A Sustainable Mode of Financing for Industries
4 Pages Posted: 23 Aug 2016
Date Written: August 19, 2016
The idea of venture capital was originated in 1946 in the USA. Later on it became popular in Europe in 1970s. Statistics states that 1981 – 1987 is the most peak tenure for venture capital mostly in the US and European economies. Journey of venture capital in Bangladesh is still in an infant stage. A few venture capital firms started their journey during the last five years. Notable Bangladeshi venture capital companies are BD Venture Limited, Venture Investment Partners Bangladesh Ltd, SEAF Bangladesh Ventures (SEAF BV), Athena Venture & Equities Ltd, and Bangladesh Venture Capital Ltd etc.
Keywords: Alternative source of financing, SME Financing, Venture Capital in Bangladesh
JEL Classification: G24
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