Small Business Financing

  • U.S. small businesses boosted borrowing in September to its highest level in 7½ years, according to data released Monday.

  • Small business

    U.S. small businesses boosted borrowing in July to its highest level in more than seven years.

  • A proposed dish for Rooster Soup Co.: “Pastramen” with soy-spiked double chicken broth, short rib pastrami, pickles, rye noodles and a soft-boiled egg.

    Rooster Soup Co. is an upcoming, crowdfunded nonprofit restaurant that will join the new class of eateries with a mission.

  • Venture capitalists poured more than $11 billion into software last year, more than into any other sector and about double the amount in 2010.

  • U.S. small businesses boosted borrowing for a third straight month in May, according to data released on Tuesday.

  • Stumbling blocks of small business

    Discussing the challenges small businesses face to grow, and the difficulties in finding a skilled workforce, with Madelyn Alfano, Maria's Italian Kitchen president, and Matt Tyler, Vickers Engineering CEO.

  • Despite having about one-fifth the worldwide total of Internet users, China is notoriously tough for U.S. venture capital firms.

  • Small business

    For all the challenges facing U.S. start-ups and small businesses, they seem to be better off than their counterparts in the developed world.

  • Uber: Silicon Valley's big hope

    Discussing Uber's $1 billion valuation and the regulatory battles it faces, with Liz Gannes, Re/code senior editor.

  • Indiegogo's insatiable growth

    Slava Rubin, Indiegogo CEO, explains what's propelling Indiegogo's growth and how the crowdfunding platform lured investments from luminaries like Sir Richard Branson and Megan Smith from Google.

  • CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports venture capital firms had their strongest fundraising Q1 since 2007.

  • William C. Dudley

    A top Fed official lauded the economic benefits of small businesses, citing demand and limited funding as reasons that loans from banks remain flat.

  • Investing in mobile wars

    Bubba Murarka, DFJ partner, discusses where he sees investment opportunities in consumer Internet and mobile technology.

  • Kickstart your foodie ideas

    Joe Bastianich, B and B Hospitality CEO, discusses the upcoming debut of his new CNBC reality show where he provides his own money to fund food ideas. It's really about sniffing out opportunities, Bastianich says.

  • Small-business owners are keeping a cautious approach to running their companies even as they grow more optimistic, a banking survey shows.

  • Top VC's talk tech bubble

    CNBC's Josh Lipton talks to leading VC's in Silicon Valley who share their thoughts on the potential for a tech bubble and where they are committing capital.

  • Hundreds of New York City business owners whose storefronts were damaged by Hurricane Sandy more than a year ago are still waiting for federal aid.

  • Venture capitalist perspective

    Where venture capitalists are putting money to work, with David Golden, Revolution Partners, and Tony Tjan, Cue Ball.

  • Brooklyn, N.Y.-based sneaker brand, Greats, said it has raised $1.5 million in new capital from a group of investors, Crain's reports.

  • Billion-dollar valuations and mega-rounds are just a few of the signs that a tech bubble may be forming.