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Venture Capital Archives

Crowdfunding could be a valuable tool for entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs in Colorado have traditionally found it difficult to compete for venture capital funding with nascent companies located in major business centers like New York, Chicago and Los Angeles, but the growing popularity of crowdfunding could be helping to level the playing field for them, according to a study. Researchers from the University of California, Berkeley and Yale University looked at business startup projects listed on the crowdfunding website Kickstarter, and they discovered that these offerings were often of great interest to venture capital firms.

Attracting venture capital for Colorado startups

If you have a good idea for a new business but are unable to secure the seed money to get it off the ground, you might look to angel investors as potential alternatives to traditional business capital funding. Angel investors are often more aggressive than are other investors and often enjoy investing in businesses that are high risk but which offer potentially high returns.

Survey shows venture capitalists are feeling confident

Now may be a good time for startup owners in Colorado to seek venture capital as a source of funding. The Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Confidence Index for the third quarter of 2016 showed that venture investors are very confident right now. Confidence among venture capitalists has risen by 8 percent since the last index, the largest increase that has been seen since the beginning of 2012.

SEC approves crowd-funding model for businesses seeking capital

For many people, one of the most difficult aspects of starting a new business is raising capital. You may have a great idea and a solid work ethic. But without funding, you might never have the chance to implement your business plan.

Why venture capitalism should be more inclusive and diverse

In September, we wrote about the fact that the world of venture capital tends to have a diversity problem. The entrepreneurs most likely to receive funding are both white and male. The bias against women and minorities might not be intentional, but it is nonetheless a serious problem.

Women taking their businesses to the next level in Colorado

Now is a great time for female business owners to take their companies to the next level. In fact, the Denver Business Journal recently reported that Colorado’s number of women-owned middle market firms is slightly higher than the national average.

Entrepreneurs may get boost from venture capital diversity pledge

There are at least two things necessary to become a successful entrepreneur: A good idea and money to get it off the ground. There is no shortage of good ideas among enterprising Americans, but it can be difficult for many start-ups to get access to seed money.

How a lawyer can help you get the venture capital you need

If you are just starting out in business or are ready to expand your existing business, lack of capital may be the only thing standing in your way. If your business is considered high-risk, you have probably already been turned down for conventional business financing such as loans from banks.

How to find seed capital funding in Denver

The last quarter of 2014 saw the most venture capital deals Colorado has seen in 13 years, the Denver Business Journal reported last month. The state registered $342 million in venture capital deals, making it the best quarter since 2001, a spokesman from PricewaterhouseCooper's Denver office said.

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