Tag Archives: Wall Street

Peer to Peer Lending and Investments, and how the Internet contributed to its growth


What is said about the “Circle of Life” can easily apply to the world of business and technology, specifically, in Peer to Peer (P2) lending and investments.  At a recent San Francisco conference discussing financial technologies, a lead speaker, a Cornell … Continue reading

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Does it Pay to be a Technology Startup in Europe or SiIicon Valley?


During the last several weeks I have heard several debates on why should European technology companies establish themselves in Silicon Valley.  The pro-European or anti-Silicon Valley advocates believe that technology engineers are more cost effective in Europe and comment that … Continue reading

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The IPO and how to get there


To many startups, the Holy Grail will the Initial Public Offering (the “IPO”).  The IPO precipitates the significant event where employees can finally sell at a premium their ISO shares, founders can find an able and willing marketplace for their … Continue reading

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