Archive for March, 2011

Internet Companies

March 27th, 2011

In turn, investors who receive large amount of new information on the stock market, are unable to evaluate and treat all information messages from the media. This leads to a simplified perception of information and enhance the value of its emotional assessment. Internet boom in the late 90 years clearly demonstrates this trend. The rapid development and dissemination of new technologies has caused a raging torrent of publications in the media containing the rave reviews about the new services, ideas and services for IT-companies. Publishing articles, notes, and rave reviews give people a sense of optimism.

Venture capital firms, and then by investors who participated in the ipo, also succumbed to the universal euphoria about the "new economy". Even the financial sector experienced the impact of the Internet boom. Strict rules and conservative estimates of the time just disappeared. Venture capital firms refused to traditional rules when making investment decisions. Reporting "dotcom" companies verified by experts in the field of accounting and auditing standards are less strict. Banks give up their principles for the ipo. Specialists predicted rapid growth of the market and gave an extremely high estimate for all new companies in the field of IT-technologies.

Speculative investor interest in new technologies to enrich venture capitalists, who in the course of changing the rules for the investment performance of companies and terms for the ipo. Investors do not pay attention to costs in an effort to at any cost to participate in the Internet boom. As a result, the company appeared not created for the production of goods or services in the field of IT-technologies, but only to sell shares of companies on the exchange.

Venture Capital

March 12th, 2011

In venture capital funds have experienced team, which for years has been in business and which increases the percentage of implementation starting a business. That is – it is already more advanced entrepreneurs who are successful business and help people maintain their business, while earning at this moment. In Russia Eighty percent of venture capital accounted for by the state, although in more developed countries the share of the state have a smaller and a lot. All depends on the development of venture financing, while in Russia venture capital funding begins to develop in the future structure of the shares in the venture funds will be aligned in favor of private investors, but it remains only an option, and from it can not escape. And what applies to public money, you know.

There have been cases where people received venture money only on presentation of a paper, and in fact the project looked, no one figured out. But now, of course, such cases do not pass, the time not what people had already . To start a business must choose where to borrow money, in debt or share stakes business. Well in Japan, there is practically zero interest, so a novice businessman did not have time to think to whom apply for funding, and immediately goes to the bank and receives a loan for a hundred years at zero percent per annum. Venture fund has to be checked every time business, what team in the business, not whether she or any of phases of work, to think through the options out of business. What do you think, venture funds are interested in your business, no he will not sit on it for decades, will calculate the time of release, sell, and offer investors the money and run new project. For venture capital, that is, the history of venture capital financing may include travel and navigators. When Columbus discovered America, it was the same venture capital funding, he got someone else's money, promised to lead them to gold, and what can we say, the project has paid off, not only for Colombia, that's the problem here is such a venture fund, and whether or not access it, you think for yourself, you divided your business.

Amnesty International

March 5th, 2011

It notes that, Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, was not invited to that particular event, because it is an event connected to ALBA, the Bolivarian Alternative for the Americas led by Chavez, organizers said. “We invite the presidents who have an organic relationship with popular movements to build an alliance policy and progress in South American integration, “said the coordinator of the Brazilian Landless Ulisses Manacas for Lula who is outside that description. This event was a prelude to the main event of the night, in which the four leaders were awaited and Lula, this time in front of 10,000 anti-globalization World Social Forum. a It is worth noting that the five presidents, all with strong historical links with social movements, were invited by the Forum to present the answers posed to the major issues debated anti-globalization: the economic crisis, the search for alternatives to the capitalist development and the fight against climate change. The fact that the arrival of presidents has generated great interest in the Forum which opened under the slogan “Another world is possible” and has the presence of some 100,000 activists.

“It is interesting to come to the Forum, the presidents say they are on our side,” said Miguel Palacin, head of the Andean Coordinator of organizations Indigenous. Noticias.latam.msn.com highlighted in its letter, also expressed criticism, and a large sign appeared in one of the hosts of the forum, a union, criticized Lula, while the Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities of Ecuador ( Conaie) urged the Forum to “the president of Ecuador declared persona non grata” and “suspend the events in which he is present”, therefore, considered actions “and racist.” The human rights NGO Amnesty International called on the president of Paraguay to “show your commitment to the rights of indigenous peoples to resolve complaints through their territories.” “Chavez, Obama, Lula, capitalism failed, manage their crisis is a barbaric act,” warns a sign in front of a coffin to symbolize the capitalist system.