• Building the Venture Capital Industry in Mexico 

    Kappaz, Christina; McNeece, John B. (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2004-02)
    In many developing countries, venture capital investing remains a nascent industry. However, investment in private equity has been picking up in Mexico and throughout Latin America over the past year as investors regain ...
  • A Capital Idea: The New Texas CAPCO Program 

    Beasley, Byron L.; Ballard, Paul B. (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2006-02)
    As the Texas economy continues its expansion from the 2001 recession, the need for seed and growth capital for young companies is intense. A new funding program addresses this need, authorized by the Texas Legislature in ...
  • Texas Venture Capital Programs: Recommendations for Taxpayer Profits and Improved Accountability 

    Schmisseur, Dan; Overmoyer, Rich (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2010-10)
    Since 2005, state taxpayers have provided nearly $600 million for two venture capital programs: the Texas Emerging Technology Fund (TETF) and the Texas Certified Capital Company Program (CAPCO). Both programs make investments ...
  • Two Views of Venture Capital: The Entrepreneur 

    Gerhardt, David (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 1999-04)
    Imagine you are an entrepreneur. You have started a rapidly-growing venture, or at least you have devised a realistic plan for one. after carefully assembling an operating plan, including a detailed budget, you determine ...
  • Two Views of Venture Capital: The Investor 

    Tims, Stan (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 1999-04)
    The venture capital business is changing, again. Coincident with the rapid evolution of technology and industry, the venture capital business has in its short history, reinvented itself and its image. The number of services ...