Source: Image of Cartoon Lightning, Public Domain, http://bit.ly/1kAz4xp, Image of Target, Public Domain, http://bit.ly/1kxHivg, Blackboard, Public Domain, http://bit.ly/1kN9fzi, Calculator, Public Domain, http://bit.ly/1rSYcGq
An individual who provides funding from their personal finances to a business; typically receiving ownership equity or a type of bond in exchange.
Funding during the beginning stages of a new company or venture to get the business started; in exchange for owner’s equity.
The selling of any tradable asset by a firm to a closed set of investors.
The concept that the higher a risk is, the higher potential return is as well.