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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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Why Accrual Accounting Is Preferable to Cash Accounting

This week’s post and full article are by Michael K. Menerey, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. While executives at Los Angeles and Southern California businesses are aware of both cash basis accounting (“cash accounting”) and accrual basis accounting (“accrual accounting”), many … 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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Going Public: Making the Decision

In a recent article, we talked about the pros and cons of taking a company public via an initial public offering, or IPO. The allure of an IPO can be strong, as it may represent the chance to cash in … Continue reading

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Preparing for an Initial Public Offering (IPO)

Preparing for an initial public offering (IPO) is a challenging process, and it must be planned for in a methodical way in order to achieve the potential benefits of being a publicly-held company. Benefits include the ability to raise new … Continue reading

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