Tag Archives: Equity

Debt vs. equity: Financing tips to generate capital quickly and cautiously


Thought Leadership on Growth Strategies for Technology Companies presented by Wiss & Co. Using financial instruments to swiftly generate capital for a company can be appealing, particularly for technology and life sciences companies that are normally compelled to complete numerous cycles of financing before generating a profitable product lines and substantial income. However, if your company is contemplating this path, ...

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Private equity: What’s in it for me?

Thought Leadership on Growth to Exit Strategies presented by Falcon Capital Partners, LLC How does the CEO of a private firm grow and build a great company? What does it take for CEOs to cultivate new profit improvement opportunities and jump-start future growth that shareholders can harvest? Sometimes it takes more than a smart strategy or solid management team to ...

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Corporate equity compensation for employees? Use this decision tree to help you with the issues.

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Thought Leadership on Tax Planning presented by Thomas & Libowitz. Many corporate business owners wrestle with the dilemma of how to provide equity compensation to employees on a tax efficient basis which is attractive to both the employer corporation and the employee, but are confused by the choices and tax rules. The decision tree below can be used to streamline the decision process and ...

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What to know before you compensate advisers with equity


One of the most common questions asked about forming an advisory board is, “Should I give my advisers equity in my company?” Whatever reasons lead a business owner to compensate advisers with equity, it’s essential to understand the legal, financial and tax implications. Wayne Zell, a principal at law firm Odin, Feldman & Pittleman, shares his tips regarding how to issue equity and stock to advisory board members in a way that protects all parties.

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