businesswire.com Sep. 25, 2019
Lighter Capital Appoints Thor Culverhouse Chief Executive Officer To Drive Next Stage Of Growth
Lighter Capital, the leading fintech lender to tech startups, announced today that it has appointed Thor Culverhouse as its CEO, effective as of Septe
teten.com Aug. 22, 2019
Should You Raise Traditional VC Or Revenue-Based Investing VC?
Most founders who are raising capital look first to traditional equity VCs. But should they? Or should they look to one of the new wave of Revenue-Based Investors? Revenue-Based Investing (“RBI”) is a new form of VC financing, distinct from the preferred equity structure most VCs use. RBI normally requires founders to pay back their …
teten.com Aug. 21, 2019
Should Your New VC Fund Use Revenue-Based Investing?
You’re working on launching a new VC fund; congratulations! I’ve been a traditional equity VC for 8 years, and I’m now researching Revenue-Based Investing and other new approaches to VC. The question I’m asking myself: should a new VC fund use Revenue-Based Investing, traditional equity VC, or possibly both (likely from two separate pools of …
fastcompany.com Jul. 31, 2019
Forget VC Money. This Company Wants To Loan You $10 Million
Investment firm Clearbanc doesn’t want a chunk of your company or a big interest payment in exchange for funding. AI helps decide who gets the money (and they’ve funded more women because of it).
pymnts.com Jun. 7, 2019
Going Beyond Alt Lenders For Startup Financing
Lighter Capital discusses the challenges for both startups and lenders in providing capital to young businesses with no profits and a lack of credit profiles.
finovate.com Jun. 6, 2019
Lighter Capital Launches New Financing Options
Startup financing company Lighter Capital is broadening its horizons this week. The Seattle-based company announced it is now offering a more diverse set of financing options to fuel entrepreneurs with working capital. Now, in addition to its flagship, revenue-based financing option that has provided $150 million to over 300 startups in more than 500 rounds Read more...