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Title:
The venture capital cycle
Author:
Gompers, Paul A. (Paul Alan)
Publication Information:
Cambridge Mass. : MIT Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
ix, 375 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Venture capital fundraising. An overview of venture capital fundraising ; How are venture partnerships structured? ; How are venture capitalists compensated? ; Does the venture capital structure matter? -- Venture capital investing. An overview of venture capital investing ; Why are investments staged? ; How do venture capitalists oversee firms? ; Why do venture capitalists syndicate investments? -- Exiting venture capital investments. An overview of exiting venture capital investments ; Do market conditions affect the decision to go public? ; Does reputation affect the decision to go public? ; Why do venture capitalists distribute shares? ; How well do venture-backed offerings perform? ; The future of the venture capital cycle ; A note on data sources.
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ISBN:
9780262071949
Format :
Book