News and Articles About Venture Capital
Consider these tips before you seek funding for your startup, whether from angel investors or VCs.
Though the passage of the JOBS Act opened the doors for crowdfunding, many startups are still seeking funding from venture capital firms, according to a new study.
Inspired by new waves of technology developments and blockbuster deals, VCs are feeling better at the start of 2012.
For the third quarter in a row, the market for venture capital shrank, continuing a long-term trend in the industry.
Rapid growth and its founders' ability to take the lion's market share are big factors in determining whether a start-up will get the attention of VC firms.
We spoke with the young entrepreneur about his experience as a founding team member at Pinterest and his new company Gumroad.
ReadyForZero racked up $4.5 million in funding to help consumers pay their bills.
The young startup has a small staff and no revenue, but Facebook's decision to buy is not just a blind gamble. Other venture capital firms will be looking to invest in similar companies.
With so many startups trying to follow in Facebook's -- and now Instagram's -- footsteps, they're forgetting one very important element: money.
Lot18 proves funding options are not dry for wine businesses.
A new law will increase the ability of small-business owners to raise capital from crowdfunding. But proceed with caution.
If you're looking to scale up one day, it will pay to know now about how late-stage investing works.
Secondary markets like SharesPost and SecondMarket present exciting new ways to increase a private company's liquidity -- but there are also dangers.
Here are the key factors for building an entrepreneurship community in your town.
The National Venture Capital Association and 700 high-profile entrepreneurs sent a letter to Congressional leaders supporting legislation to help startups go public.
The Small Business Administration announced that it has selected a clean-technology venture capital firm for a Startup America initiative.
Using easy-to-understand technology, Independa helps seniors stay well on their own.
One of the SBA's biggest investment programs to launch this year may fall on deaf ears as the venture-capital community swoons from years of lousy returns.
WhoSay, an insider's social-media management tool, attracts millions in financing, even without a revenue model.
Wooing investors is a challenge even for entrepreneurs who're enthusiastic about their business. Here are ten tips on how to craft your investor pitch.
As Fashion Week kicks off, we sat down with the man behind brands like Tory Burch and Monika Chiang to find out what it takes to make it in the business.
Some entrepreneurs find themselves in the right place at the right time. In business, as in anything, some people have all the luck.
Facebook's IPO filing reveals a great deal about the company. Here's a brief overview.
The social networking giant's showing on the public market may land with a thud.
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