The opportunity set [in venture debt] is very large

The opportunity set [in venture debt] is very large

The opportunity set [in venture debt] is very large. I think there are more people that are seeking it and more opportunities to go out and find funding outside of traditional banks that may be more advantageous. Venture debt specifically is interesting. One of the...
Opportunity for smart investors

Opportunity for smart investors

I think there is a big opportunity for smart investors as venture debt markets develop over the next decade. I think venture debt in a full capital stack, as a complement to other financing tools and solutions, is going to be part of the landscape. Post-Great...
You’re getting bigger warrant packages and lower strike prices

You’re getting bigger warrant packages and lower strike prices

Look at banks’ willingness to lend to private companies. That’s going to be diminished. And then you factor in potential regulation coming down that’s also going to further diminish their ability to lend to private companies. Someone’s got to fill...
[A.R.I.], is trying to help folks

[A.R.I.], is trying to help folks

Usually, you have only been able to invest in venture as an equity investor. Now, your group [A.R.I.], is trying to help folks invest in the debt side of venture. Venture capital companies do take on debt, rather than just equity investors as well, and they usually...