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Venture Capital – The Origins of the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

If you’re interested in the origins of the entrepreneurial ecosystem, venture capital is a source of funds. Typically, venture capital is a combination of institutional and angel investor money that invests in high-growth companies. The term “institutional” refers to the institution that made the investment, which is most often a large financial institution, such as […]

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Determinants of Firm Investment

A recent study has identified the determinants of Firm Investment and how these factors may affect it. The research examined four countries and a sample of 170 firms for each. In Moldova, Russia, and Serbia, profitability was positively correlated with firm investment. In these countries, cash holdings and size of firm were positively associated with […]

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Five Reasons Why Venture Capitalists Invest in Early-Stage Companies

The most successful venture capitalists invest in high-growth companies that are based on a proven technology. They typically take on relatively high-risk investments. Some of the most popular targets for venture capitalists are biotechnology, semiconductors, and IT companies. However, many entrepreneurs choose to enter this field despite the risk involved. Here are five reasons why […]

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Funding & Investors

Funding & Investors There are a few common ways to raise funds for your business. The most popular of these is through crowdfunding. This type of financing requires a high return on investment, and is often used to fund large projects. Once the project is up and running, the rewards are shared with the investors. […]

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Public and Private Firm Investment in Uruguay

Public and Private Firm Investment in Uruguay Public firms invest more in private companies when they face a misvaluation, as proxied by the price-to-fundamental ratio, than do private firms. The resulting investment decision is based on debt and has a large lag in its time to market. This is because the induced investment is financed […]

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How Does Venture Capital Work?

As a venture capitalist, you must have an accurate understanding of the value of your company. Various factors like revenue, cash flow, and intellectual property should be assessed. You should also make financial projections and return on investment calculations. Your company’s growth stage is also important. How much money you raise will be critical to […]

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Determinants of Firm Investment Decisions

Determinants of Firm Investment Decisions In this article, we study the determinants of firm investment decisions. We examine firm investments in four countries: Moldova, Romania, Russia, and Serbia. We find that profitability significantly influences firm investments, but that cash holdings and size only affect the decision of the managers of smaller firms in Moldova and […]

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Funding & Investors

Funding & Investors The first step in raising capital is identifying and attracting potential investors. The financial incentives offered by the project will draw investors. Often, high-return projects are attractive to investors because they offer the opportunity to share in the profits. Once the rewards have been realized, the investor may decide to continue investing. […]