venture capital, risk capital(noun)
wealth available for investment in new or speculative enterprises
money invested in an innovative enterprise in which both the potential for profit and the risk of loss are considerable.
The numerical value of venture capital in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of venture capital in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
She was not a fit for the team-based culture that is at the heart of venture capital.
It's still a good game, just in the last two rounds you're not getting venture capital-like returns for the risk you are taking.
There's a whole ecosystem that has developed around Alibaba, it used to be that Zhejiang was supported by small and medium-sized enterprises that focused on exports, but now you see a lot of really good venture capital firms.
We are looking at companies... where revenue growth is accelerating and early stage risk has dissipated, often those companies are... at a point where they have been growing rapidly over the last three to five years, raised money from top-flight U.S. venture capital funds and are looking now to go international.
I derive enormous satisfaction from being associated with determined and capable people. People who have a passion for building a company. Many of today's entrepreneurs persevered throughout the downturn; they refused to be beaten down. That's about more than venture capital—it gives one faith in the human condition.
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