Venture Capital

Startups, VCs and Tranched Rounds? Yes Sometimes, No Mostly

Tranched rounds is the idea that an investor will commit to a total financing and give out portions as the entrepreneur...
Amit Garg
1 min read

Food Automation: A Tidal Wave Of Startups

In the US there are more food outlets than ever before, which is to be expected given increased prosperity and population...
Amit Garg
1 min read

How Do VCs Find And Fund Your Startup? – 4 Major Paths Of Deal Flow

Following up from the last article “VCs Suck? Here Are 5 Practical Ways For Entrepreneurs To Minimize The Pain,” this post...
Amit Garg
2 min read
Capital

VCs Suck – 5 Practical Ways For Entrepreneurs To Minimize The Pain

I hear on an almost daily basis a startup complaining about VCs, mostly about lack of response or lack of clarity....
Amit Garg
2 min read

Would You Have Invested? 7 Lessons In How Venture Capitalists Decide

Hindsight is 20/20 — once a company has succeeded its success almost seems pre-ordained. But when it is just starting that...
Amit Garg
4 min read

Hardware Startups: 3 Strategies For Succeeding

“Hardware is hard” — there are good reasons for the saying. At least compared to software, hardware typically takes longer to...
Amit Garg
2 min read
Crowfunding

7 Use Cases for Blockchain-based Crowdfunding

Startups from around the world have found crowdfunding to be an extremely viable alternative to traditional venture capital. To date, crowdfunding...
Vasilios Filip
4 min read

WeWork: A Pre-IPO Alternative Data Analysis

Most investors will have heard that co-working company WeWork plans to go public this fall. Its tequila-swigging, surfer dude CEO Adam...
Samantha Monk
2 min read

The Rise of Non-Traditional VCs

Non-traditional VCs playing the startup game is nothing new but the scale at which they are participating now is bigger than...
Amit Garg
1 min read