venture capital(redirected from Venture capitalists)
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Money available for investment in startup companies and small businesses with a high potential for growth. Also called risk capital.
venture capitalism n.
venture capitalist n.
1. (Banking & Finance) capital that is provided for a new commercial enterprise by individuals or organizations other than those who own the new enterprise
2. (Banking & Finance) another name for risk capital
funds invested or available for investment in a new business enterprise. Also called risk capital.
ven′ture cap`italism, n.
ven′ture cap`italist, n.