In the environment of tight credit that characterizes the global economy’s tepid recovery from the Great Recession, many entrepreneurs are turning to unconventional sources of startup financing. Equity crowdfunding, mediated through registered online funding portals, is one of the available alterna Read More
Too many businesses look at funding as something a lot more trivial than it really is. Business funding, for start-ups, small businesses, established businesses, and large corporations alike, is a determining factor which directly affects a business’ current operative capability, long-term success. Read More
Recipe discovery and food delivery service, Yummly, just raised $15 million in venture capital at a valuation of $100 million.

Food startups are hot right now; they’ve raised more than $750 million so far this year which puts them on track to beat the $1 billion peak they hit last year.

To da Read More
While some surprises are less expensive than others, there are times when having access to extra capital can mean the difference between keeping your business moving forward or making do without. Read More
After operating in stealth mode for the year since it’s been founded, Velostrata has just announced a $14 million Series A round of venture capital funding.

The company currently has 25 employees split between two offices, one in San Jose, California and the other in Tel Aviv.

With the new fu Read More
Digital health startup, Grand Rounds, just closed a $55 million round of venture capital at a $750 million valuation.

The new round brings the total amount of funding up to $106 million.

The company was founded in 2011 in order to connect patients with expert physicians in order to get a seco Read More
Here at Ventury Capital we get 1000’s of inquiries monthly from business owners looking for loans, and many don’t understand what options are available to them.

Business owners who have shopped for a loan often are bombarded by the daily payment merchant lenders.

While that loan has a place i Read More
The online education service, Coursera, just raised $49.5 million in a Series C round of venture capital.

They hope to raise an additional $10.5 million by the fall in order to bring the round to $60 million.

To date Coursera has raised around $135 million in total funding.

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Many people often confuse or interchange angel investors, venture capitalists, and private equity deals. Here is a proper explanation on the differences. Read More
Entrepreneurs typically write a plan to impress investors and sell the reader on their great idea. These plans are useless and end up gathering dust on your shelf and dropped in the trash by investors. If you have one of these plans already, throw it away and start fresh. Read More
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