Course Details

Entrepreneurial Finance and Venture Capital

This class will provide students with an introduction to raising funds for a new venture. Topics to be covered include debt verses equity, secured lending, demand for risk capital, the entrepreneur and the search for investment capital, the venture capital investor, the basic terms of an early stage venture capital deal, the more complex later stage financing deal, venture capital financing documentation (including purchase agreements, stock terms, stockholders' agreements, registration rights agreements, management stock and employment agreements, etc.), and deal process and closings. Relevant legal considerations will be examined, but the emphasis will be on the practical and market considerations involved in these deals. This course will meet during the 2015 Fall II Compression Week on the following dates: 12/15, 12/16, and 12/17 from 4:30pm-8:30pm.

Catalog Number: BUSCOM 915-0


Course History

Fall 2016
Title: Entrepreneurial Finance and Venture Capital
Faculty: Green, Darren (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 1.0
Capacity: 25     Actual: 14

Fall 2015
Title: Entrepreneurial Finance and Venture Capital
Faculty: Green, Darren (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 1.0
Capacity: 24     Actual: 13

Fall 2014
Title: Entrepreneurial Finance and Venture Capital
Faculty: Barron, Esther S. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 1.0
Capacity: 15     Actual: 9