Category Archives: Finance

Private Capital

Navigating the World of Private Capital

What is private capital?  Private capital includes all forms of long-term capital other than publicly traded equity or debt.  For the purpose of this overview, we are setting aside publicly traded common and preferred shares and publicly traded debt such as secured notes or high-yield (also called “junk”) bonds as well as crowd funding. Providers…

Raising Capital

Raising Capital? Prepare Well in Advance

Raising capital for a private company can be time consuming and expensive.  Capital may be in the form of a loan or an investment.  The lender/investor will seek a return on the capital in the form of interest, royalties, dividends, and/or capital gain.  Different forms of capital require different degrees of investment in time, due…