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​Private Equity & Startups: An Alternative Investment

​Private Equity & Startups: An Alternative Investment

Gary C. Bizzo | Equities.com |

Private equity investing is good for people to get into an alternative investment early where risk is high but returns are generous.


​Can I Invest in Private Equity? 3 Questions to Ask Yourself

Martin Stein | Equities.com |

Private Equity, like a lot of the most exciting things in life, isn’t accessible to everyone. But sometimes, it’s the best option if you can swing it.


Liabilities That Can Destroy Even Very Promising Startups

Tommy Wyher | Equities.com |

Liabilities can topple even the best startups through freezing cash flow.


3 Reliable Ways to Win the Heart of an Angel Investor

Toby Nwazor | Equities.com |

Getting funding from angel investors isn't supposed to be rocket science. To get them, connect with their emotions and get your facts and numbers straight and show them an exit strategy.


Why ICOs Cannot Be the New IPOs

Nicholas Kitonyi | Equities.com |

Similarities can be drawn between ICOs and IPOs, but one will surely not replace the other.


How to See Your Startup as Accurately as Investors Do

Due | Equities.com |

Ready for Investors? Here are a few tips to do an Honest Evaluation First


​Understanding the Goals and Processes of Private Equity

Martin Stein | Equities.com |

One of the best ways to be an informed investor in private equities is to understand how PE firms pursue their opportunities and encourage value in the companies they invest in.


​The Common Trait Shared by the Best Private Equity Firms

Martin Stein | Equities.com |

Much of what you’ve seen on TV screens and in movie scenes or read in the popular press about private equity can be a bit misleading. The good outweighs the bad.


Report: Uber IPO Could Put Company Value at $120 Billion

Associated Press | Equities.com |

Uber would be worth more than Ford Motor Co., General Motors Co. and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles combined.


Startups in Chile: Who are the Ones to Watch?

Amy Mathews | Equities.com |

Chile is quickly gaining a reputation for becoming Latin America’s startup hub, with businesses creating global connections and providing valuable employment and an investment boost across the country.