Showing Results For Tag: SME finance

TradeUp White Paper: 2015 State of SME Finance in The United States
Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), firms with fewer than 500 employees, are the backbone of U.S. economy. They make up 99 percent of all firms, employ over 50 percent of private sector employees, and generate 65 percent of net new private sector jobs. SMEs account for over half of U.S. non-farm GDP, and represent 98… Read more…

When a Stock Exchange Looks into Crowdfunding
Saturday, November 8th, 2014

Singapore Exchange, one of Asia’s leading stock markets, has begun considering the feasibility of an equity crowdfunding platform for early-stage companies, and has formed a team focused on small and medium-sized enterprises. The purpose which pushed Singapore Exchange to create a team to investigate the possibility of setting up a crowdfunding portal is to find… Read more…

Transatlantic Economic Council in Washington DC
Friday, December 14th, 2012

The Grow VC Group participated as an expert in the Transatlantic Economic Council meeting at the White House Conference Center on December 3 and 4. An focal area of discussion was Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SME) and their access to funding. Grow VC Group’s Chairman Jouko Ahvenainen gave a presentation and participated in the SME… Read more…