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The Funding Lifecycle

Winter 2009 New York Semester

How does startup funding work? When can my company raise capital, and what are the stages in a typical funding lifecycle? What are the milestones and expectations? How much money should I raise, and how long should that money last? How does one begin the fundraising process? What are some tips and tricks to succeed?

Goal:
Create a funding plan with targets.

Date:
2010-03-18, 06:30 PM

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Steven Krein
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Barry Silbert
CEO, SecondMarket

Barry E. Silbert is the Founder and CEO of SecondMarket, the largest secondary market dedicated to creating liquidity for illiquid assets. Prior to founding SecondMarket in 2004, Barry was an investment banker at Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin, where he focused on financia...

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Jeff Stewart
Founder & CEO, Lenddo

Jeff Stewart is the Founder of Lenddo, the world’s first online community that empowers the emerging middle class to use their online social connections to build their creditworthiness and access local financial services. Jeff is a serial entrepreneur and angel investor,...

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