a financing plan to raise capital for a new venture. The 8 to 10 page
paper should cover major course concepts. How will the money be used?
What is the past performance of the organization that you are either
raising funds for or want to acquire? What type of pro forma projections
can you use to increase the credibility of your borrowing capacity?
Prepare cash flow statements indicating how the borrowed proceeds will
of the Final Paper Additional questions that should be answered to
focus the core of your paper include the following: How much money do
you plan on raising? What sources will be available including personal
funds, relatives, Small Business Administration, sweat equity, venture
capital, angel investors, vendor financing, partnering, and short and
long term financing? Can you successfully use guerilla tactics [that is,
creating interest by initially offering an asset for sale, and then
withdrawing interest and seeking people to raise the bid]?
types of collateral can you use as security for your investment?
Describe how you will mitigate against risks including management,
technical, marketing, programmatic [can we make it?] and cost risk [can
we make it cost effectively?] Writing the Final Paper The Final Paper:
Must be eight to ten double-spaced pages in length and formatted
according to APA style as outlined in the approved APA style guide. Must
include a cover page that includes: - Student’s name - Course name and
number - Title of paper - Instructor’s name - Date submitted Must
include an introductory paragraph with a succinct thesis statement. Must
address the topic of the paper with critical thought. Must conclude
with a restatement of the thesis and a conclusion paragraph. Must use
APA style as outlined in the approved APA style guide to document all
sources. Must include, on the final page, a Reference Page that is
completed according to APA style as outlined in the approved APA style