seed capital

Definition

Money used for the initial investment in a project or startup company, for proof-of-concept, market research, or initial product development. also called seed financing or seed money.

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You should try and figure out the best way to use your seed capital so that you can get the most from it.

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When an entrepreneur or company first requires Capital to fund their idea, then we use the term Seed Capital to refer to the initial investment of outside capital to fund the startup.

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When Zeke failed to raise the seed capital to start his headphones business, his father, a wealthy lawyer, stepped in to assist him in his venture and he was very grateful for the support.

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