Investment firms are financial institutions that fund companies to help them grow. Investment firms invest growth equity capital into a newly formed business that they believe has long-term growth potential. Firms typically gain equity or ownership with their investment, while the newly emerged company gains financial growth opportunity.
Investment firms will also act as a financial mentor for businesses and help ensure the business makes financially sound decisions that further develop the company. Businesses reap many benefits to having investment firms involved in their business. The greatest benefit is the opportunity to expand without relying on bank loans. Investors benefit from utilizing investment portfolio management software when building and managing investment accounts.
To qualify for inclusion in the Investment Firms category, a services provider must:
Accel is a leading venture capital firm that invests in people and their companies from the earliest days through all phases of private company growth. Atlassian, Braintree, Cloudera, DJI, Dropbox, Dropcam, Etsy, Facebook, Flipkart, Jet, Lookout Security, Qualtrics, Slack, Spotify, Supercell, and Vox Media are among the companies the firm has backed over the past 30 years.
Investing in the people and technologies that are modernizing how we work, create and interact. Scale Venture Partners invests in software companies that are transforming the future of work. Investments include: Box (BOX), Chef, Cloudhealth, DataStax, Demandbase, DocuSign (DOCU), ExactTarget (ET), HubSpot (HUBS), JFrog, KeepTruckin, Lever, and WalkMe.