Strategies

Venture Capital

Venture capital is a type of private equity financing that investors provide to startup companies that are believed to have winning growth potential. Generally comes from well-off investors, investment banks, and any other financial institutions, it has evolved from a niche activity into a sophisticated industry. Though this funding can be risky for investors who put up funds, the potential for superior returns is an attractive payoff.

Asset Classes

Private Equity

Terms

Financing
Return

Mentioned by the Following

Entities

8VC
Acumen
Alibaba
Altimeter Capital
Asclepia Capital
B Capital Group
B. Riley Financial
BITKRAFT Ventures
Backstage Capital
Basinghall Partners
Beringea
Black Snow Capital
Blockchain Capital
BnkToTheFuture
Boston Private
Callais Capital Management
Camp One Ventures
Capitalist Exploits
Celsius Network
Clocktower Technology Ventures
Collaborative Fund
Crawford Ventures
DSC Quantitative Group
Deal Box
Decentral Park Capital
Dimitra Technology
Discovery Capital Management
Draper Associates
Endeavor Capital Management
Family Office Networks
FinTech Collective
Founders Fund
Foundry Group
Galaxy Digital
Grove Street Advisors
Gust
Hamilton Lane
Harbert Management Corporation
Haven Green
Hillhouse Capital Management
Horsley Bridge Partners
Index Ventures
Initialized Capital
Investment Banking Institute
KR1
Kleiner Perkins
Leede Jones Gable
Lux Capital
Makers Fund
Mandala Space Ventures
Morgan Creek Capital Management, LLC
New Enterprise Associates
OrbiMed Advisors
PacificBridge Capital
Parallax Digital
PitchBook Data
Portwood Company Ltd.
Poseidon Asset Management
Republic
Revolution
SALT
SPRK Investors
SPiCE VC
Shard Capital
Silicon Valley Venture & Innovation
Sinovation Ventures
Slow Ventures
Social Capital
Southern Waters Capital
Spark Capital
TPG Capital
Texas Wall Street Women
Topping Capital
Tycuda Group
UNC Management Company
Vulpes Investment Management
Wafra
XBTO Group
iSelect Fund
ii5

People

Adam Levinson
Adam Mesh
Alan Snyder
Alan Zafran
Alec Litowitz
Alex Mashinsky
Alex Veroude
Alexander Campbell
Amanda Pullinger
Andreas Clenow
Andrew Economos
Andrew Irvine
Andrew Marks
Andrew Nevin
Andrew Schneider
Andrew Yang
Andy Chase
Angelo Robles
Aniket Ullal
Anirban Mahanti
Anna Mason
Anthony Buffa
Anthony Canale
Anthony Foy
Ariel Yusim
Arlan Hamilton
Art Bilger
Art Bushonville
Ash Chopra
Audra Plageman
Azeem Azhar
Balaji Srinivasan
Barak Ben-Ezer
Barbara Friedberg
Barclay Leib
Barry Silbert
Bart Stephens
Ben Savage
Benn Eifert
Bernd Ondruch
Beth Kindig
Bill Barhydt
Bill Janeway
Bill Poulos
Bill Tai
Blake Masters
Bob Johnson
Bob Lang
Brad Feld
Brad Gerstner
Brad Thomas
Brett Hickey
Brett Winton
Brian Kelly
Brian Kerr
Brien Lundin
Cameron Winklevoss
Carlos Sava
Carol Fabbri
Carter Williams
Catharine Dockery
Catherine Crockett
Cem Karsan
Chamath Palihapitiya
Charles Biderman
Charles Brandes
Charles Mautz
Charlie Songhurst
Chris Macintosh
Chris Selth
Christine Breck
Christopher Swasbrook
Clare Flynn Levy
Clayton DeGiacinto
Colin Gillis
Cooper Abbott
Courtney Smith
Cristina Junqueira
Cullen Roche
DJ Gribbin
Dale Wood
Damion Lupo
Dan Chung
Dan Kingston
Dan Loeb
Dan Morehead
Dan Rasmussen
Dan Zwirn
Daniel Arbess
Daniel Cawrey
Daniel Lacalle
Daniel Och
Daren Riley
Dave Levine
Dave Pell
David Blumberg
David Fauchier
David Hunter
David Martin
David Morgan
David Rose
David Salem
David Scarpello
David Sher
David Siegel
David Tawil
Dean McClelland
Dee Smith
Deepak Bagla
Dennis Chen
Des Sheehy
Divya Narendra
Don Jones
Doug MacKay
EB Tucker
Eddy Zuaiter
Eiad Asbahi
Erez Katz
Eric Henderson
Eric Muschinski
Eric Ries
Ertan Enginalev
Evan Katz
Evan Roth
Felix Hartmann
Francis Hunt
Frank Angella
Frank Holmes
Gabriel Grego
Garry Tan
Garvin Jabusch
Gary Brode
Gavin von Loeser
Geoff Marcus
Geoffrey Woo
George Chuang
George Gilder
Gianni Kovacevic
Gina Sanchez
Gordon Ritter
Greg Kidd
Greg Vaughan
Greg Williamson
Hal Callais
Hans Humes
Harald Malmgren
Harry Jaako
Hildy Richelson
Howard Lindzon
Howard Morgan
Howard Penney
Indranil Ghosh
JT Taylor
Jack Selby
Jakub Rehor
Jalak Jobanputra
James Altucher
Jan Brzeski
Janet Brown
Janice Stanton
Jason Goepfert
Jason Hsu
Jason Moser
Jay Lichter
Jeff Berwick
Jeff Colin
Jeff Fischer
Jeff Haas
Jeff Kilburg
Jeff Miller
Jennifer Silver
Jens Hilgers
Jeremy Allaire
Jeremy Deal
Jill Carlson
Jim Dunn
Jim Millstein
Jim Pallotta
Jim Rehlaender
Joe Besecker
Joe Cornell
Joe Lonsdale
Joe Walker
Joel Litman
John Bailey
John Bowman
John Doerr
John Dwyer
John Howe
John Jannarone
John McEwen
John Quinn
John Rutledge
Jon Najarian
Jonathan Krane
Jonathan Satovsky
Josh Baumgarten
Josh Elwell
Josh Tilley
Josh Wolfe
Kai Fu Lee
Kai Stinchcombe
Karen Finerman
Karen Harris
Kate Murphy
Keith Rabois
Keith Rosenbloom
Keith Schaefer
Kelly Rodriques
Kerry Pogue
Kevin Chou
Kevin Massengill
Kevin Murphy
Kir Kahlon
Kiril Sokoloff
Kirk Wickman
Kris Tuttle
Kyle Samani
Lance Roberts
Larry McDonald
Laura Shin
Lawrence Calcano
Leon Alkalai
Lindsey Bell
Maj Soueidan
Mance Harmon
Manny Friedman
Marc Bhargava
Marc Poirier
Mark Anson
Mark Campanale
Mark Gonsalves
Mark Kriss
Mark Vannoy
Mark Walsh
Mark Whitmore
Martin Armstrong
Martin Friedman
Marty Fridson
Mary Meeker
Matein Khalid
Mathias Imbach
Matt Milner
Matthew Ball
Matthew Roszak
Maziar Minovi
Michael Becker
Michael Corcelli
Michael Kao
Michael Murphy
Michael Nicoletos
Michael Rulle
Michael Sonnenshein
Mike Hennessy
Mike Markowski
Moss Crosby
Muhammad Wahdy
Nadine Terman
Neil George
Neil Purslow
Nick Arnott
Nizar Tarhuni
Noel Smith
Oscar Vollmer
Paul Hodges
Paul Lisiak
Paul Schulte
Paul Veradittakit
Peter Carey
Peter Churchouse
Peter Diamandis
Peter Smith
Peter Thiel
Phil Taylor-Guck
Phil Town
Philippe Bekhazi
Philippe Laffont
Pierre Andurand
Pippa Malmgren
Prateek Mehrotra
Preston McSwain
R.P. Eddy
Raghav Kapoor
Ralph Segall
Rene Reinsberg
Richard Saperstein
Richard Sandor
Richard Vague
Rick Rule
Rob Claassen
Rob Topping
Robert Leshner
Robin Fink
Roger McNamee
Roger Montgomery
Roham Gharegozlou
Ron Carson
Ron Thiessen
Ronnie Chan
Roy Sebag
Russ Brownback
Russ Dallen
Ryan Morris
Santiago Santos
Sassan Ghahramani
Scott Anderson
Scott Gottlieb
Scott Moeller
Scott Nammacher
Scott Wieler
Sean Lippel
Shah Gilani
Shalin Madan
Shirl Penney
Sid Sarin
Simon Dixon
Simon Lack
Stefan Heck
Stephen Freidheim
Stephen Leeb
Stephen Weiss
Steve Braverman
Steve Case
Steve Clapham
Steven Lord
Stuart Veale
Tammer Kamel
Thomas Hugger
Thomas Hutson-Wiley
Tim Draper
Tim Emanuels
Tim Freundlich
Tina Hay
Tingting Zhang
Tobias Carlisle
Todd Harrison
Tom Jacobs
Tommy Thornton
Tony Nash
Torsten Hollstein
Trevor Mottl
Tyler Winklevoss
Valerie Houts
Vance Spencer
Victor Cunningham
Victor Dergunov
Vikram Mansharamani
Vinny Lingham
Walt Vester
Warren Lichtenstein
Wences Casares
Whitney Quillen
Willy Woo
Woody Bradford
Woody Brock
Xavier Rolet
Yasmina Zaidman
Yoni Assia
Yuval Rooz
Zafer Younis

Publications

A Dozen Lessons for Entrepreneurs
American Bonds
DeFi Alliance
E-Board Strategies
Early Stage Investor
Equity Crowdfunding
It's About Damn Time
Meb Faber Research
Nanalyze
Radical Technology Profits
Stansberry Venture Technology
Stansberry Venture Value
The Handbook of Traditional and Alternative Investment Vehicles
The Power Law
The Power Law
Venture Deals
What Every Fidelity Investor Needs to Know

Terms

Crowdfunding

Adam Levinson

Adam Mesh

Alan Snyder

Alan Zafran

Alec Litowitz

Alex Mashinsky

Alex Veroude

Alexander Campbell

Amanda Pullinger

Andreas Clenow

Andrew Economos

Andrew Irvine

Andrew Marks

Andrew Nevin

Andrew Schneider

Andrew Yang

Andy Chase

Angelo Robles

Aniket Ullal

Anirban Mahanti

Anna Mason

Anthony Buffa

Anthony Canale

Anthony Foy

Ariel Yusim

Arlan Hamilton

Art Bilger

Art Bushonville

Ash Chopra

Audra Plageman

Azeem Azhar

Balaji Srinivasan

Barak Ben-Ezer

Barbara Friedberg

Barclay Leib

Barry Silbert

Bart Stephens

Ben Savage

Benn Eifert

Bernd Ondruch

Beth Kindig

Bill Barhydt

Bill Janeway

Bill Poulos

Bill Tai

Blake Masters

Bob Johnson

Bob Lang

Brad Feld

Brad Gerstner

Brad Thomas

Brett Hickey

Brett Winton

Brian Kelly

Brian Kerr

Brien Lundin

Cameron Winklevoss

Carlos Sava

Carol Fabbri

Carter Williams

Catharine Dockery

Catherine Crockett

Cem Karsan

Chamath Palihapitiya

Charles Biderman

Charles Brandes

Charles Mautz

Charlie Songhurst

Chris Macintosh

Chris Selth

Christine Breck

Christopher Swasbrook

Clare Flynn Levy

Clayton DeGiacinto

Colin Gillis

Cooper Abbott

Courtney Smith

Cristina Junqueira

Cullen Roche

DJ Gribbin

Dale Wood

Damion Lupo

Dan Chung

Dan Kingston

Dan Loeb

Dan Morehead

Dan Rasmussen

Dan Zwirn

Daniel Arbess

Daniel Cawrey

Daniel Lacalle

Daniel Och

Daren Riley

Dave Levine

Dave Pell

David Blumberg

David Fauchier

David Hunter

David Martin

David Morgan

David Rose

David Salem

David Scarpello

David Sher

David Siegel

David Tawil

Dean McClelland

Dee Smith

Deepak Bagla

Dennis Chen

Des Sheehy

Divya Narendra

Don Jones

Doug MacKay

EB Tucker

Eddy Zuaiter

Eiad Asbahi

Erez Katz

Eric Henderson

Eric Muschinski

Eric Ries

Ertan Enginalev

Evan Katz

Evan Roth

Felix Hartmann

Francis Hunt

Frank Angella

Frank Holmes

Gabriel Grego

Garry Tan

Garvin Jabusch

Gary Brode

Gavin von Loeser

Geoff Marcus

Geoffrey Woo

George Chuang

George Gilder

Gianni Kovacevic

Gina Sanchez

Gordon Ritter

Greg Kidd

Greg Vaughan

Greg Williamson

Hal Callais

Hans Humes

Harald Malmgren

Harry Jaako

Hildy Richelson

Howard Lindzon

Howard Morgan

Howard Penney

Indranil Ghosh

JT Taylor

Jack Selby

Jakub Rehor

Jalak Jobanputra

James Altucher

Jan Brzeski

Janet Brown

Janice Stanton

Jason Goepfert

Jason Hsu

Jason Moser

Jay Lichter

Jeff Berwick

Jeff Colin

Jeff Fischer

Jeff Haas

Jeff Kilburg

Jeff Miller

Jennifer Silver

Jens Hilgers

Jeremy Allaire

Jeremy Deal

Jill Carlson

Jim Dunn

Jim Millstein

Jim Pallotta

Jim Rehlaender

Joe Besecker

Joe Cornell

Joe Lonsdale

Joe Walker

Joel Litman

John Bailey

John Bowman

John Doerr

John Dwyer

John Howe

John Jannarone

John McEwen

John Quinn

John Rutledge

Jon Najarian

Jonathan Krane

Jonathan Satovsky

Josh Baumgarten

Josh Elwell

Josh Tilley

Josh Wolfe

Kai Fu Lee

Kai Stinchcombe

Karen Finerman

Karen Harris

Kate Murphy

Keith Rabois

Keith Rosenbloom

Keith Schaefer

Kelly Rodriques

Kerry Pogue

Kevin Chou

Kevin Massengill

Kevin Murphy

Kir Kahlon

Kiril Sokoloff

Kirk Wickman

Kris Tuttle

Kyle Samani

Lance Roberts

Larry McDonald

Laura Shin

Lawrence Calcano

Leon Alkalai

Lindsey Bell

Maj Soueidan

Mance Harmon

Manny Friedman

Marc Bhargava

Marc Poirier

Mark Anson

Mark Campanale

Mark Gonsalves

Mark Kriss

Mark Vannoy

Mark Walsh

Mark Whitmore

Martin Armstrong

Martin Friedman

Marty Fridson

Mary Meeker

Matein Khalid

Mathias Imbach

Matt Milner

Matthew Ball

Matthew Roszak

Maziar Minovi

Michael Becker

Michael Corcelli

Michael Kao

Michael Murphy

Michael Nicoletos

Michael Rulle

Michael Sonnenshein

Mike Hennessy

Mike Markowski

Moss Crosby

Muhammad Wahdy

Nadine Terman

Neil George

Neil Purslow

Nick Arnott

Nizar Tarhuni

Noel Smith

Oscar Vollmer

Paul Hodges

Paul Lisiak

Paul Schulte

Paul Veradittakit

Peter Carey

Peter Churchouse

Peter Diamandis

Peter Smith

Peter Thiel

Phil Taylor-Guck

Phil Town

Philippe Bekhazi

Philippe Laffont

Pierre Andurand

Pippa Malmgren

Prateek Mehrotra

Preston McSwain

R.P. Eddy

Raghav Kapoor

Ralph Segall

Rene Reinsberg

Richard Saperstein

Richard Sandor

Richard Vague

Rick Rule

Rob Claassen

Rob Topping

Robert Leshner

Robin Fink

Roger McNamee

Roger Montgomery

Roham Gharegozlou

Ron Carson

Ron Thiessen

Ronnie Chan

Roy Sebag

Russ Brownback

Russ Dallen

Ryan Morris

Santiago Santos

Sassan Ghahramani

Scott Anderson

Scott Gottlieb

Scott Moeller

Scott Nammacher

Scott Wieler

Sean Lippel

Shah Gilani

Shalin Madan

Shirl Penney

Sid Sarin

Simon Dixon

Simon Lack

Stefan Heck

Stephen Freidheim

Stephen Leeb

Stephen Weiss

Steve Braverman

Steve Case

Steve Clapham

Steven Lord

Stuart Veale

Tammer Kamel

Thomas Hugger

Thomas Hutson-Wiley

Tim Draper

Tim Emanuels

Tim Freundlich

Tina Hay

Tingting Zhang

Tobias Carlisle

Todd Harrison

Tom Jacobs

Tommy Thornton

Tony Nash

Torsten Hollstein

Trevor Mottl

Tyler Winklevoss

Valerie Houts

Vance Spencer

Victor Cunningham

Victor Dergunov

Vikram Mansharamani

Vinny Lingham

Walt Vester

Warren Lichtenstein

Wences Casares

Whitney Quillen

Willy Woo

Woody Bradford

Woody Brock

Xavier Rolet

Yasmina Zaidman

Yoni Assia

Yuval Rooz

Zafer Younis