“Private Equity vs. Venture Capital: Finding the Capital That is Right for You”Print PDF
Jeremy Halpern, a partner in the Business Department and the Director of Business Development for the Emerging Companies Group, published “Private Equity vs. Venture Capital: Finding the Capital That is Right for You” on The Capital Network’s Blog on February 23. The blog posting discusses the differences between venture capital and private equity firms and how they are often misunderstood, in part because some firms have both types of investment funds housed under the same umbrella. Jeremy points out that companies seeking funds from venture capital and private equity companies are well advised to first understand the priorities and goals of these firms, and to understand which might be a fit for their current needs. Once understood, crafting an investment deal that aligns the interests of all parties is not only possible, but usually provides benefits far superior than investments from banks, public markets or other sources of silent cash.
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