Angel Investing

  1. 10 Chicago-based Startups That Emerged This Century

    Understand why Chicago has become one of the best places to work or start a new business. ...
  2. 5 Detroit-based Startups That Emerged This Century

    Learn how startups are changing the face of Detroit, a city long dominated by large ...
  3. 10 New York City Startups That Emerged This Century

    Understand why the startup scene has grown, and discover why it has become a large ...
  4. 10 Austin-based Startups That Emerged This Century

    Understand why Austin, Texas has become one of the premier places for a startup to ...
  5. Take Advantage of Small Business Grants for Women

    Discover five grant options that specifically target women-owned businesses, and ...
  6. Angel Investing vs. Crowdfunding: How to Raise ...

    Angel investing and crowdfunding are two very different options startups can use ...
  1. The 8 Top Business Incubators (CAT, YHOO)

    Business incubators can play a crucial role in the life of a start-up. Here's our ...
  2. The Companies of Peter Theil's Founders Fund ...

    Learn about the major public companies that Peter Thiel has invested in and companies ...
  3. 5 Ways to Get Funding For Your Billion-Dollar ...

    Understand how current billion-dollar companies gone about funding. Learn about five ...
  4. 5 Hot Startup Industries Other Than Tech

    Though it’s the Facebooks and Instagrams that get the attention, not all successful ...
  5. Why Is Silicon Valley A Startup Heaven?

    Silicon Valley persists as a primary destination for tech startups. Investopedia ...
  6. Comparing Impact Investing & Venture Philanthropy

    Impact investing and venture philanthropy might be similar, but there are differences ...
  1. How do changes in capital stock illustrate the overall health of a company?

    Understand what capital stock is comprised of. Learn how changes in capital stock illustrate and provide insight into the ...
  2. What type of funding options are available to a private company?

    Understand how private companies can obtain financing for startup, growth or expansion projects, and learn how this differs ...
  3. Why is social responsibility important in marketing?

    Drive consumers toward products and services by prioritizing social responsibility in marketing to enhance the company's ...
  4. How do you craft an effective social responsibility policy?

    Craft social responsibility policies to brand the business, provide direction for the company's mission and motivate employees ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Goldilocks Economy

    An economy that is not so hot that it causes inflation, and not so cold that it causes a recession. This term is used to ...
  2. White Squire

    Very similar to a "white knight", but instead of purchasing a majority interest, the squire purchases a lesser interest in ...
  3. MACD Technical Indicator

    Moving Average Convergence Divergence (or MACD) is a trend-following momentum indicator that shows the relationship between ...
  4. Over-The-Counter - OTC

    Over-The-Counter (or OTC) is a security traded in some context other than on a formal exchange such as the NYSE, TSX, AMEX, ...
  5. Quarter - Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4

    A three-month period on a financial calendar that acts as a basis for the reporting of earnings and the paying of dividends.
  6. Weighted Average Cost Of Capital - WACC

    Weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is a calculation of a firm's cost of capital in which each category of capital is ...
Trading Center