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Venture Capital & Private Equity


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Research on the venture capital and private equity markets

What is Venture Capital?

One good definition that comes from the Venture Capital Association of America is that venture capital is money provided by professionals who invest alongside management in young, rapidly growing companies that have the potential to develop into significant economic contributors. Venture capital is an important source of equity for start-up companies.

Senior Liaison Librarian for Carroll School of Management

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Douglas Olsen
212 O'Neill Library
Boston College
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Subjects: Business, Finance