For Investors . . .
This page lists resources of particular interest to
institutions and individuals who invest in privately held growing companies.
Association of Seed and Venture Funds
A membership organization of public agencies,
state-sponsored private investors and public/private partnerships that
seeks to facilitate investment in entrepreneurs. Education and
networking are key programs.
of Small Business Investment Companies
A private-sector led partnership with the U.S. government, NASBIC
sponsors educational programs for investors and entrepreneurs and
promotes the interests of the Small Business Investment Community
Venture Capital Association
A private group that holds itself out as the leading public
policy advocate for the venture capital and private equity industries.
Their site contains an overview of the venture capital industry and
other investor resources.
Money Tree Survey
A quarterly study conducted by
PriceWaterhouseCoopers of equity investments made by the venture
capital community in the U.S. A staple resource for data on the
Capital Firms Listing
From vfinance.com, a free alphabetical listing of venture capital
firms throughout the country with basic contact information for each.
For a fee, you can also conduct a search to identify funds who profile
investments based on a profile you provide.
A leading provider of educational services to venture capital
managers and private equity investors under the sponsorship of the
NASBIC and the NVCA. Programs include an annual venture capital