Predicting Venture Capital Investment Success

Have you ever wondered how startups raise money or become big enough to become a publicly traded company? Venture capital firms are often the early investors with large pockets ready to fund what they assume will be a profitable investment. Large Venture Capital (VC) firms often look to return over 3x profit margins when they invest in high growth, market disruptive companies. However, sometimes these firms miss or choose to invest in a startup that fails. This hurts their profit margin and they must balance their losses with a successful investment. The aim of this project is…