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There are various means of raising capital and the corporate finance team will be well aware of all these methods. It will also be aware of the risks involved in raising capital from external sources, let alone the relative loss of control of the firm’s business that is often a result of the acquisition of external funds. In this article I will be looking specifically at how funding can be received from within the company’s own internal networks.
Public and private ownerships represent very different packages of benefits and costs. In the public equity, the market represents a superset of all possible investors and the companies are big enough to raise the equity in the market almost any time at affordable costs. According to the experts, being a public equity gives more financial flexibility to the company, along with increased credibility in the eyes of its suppliers, employees and customers.