o start or expand a business, you need capital. Raising capital, however, is one of the most difficult challenges that a company can undertake. In the current economy, investors at all levels have become increasingly risk averse, resulting in even greater competition for their limited investment dollars. And heightened regulatory scrutiny by the SEC means that compliance with securities laws has never been more important.
So, what must an entrepreneur or business owner do to successfully navigate the process?
Snell & Wilmer invites you to the next virtual program in the Emerging Business Seminar Series(TM), where partner Brian J. Burt will discuss raising capital legally.
Topics for this complimentary seminar will include:
Determining a company’s capital requirements
Identifying those who can satisfy those requirements
Defining the terms of the equity offering
Understanding what it means to have investors
Complying with federal and state securities laws
Avoiding common pitfalls
Strategies for increasing a company’s chance of success