Category Archives: Equity Financing

How to Structure Your Business Capital

This week’s article is by Arthur F. Rothberg, Managing Director, CFO Edge, LLC. Given the different types of business capital – such as loans, equity and retained earnings – and their benefits and drawbacks, a critical factor in every company’s … Continue reading

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How to Build & Maintain Strong Investor Relationships

This week’s article is by Mark S. Becker, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Given the significant roles played by investors in small and mid-sized businesses, it is critical to know how to build and maintain strong investor relationships. Reviewed in this … Continue reading

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How to Prepare Your Integrated Financial Plan for Investors

This week’s article is by Mark S. Becker, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Demonstrating growth prospects and potential for high ROI attracts venture capital, and your probability of closing a venture deal increases in proportion to how thoroughly you prepare your … Continue reading

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Four Strategies for Sustained Business Growth

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by John W. Braine, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Whether growing through acquisition in what may be a rapid or exponential manner – or through an organic approach that is steady and correctly … Continue reading

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Challenges Business Owners Face in Raising Equity Funds

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by Mark S. Becker, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Faced with needs for cash infusions to grow their businesses and having primary options of debt or equity, Los Angeles and Southern California business owners … Continue reading

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How Will an Interest Rate Hike Affect Your Company?

This week’s post and linked full article are by William K. Thorpe, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. With economic challenges in China negatively impacting world markets, there is less certainty about the timing of the Fed’s impending interest rate hike. But … Continue reading

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Choosing the Right Capital Structure for Your Business

This week’s post and full article are by Howard Goldman, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Faced with the need to raise capital for growth, more inventory, more employees, or expansion, Los Angeles and Southern California business leaders have a number of … Continue reading

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Six Tips for Allocating Startup and Seed Capital

When executives in Los Angeles and Southern California seek startup and seed capital for their ventures, receiving funds often marks the beginning of a number of challenges. In spite of capital misallocation by a number of startups over the years, … Continue reading

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CFO Services: Benefits for Clients of Attorneys, Bankers & Capital Firms

It’s not uncommon for professional services and investment firms to be approached by businesses seeking financing. In our conversations with fellow professionals – at investment banks, law firms, and venture and equity firms – we frequently hear that they have … Continue reading

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Managing and Financing Business Growth

While reviving a stagnant or declining business is certainly challenging, growing a business to the next level brings many challenges of its own, especially with regards to financing Growth requires funding for staff, inventory, sales and marketing. CEOs and CFOs … Continue reading

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