venture capital

The Rise in Demand for Debt Financing

Venture capital’s down market has made it more challenging for startups and growing tech companies to access capital through VCs, causing a rise in companies seeking non-dilutive debt capital. 

When Should a Growing Technology Company Seek Debt Financing?

In many growth-stage technology companies, the question about when to raise equity or seek debt financing can raise many questions and considerations. It’s important to make the distinction that, generally, debt is not a substitute for equity, but rather they can be very complimentary.  Debt also comes in many forms and for different purposes. Typically, when …

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Webinar: Insured Technology Financing with Practising Law Institute

PIUS will join the Practising Law Institute (PLI) for a webinar on leveraging intellectual property (IP) for insured technology financing. The webinar, titled, “Insured Technology Financing: Evolving Uses of Intellectual Property to Support Lending in High-Growth Industries,” will focus on how insured technology financing can help companies access growth capital, and how to identify situations …

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Financing Options for Unsponsored Companies: Venture Debt vs. Insured Technology Financing

This post is the third in a three-part series. Read Part 1: Background and Choices and Part 2: Bank Loans vs. Insured Technology Financing.  Venture debt is  an increasingly popular option amongst entrepreneurs as many seek alternative funding opportunities, often bridging a company from one growth stage to the next. Venture debt is a form of debt financing specifically geared to …

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Webinar: Insured Alternatives to Venture Debt for Venture Capitalists

PIUS and Marsh to present “Raising Capital through Insurance” alongside industry partners PIUS, in partnership with Marsh, the world’s largest insurance broker and risk advisor, and the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA), will present a free webinar on how venture capitalists can lower the cost of capital for their portfolio companies by utilizing insurance. The webinar, “Raising Capital through …

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