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  • 1venture capital — capital invested in a business where the chances of success are uncertain. Glossary of Business Terms An investment in a start up business that is perceived to have excellent growth prospects but does not have access to capital markets. Type of… …

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  • 2Venture capital — An investment in a start up business that is perceived to have excellent growth prospects but does not have access to capital markets. Type of financing sought by early stage companies seeking to grow rapidly. The New York Times Financial… …

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  • 3Venture capital — (also known as VC or Venture) is a type of private equity capital typically provided to immature, high potential, growth companies in the interest of generating a return through an eventual realization event such as an IPO or trade sale of the… …

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  • 4venture capital — see capital Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. venture capital …

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  • 5venture capital trust — (VCT) Introduced in 1995 to encourage investment in small and start up companies. Individuals invest in a quoted vehicle which in turn invests in the debt and equity of a spread of unquoted smaller companies. A VCT typically takes the form of an… …

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  • 6Venture capital financing — To start a new company or to bring a new product to the market, the venture may need to attract financial funding. There are several categories of financing possibilities. If it is a small venture, then perhaps the venture can rely on family… …

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  • 7Venture Capital — von Professor Dr. Wolfgang Breuer und Diplom Volkswirt Klaus Mark I. Begriff Beim Venture Capital (Risikokapital, Wagniskapital) handelt es sich um zeitlich begrenzte Kapitalbeteiligungen an jungen, innovativen, nicht börsennotierten Unternehmen …

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  • 8Venture-Capital — Risikokapital – auch Venture Capital oder Wagniskapital genannt – ist außerbörsliches Beteiligungskapital („private equity“), das eine Beteiligungsgesellschaft zur Beteiligung an als besonders riskant geltenden Unternehmungen bereitstellt. Das… …

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  • 9Venture Capital — Risikokapital – auch Venture Capital oder Wagniskapital genannt – ist außerbörsliches Beteiligungskapital („private equity“), das eine Beteiligungsgesellschaft zur Beteiligung an als besonders riskant geltenden Unternehmungen bereitstellt. Das… …

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  • 10Venture-Capital-Backed IPO — The selling to the public of shares in a company that has previously been funded primarily by private investors. The alternative to an IPO for a venture capital backed company is an acquisition (getting purchased by another company). Both options …

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  • 11venture capital — noun wealth available for investment in new or speculative enterprises • Syn: ↑risk capital • Derivationally related forms: ↑venture capitalist • Hypernyms: ↑capital, ↑working capital * * * noun [noncount] …

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  • 12Venture Capital Trust — A Venture Capital Trust or VCT is a highly tax efficient UK closed end collective investment scheme designed to provide capital finance for small expanding companies and capital gains for investors. First introduced by the Conservative government …

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  • 13Venture Capital — Money provided by investors to startup firms and small businesses with perceived long term growth potential. This is a very important source of funding for startups that do not have access to capital markets. It typically entails high risk for… …

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  • 14Venture Capital Funds — An investment fund that manages money from investors seeking private equity stakes in startup and small and medium size enterprises with strong growth potential. These investments are generally characterized as high risk/high return opportunities …

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  • 15venture capital limited partnership — A partnership between a start up company and a brokerage firm or entrepreneurial company that provides capital for the new business in return for stock in the company and a share of the profits. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …

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  • 16History of private equity and venture capital — The history of private equity and venture capital and the development of these asset classes has occurred through a series of boom and bust cycles since the middle of the 20th century. Within the broader private equity industry, two distinct sub… …

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  • 17Corporate Venture Capital — From September 2007 to April 2009, the financial services industry dominated the headlines and had a disproportionate impact on the world we live in. Given the profound effect that the financial services industry has on all areas of the global… …

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  • 18Labour Sponsored Venture Capital Corporation — A Labour Sponsored Venture Capital Corporation (LSVCC), known alternately as Labour Sponsored Investment Fund (LSIF) or simply Retail Venture Capital, is a fund managed by investment professionals and invested in small to mid sized Canadian… …

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  • 19Social venture capital — is a form of venture capital investing that provides capital to businesses deemed socially and environmentally responsible. These investments are intended to both provide attractive returns to investors and to provide market based solutions to… …

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  • 20National Venture Capital Association — Headquarters Washington, DC Membership 400 plus members NVCA Chair Paul Maeder Website http://www.nvca.org The Nati …

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