FAQ - Definitions

Venture Capital (VC) is money provided to seed, early-stage, emerging and emerging growth companies. The venture capital funds invest in companies in exchange for equity in the companies it invests in, which usually have a novel technology or business model in new or alternative technology industries, such as biotechnology, Alternative Materials, Cleantech, Aerospace. Libra6 Management venture capital investment occurs after the seed funding round as the first round of institutional capital to fund growth in the interest of generating a return through an eventual realization event, such as an IPO or trade sale of the company. Venture capital is a type of private equity.

Private Equity (PE) is an asset class consisting of equity securities and debt in operating companies that are not publicly traded on a stock exchange. A private equity investment will generally be made by a private equity firm, a venture capital firm such as Libra6 Management. Libra6 provide working capital to a target company to nurture expansion, new-product development, or restructuring of the company’s operations, management, or ownership and will assist the Company to position the Company for an IPO or a sale to a strategic investor.

Going Public is the process of selling shares that were formerly privately held to new investors for the first time, also known as an initial public offering (IPO). It is a complicated process regulated by the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) and has to follow very specific legal process. Libra6 assists private company through the entire process.

Equity Investment also called equity contribution is the Money that is invested in a firm by its owner(s) or holder(s) of common stock but which is not returned in the normal course of the operations of the business. Investors recover it only when they sell their shareholdings to other investors, or when the Company becomes a publicly held company and as such the shares can be sold on a Stock Exchange.

Libra6 offers the possibility to invest Equity or Debt in various companies and take the Companies through the going public process to allow the investors to sell their equity at a premium.