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December 6, 2015

top 10 quotes on getting start up funding

Whether you are trying to pitch your business to VC investors,or planning to scale up your company to the next level. Here  are some of  best quotes on start up funding .   Some of the best quotes by worlds leading CEO's of some of the greatest brands in the world

  1. “Your reputation is more important than your paycheck, and your integrity is worth more than your career.” - Ryan Freitas, co-founder  
  2.  “Be undeniably good. No marketing effort or social media buzzword can be a substitute for that.” - Anthony Volodkin, Hype Machine founder 
  3. Money is like gasoline during a road trip.You don’t want to run out of gas on your trip, but you’re not doing a tour of gas stations.” - Tim O’Reilly, O’Reilly Media founder and CEO 
  4. “If you can’t feed a team with two pizzas, it’s too large.” - Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder and CEO 
  5. “Don’t worry about people stealing your design work. Worry about the day they stop.” - Jeffrey Zeldman, A List Apart Publisher 
  6. Chase the vision, not the money, the money will end up following you.” - Tony Hsieh, Zappos CEO 
  7. The value of an idea lies in the using of it.” - Thomas Edison, General Electric Co-founder 
  8. Make every detail perfect and limit the number of details to perfect.” - Jack Dorsey, Twitter co-founder 
  9. Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do.” - Steve Jobs, Apple 

July 29, 2015

10 things about Bain Capital and its legacy and its investments


 What you did not about Bain Capital : know these 10 trivia facts  and how  the company is incubating several start up companies

They list of top 20 bains investment"

Bain Capital

  1. Year in which it was  Founded :1973, 
  2. Number of full time employees : 900+
  3. Investor capital  Bain manages  as of date : :$75billion
  4.  Bain Capital was founded in 1984 by Bain & Company partners Mitt Romney, T. Coleman Andrews III, and Eric Kriss, 
  5.  Bain Cap specialises in : private equity, venture capital, credit products 
  6. Investments  across industries :Bain Capital invests across a range of industry sectors and geographic regions. 
  7. Bains Total Assets: $66,000,000,000 
  8. Initial Investment Funding Raised $37,000,000
  9. Earliest Bain's investment : earliest and most notable venture investments was  "Staples, Inc., the office supply retailer. 
  10. Bains  acquisitions and investments : Along with Thomas H. Lee Partners, acquired Experian, the consumer credit reporting business of TRW Inc., in 1996 for more than $1 billion.

June 15, 2015

Venture Funding Raised by region :US vs Europe vs Asia

global Vc funding by regions : US  vs europe vs rest of world

The chart shows the total VC investment by region specifically compares US , Europe and Asia. The data compiled from EY and Qz shows  how VC funding from the years 2007 onwards to 2015. The  first chart clearly shows US dominating the world of global  Venture Funding from 2013 onwards. Meanwhile the second chart shows the VC funding global contributers: 2007 to 2013 which inlcudes Asian nations of India and China besides, Israel.The last 2 years has seen European VC funding dry up while the numbers from other nations including asia increase. Israel, China and India has been  also shown growing up in stature

May 19, 2015

This years top 10 kickstarter projects ranked by venture funding

Statistic: Most successfully completed Kickstarter projects as of March 2015, based on amount of total funds raised (in 1,000 U.S. dollars) | Statista

Kickstarter 2015  Projects with the biggest funding

 The chart shows the biggest funding projects by Kickstarter .founded in 2009  Kickstarter has turned into one of the most prolific crowdfunding platforms worldwide. 
This year in March 2015, Pebble Time project completed its crowdfunding and publicity run with 20.34 billion dollars.No 2   project  was  Coolest Cooler which  finished its Kickstarter run with more than 13.28 million U.S. dollars in project funding. Up until then, Pebble e-paper watch for Android and iOS  had held the title for the highest funded project on the crowdfunding website with 10.27 million US dollars.