Fifth Street’s Q2/16 Capital Markets Outlook

April 27th, 2016
Volume Declines Dramatically Totaling just $7.33 billion, sponsored middle market loan volume reached a six-year low in the first quarter — exceptionally weak even when viewed against the traditional seasonal pattern of lighter volume. On the heels of a sluggish year in 2015, we remained cautious in our outlook for the new year; yet, volume dropped more precipitously than expected See original here: Fifth Street’s Q2/16 Capital Markets Outlook

The 3 Things Venture Capitalists Say All Startups Must Do

April 22nd, 2016
Venture capitalist Bill Gurley thinks unicorns are in for a rough ride in the months ahead. See more here: The 3 Things Venture Capitalists Say All Startups Must Do

The Best Places You’ve Never Heard of to Raise Capital

April 20th, 2016
Fundraising is less of a drag when you aren't chasing the same dollars as everybody else View original post here: The Best Places You've Never Heard of to Raise Capital
Posted under: Business Fundraising

Seed Funding Q1: Fewer Rounds, But Those That Do Raise, Raise More

April 6th, 2016
Originally published by Tomasz Tunguz on LinkedIn: Inflation And Deflation In The Startup Fundraising MarketOver the last six years, seed rounds have grown in size by 12% annually. Series As have... Read the rest here: Seed Funding Q1: Fewer Rounds, But Those That Do Raise, Raise More
Posted under: Business Fundraising

The Next Generation of Tech Investors

March 7th, 2016
How equity crowdfunding is democratizing fundraising Read more: The Next Generation of Tech Investors
Posted under: Business equity Fundraising

5 Ways Great Founders Inspire Investors

March 1st, 2016
Alejandro Cremades' book The Art of Startup Fundraising shows the importance of being successful at raising capital in order to thrive as a company. Read the original: 5 Ways Great Founders Inspire Investors