Private Equity, Venture Capital, and Financing Rounds


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Private Equity, Venture Capital, and Financing Rounds
Private Equity, Venture Capital, and Financing RoundsPrivate equity (PE) funds are institutional investors that buy shares of a target company in order to participate in the life of the firm, increase the value of their shares, and exit at a premium over, normally, the medium term.Venture capital (VC) funds acquire shares of firms with high growth potentials in sectors that promise to develop successfully in the following years. Such firms are anyway still in the early stages of their life cycles, but that are still in their start-up phase, and as such fail to attract capital from banks or exchange markets. Normally, PE and VC define their exit strategies already when evaluating entering the equi…
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Gabriele Zini: Green Electrical Energy Storage: Science and Finance for Total Fossil Fuel Substitution. Private Equity, Venture Capital, and Financing Rounds, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2016), AccessEngineering Export