Follow The Money

Eight hot venture capital links.
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Finding the right financial backing is nine-tenths of the new-business hurdle. Here are a few of the better Web sites for locating investors and understanding the investment formula:

  • The Capital Network ( A nonprofit, economic-development organization that provides ventures with training and access to investors.
  • The National Venture Capital Association ( Promotes education, research and the public-policy interests of the venture capital and entrepreneurial communities.
  • Netpreneur Exchange ( The Morino Institute Netpreneur Program is a nonprofit organization created to advance greater Washington DC's Netpreneurs and the businesses they create. Includes discussion groups, contact databases and information about Netpreneurship.
  • Venture Capital Resource Library ( An extensive directory of venture-capital sources and advice.
  • Venture Capital Online ( An online community seeking companies, professional venture capital providers and professional service providers.
  • American Entrepreneurs for Economic Growth( Provides representation, education and networking for emerging growth companies.
  • Venture Capital Directory ( Huge directory of venture capital and catalyst firms and individuals, including more than 1,800 companies and 8,000 contacts.
Edition: November 2016

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