News and Articles About Venture Capital
If you've already scored some good media coverage, use it to your benefit when trying to score funding.
Given their different views of the world, it's a miracle that they ever get together.
Assisting startups and major corporations with financing, Bo Yagmaie is looking to take entrepreneurs questions relating to VCs, funding and corporate formation.
There are five stages of new ventures. Each one will determine who you should seek funding from.
Entrepreneurs need to scrutinize potential investors as closely as investors study the potential investment.
While many entrepreneurs are clamoring to get their hands on some outside funding, some founders aren't really down with that strategy.
Three successful leaders in business are modeling the idea that being generous is a valuable goal in itself.
Investors want to protect their stake, entrepreneurs want to keep control. There is room to negotiate.
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 apartment-rental platform is no stranger to controversy and criticism, but its founders say determination is everything.
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.
The Academy Award-winning actor and musician has invested in tech startup Zenefits, an automated human resources company.
No joke. Here's what it does.
We talked to the charismatic Blockchain.info CEO about Bitcoin's recent rocky press, its price ups and downs, and if we're headed for another bubble.
Being savvy about your time and money can maximize your resources as you bootstrap your business.
The software sector continues to dominate the venture market, but it's important to pinpoint the outliers of 2013.
If you want to launch a business, it's critical to know the state of startup capital. As the VC market recovers, we look at the firms funding American innovation.
CardioInsight found a way to 3D map the heart's electrical activity, but it took a village of funding resources to get there.
Pass these nine tests and investors will beat a path to your door. Along the way you'll figure out if your firm has a great CEO.
Beyond the glitz and hype, a new businesses may present a certain gritty reality. Steer clear if you're not prepared.
It is a rare startup that has the backing of venture capital fund, so forget about wooing investors and concentrate on wooing customers with your unique selling proposition.
Entrepreneurs have lots of financing options beyond checking out venture firms in California. Here are six techniques to try.
The Atlanta Bitcoin payments pioneer closes a record-breaking funding round from billionaire Richard Branson, Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang, PayPal's Peter Thiel, Index Ventures and other all-star investors.
Three Western locales previously considered vacation destinations are now alternatives to Silicon Valley life at a much more affordable price.