About This Chapter
Who's It For?
Anyone who needs help learning or mastering investment capital material will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about raising investment capital. Among those who would benefit are:
- Students who have fallen behind in understanding how to raise investment capital
- Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning business (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
- Students who need an efficient way to learn about raising investment capital
- Students who struggle to understand their teachers
- Students who attend schools without extra business learning resources
How It Works:
- Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
- Press play and watch the video lesson.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
- Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
- Verify you're ready by completing the Raising Investment Capital chapter exam.
Why It Works:
- Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Use the Raising Investment Capital chapter exam to be prepared.
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- Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.
Students Will Review:
This chapter helps students review the concepts in an investment capital raising unit of a standard business course. Topics covered include:
- Government spending and its effects on private investment
- The difference between debt capital and equity capital
- How to sell stock to raise capital
- Advantages of bond financing
- Other investment capital-raising techniques
1. Government Spending, GDP, and Crowding Out Private Investment
When the government spends more than it earns, it has to borrow money, which has repercussions throughout the economy. In this lesson, learn how government spending can crowd out private investment in the market for loanable funds.
2. Debt Capital Vs Equity Capital
Sufficient capital is essential for starting, maintaining and growing a business. In this lesson, you'll learn how a corporation can raise capital through equity and debt. You'll also learn about the advantages and disadvantages of each approach.
3. Selling Stock to Raise Capital
One method a business can use to raise funds is selling stock to potential investors. In this lesson, you'll learn about raising capital through the sale of stock, including its advantages and disadvantages.
4. The Advantages of Bond Financing
This lesson introduces you to the basics of bond financing, important vocabulary related to bond financing, and the financial advantages to the bond issuer. You will learn why bond issuances are a great way for companies to fund large projects.
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