Startup

Business / Taxes / Startup: While any new company could be considered a start-up, the description is usually applied to aggressive young companies that are actively courting private financing from venture capitalists, including wealthy individuals and private equity partnerships. In many cases, the startups plan to use the cash infusion to prepare for an initial public offering (IPO).

Restricted Security

Business / Taxes / Restricted Security: Restricted securities are stocks or warrants that you acquire privately, through stock options or a corporate merger, rather than by buying them in the open market. For example, you may receive restri MORE

Risk

Business / Accounting / Risk: Exposure to loss of investment capital due to a variety of causes such as business failure, stock market volatility, and interest rate changes. In business, the likelihood of loss or reduced profit. MORE

P2P

Business / Finance / P2P: Business slang, usually used in reference to startups or internet startup, refers to 'path to profitability.' MORE

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