Funding

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Funding is the act of providing financial resources, usually in the form of money, or other values such as effort or time, to finance a need, program, and project, usually by an organization or company.wikipedia
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Venture capital

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Sources of funding include credit, venture capital, donations, grants, savings, subsidies, and taxes.
Venture capital (VC) is a type of private equity, a form of financing that is provided by firms or funds to small, early-stage, emerging firms that are deemed to have high growth potential, or which have demonstrated high growth (in terms of number of employees, annual revenue, or both).

Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act

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Funding that facilitates the exchange of equity ownership in a company for capital investment via an online funding portal as per the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (alternately, the "JOBS Act of 2012") (U.S.) is known as equity crowdfunding.
The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, or JOBS Act, is a law intended to encourage funding of small businesses in the United States by easing many of the country's securities regulations.

Financial intermediary

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The lender can lend the capital to a financial intermediary against interest.
A financial intermediary is typically an institution that facilitates the channeling of funds between lenders and borrowers indirectly.

Grant (money)

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Sources of funding include credit, venture capital, donations, grants, savings, subsidies, and taxes.
Funding

Resource

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Funding is the act of providing financial resources, usually in the form of money, or other values such as effort or time, to finance a need, program, and project, usually by an organization or company.

Money

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Funding is the act of providing financial resources, usually in the form of money, or other values such as effort or time, to finance a need, program, and project, usually by an organization or company.

Credit

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Sources of funding include credit, venture capital, donations, grants, savings, subsidies, and taxes.

Donation

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Sources of funding include credit, venture capital, donations, grants, savings, subsidies, and taxes.

Wealth

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Sources of funding include credit, venture capital, donations, grants, savings, subsidies, and taxes.

Subsidy

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Sources of funding include credit, venture capital, donations, grants, savings, subsidies, and taxes.

Tax

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Sources of funding include credit, venture capital, donations, grants, savings, subsidies, and taxes.

Return on investment

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Fundings such as donations, subsidies, and grants that have no direct requirement for return of investment are described as "soft funding" or "crowdfunding".

Crowdfunding

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Fundings such as donations, subsidies, and grants that have no direct requirement for return of investment are described as "soft funding" or "crowdfunding".

Equity crowdfunding

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Funding that facilitates the exchange of equity ownership in a company for capital investment via an online funding portal as per the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (alternately, the "JOBS Act of 2012") (U.S.) is known as equity crowdfunding.

Asset allocation

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Funds can be allocated for either short-term or long-term purposes.

Indirect finance

The use of financial intermediaries to finance operations is called indirect finance.

Financial market

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A lender can also go the financial markets to directly lend to a borrower.

Funding of science

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Research funding can split into commercial and non-commercial.

Government agency

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Whereas, non-commercial research funding is obtained from charities, research councils, or government agencies.

Entrepreneurship

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Entrepreneurs with a business concept would want to accumulate all the necessary resources including capital to venture into a market.

Security (finance)

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Fund management companies gather pools of money from many investors and use them to purchases securities.

Diversification (finance)

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These funds are managed by professional investment managers, which may generate higher returns with reduced risks by asset diversification.

Research

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It is used for research, in fields of technology or social science.

Capital (economics)

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To raise capital, you require funds from investors who are interested in the investments.