founder of SkyMall Inc. and Worthworm Alan Lobock provides young entrepreneurs tips on approaching investors.
Credit card company American Express and actor Will Smith are apparently sinking $53 million into online retail service The Fancy.
Mobileye says it has raised money from five investors that valued its equity at $1.5 billion, highlighting the market potential for driver-assistance systems.
NYU recently unveiled its accelerator Launchpad, hoping to help young entrepreneurs with their ventures.