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Company form
Characteristics

Clients are mainly?

Investment in?

Support through?

Business idea / plan developed by?

Operates on who’s money?

Capital need

Exercises strong influence on clients business?

Risk of failure of single venture

Source of profit

Intellectual Venture Capital

Entrepreneurs and private companies

Own ideas and trusted individuals

Idea generation and mgt. consulting

IVC company

Own money, auto-financing through profit sharing and exits

Small (depending on business idea)

Yes

High

Share in profits and/or (Partial) exit after medium-long term

Venture Capital

Private companies and entrepreneurs

Existing start ups

Financial resources

Start-up entrepreneur

Outside investors (e.g. funds)

High

No

Very High

Exit after short term