by David Weir, Jay Yarow and Barry Silbert
Secondary platforms have become major players in trading and in company valuation in the public eye, most notably Facebook. They also allow employees to cash out pre-IPO —then quit and found new startups. What role will these markets play in the innovation economy?
The funding market is growing, with incubators, angels, and VCs all contributing cash —and know-how. How do you target the best investments? What are best practices for company creation? ...And why does content keep showing up in startups that hit it big?
30th November to 1st December 2011