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Articles

  1. Crowdfunding for equities? Fool's Gold

    Investopedia explains: The JOBS Act was intended to make it easier for small firms ...
  2. Social Finance Careers: Creating A Better World

    A financial career can be used to do more than just bring in profits. Find out how ...
  3. Private Equity A Trendsetter For Stocks

    In this article, we'll show you how private equity sets the trend for stocks everywhere.
  4. 7 Unconventional Ways Businesses Can Borrow Money

    Find out how your business can get the money it needs - even when the bank says "no".
  5. Small Business Financing: Debt Or Equity?

    There are two sources of financing for small businesses: debt and equity financing. ...
  6. Cashing In On The Venture Capital Cycle

    Find out how VC firms make the market go round, and round and round.

Stock Analysis

  1. Overlooked Income In BDCs

    For those looking for higher dividend yields from their portfolio may want to give ...
  2. 3 Reasons To Venture Into GSV Capital

    Michael Moe, founder of Think Equity Partners, has spent his career investing in ...
  3. Safeguard Your Way To Profits

    For 58 years Safeguard Scientifics has been making bets on technology and healthcare ...
  4. Jo-Ann Stores Bought Out By Private Equity

    This leading crafts and fabrics retailer has agreed to a buyout from Leonard Green ...
  5. Fortune Brands' Lucky Split

    Fortune's three distinct divisions may be worth more if they are separated.
  6. 4 Companies That Should Have Sold Out

    When company management gets unreasonably stubborn and refuses a merger or buyout, ...

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    Read about the achievements of those who have mastered the art of investing.

Slide Shows

  1. The Biggest IPO Flops

    IPOs can be a great way to get in early, but these companies remind investors to ...
  2. 4 Big Businesses Built With Small Cash

    Subway, Alienware, Ticketsnow and The Body Shop all got started with little start-up ...
  3. 6 Wealthy Venture Capitalists

    These venture capitalists have provided funds for extremely successful companies, ...
  4. The 10 Greatest Entrepreneurs

    We'll look at ten entrepreneurs who not only succeeded, but built vast business empires.
  5. Celebrities With Big Dreams That Paid Off

    It's a scary prospect to follow your passion instead of following the steady paycheck, ...
  6. Consumer "Fads" That Haven't Faded

    Fads are always coming and going, but some have shown unexpected staying power.
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  4. World's Greatest Investors

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