Angel Investing

A Comparison of Angel Investors and Venture Capitalists

Every year 20 million Americans are involved in starting or growing a young business.  Many of these entrepreneurs seek capital from equity investors – either Angel Investors or Venture Capitalists.

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Angel Investing

The New Financial Matchmakers

Originally Published: January 31, 2011 by Bob Rice The rise of private market networks is changing the capital markets and opening up new opportunities for business leaders and innovators.

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Business Funding

The Business Plan Problem

Traditional business plans have little value as a fundraising tool according to new research from the University of Maryland. The study finds that, although the planning process is important to business success, the business plan itself is an inefficient means of communication between an entrepreneur and an investor.

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Business Funding

Resources for Investors

PWC MoneyTree MoneyTree offers a quarterly study of venture capital investment activity in the United States. This industry-endorsed research is a definitive source of information on emerging companies that receive financing and the venture capital firms that provide it.

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Business Funding

Resources for Entrepreneurs

  Capital Formation Institute The Capital Formation Institute is an international research and educational entity in the fields of early stage capital financing and enterprise creation and growth.

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Business Planning

EquityNet’s Original Research Studies

For the last seven years, EquityNet has conducted an extensive body research in the areas of Entrepreneurship, Private Equity, e-Marketplaces, Private Enterprise Survival Risk, and more. 

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