VC Investment in 2Q Close to Dot-Com Era
Total investment in the first half of 2015 was $35.9 billion, more than the capital deployed into U.S. venture-backed companies in all of 2013.
10 Tips for MBOs at Small and Midsized Firms
When one founder or partner buys out another, it's bound to be a difficult, emotionally charged transaction. Here's how to stay on course.
Startups’ Use of Non-GAAP Metrics Stirs Concerns
Critics say use of nontraditional numbers that often far exceed actual revenue could inflate companies' valuations.
Hercules Technology Hires Mark Harris as CFO
Harris joins the specialty finance lender from Avenue Capital, where he was a finance executive for eight years.
Snapchat Raises $537M in Latest Funding Round
With a possible IPO on the horizon, the social media app is closing in on a target of $650 million in new venture capital financing.
How to Be CFO of a Venture-Capital Firm
Foundation Capital's Gail Haney doesn't spend much time on financial matters. When she does, the job is both similar to and different from other CFO roles.
SEC May Take Another Stab at Venture Exchanges
The SEC is once again concerned with how to increase liquidity for micro- and small-cap companies' securities.
From Venture Capitalist to Finance Chief
The brand-new CFO of an energy-technology firm talks about making the transition after 14 years as a venture capitalist.
How Startups Can Draw the Line on Expenses
Citing a past example, a leading venture capitalist offers advice to prevent budgeting mistakes.
Demand for Venture Capital Outstripping the Supply
Fewer entrepreneurs expect to be able to tap traditional venture capital funds in 2014, but corporate venture money may help fill the gap.
SeedInvest Raises Series A on Its Own Platform
Although the crowdfunding site plans to tap nonaccredited investors when regulators allow it, one of its customers questions the wisdom of doing so.