Venture Capital

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  1. Startups: Tech Giants' Next M&A Targets? (AAPL, ...

    Watch for large-cap tech sector companies to announce acquisitions of startups, as ...
  2. 4 Reasons for the IPO Market Slowdown in 2016 ...

    Pay attention to the length of time a company waits before going public and whether ...
  3. Tech Bubbles: How the Dot-Com Era Differs From ...

    Pay attention to the escalating valuations of pre-IPO companies in 2016, as several ...
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  2. What's the difference between limited liability partnership and general partnership?

    Learn the differences between general partnerships and limited liability partnerships; each type has unique traits, benefits ...
  3. Do hedge funds invest in private companies?

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  4. Who do hedge funds lend money to?

    Discover the various entities that hedge funds are lending to, and the reasons why these hedge funds have been providing ...
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  4. The Biggest IPO Flops

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  5. 4 Big Businesses Built With Small Cash

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  6. 6 Wealthy Venture Capitalists

    These venture capitalists have provided funds for extremely successful companies, ...
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