Venture Capital

The Top 12 Venture Capital Firms You Should Know About

An expert knowledge of finance isn’t a prerequisite to writing good content about investing. Sure, it helps to know some of the terminology like what the “efficient market hypothesis” is but when all is said and done, we’re here because we want to identify the most exciting emerging technologies out there that have a high […]

2 Ways How to Buy IPO Stocks before First Day of Trading

IPOs are always an exciting time. The VCs who funded the startup since inception get to cash in, the employees of the startup get to see their options not expire worthless, and institutional investors get to buy pre-IPO shares before the first day of trading. Retail investors are usually stuck buying shares of IPOs after they begin […]

Invest in 26+ Startups With Singularity University Labs

We’ve talked before about crowdfunding, in particular about the risks that you face when investing in a venture that is yet to be proven. We recently came across a very interesting crowdfunding platform which allows you to invest in various startups from beer brewing to self-tuning guitar systems. That platform is called Crowdfunder and there’s […]

TINY: Are Shareholders About to be Rewarded?

In a July 2013 article, we highlighted Harris and Harris (NASDAQ:TINY), a publicly traded venture capital company that is focused on investing in companies that are involved in disruptive technologies. The article noted that TINY has not been a good long term investment. If you had been invested in TINY over the past 5 years, you […]