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Assistant Professor of Finance
Start-up funding from venture capitalists dropped in the first quarter. That makes today’s levels more realistic. Are entrepreneurs right to worry about future funding?
Pre-IPO tech valuations are looking frothy. But there are important differences between today's tech valuation environment and the dot-com bust of 2000.
It may sound counter-intuitive, but younger, actively managed mutual funds actually tend to outperform much older, active funds as well as their benchmarks.
Etsy represents a high-profile test case for whether a company whose social mission is central to its existence can successfully please shareholders as a publicly held entity.