- Family and Friends
A Family and Friends investment is a form of crowdfunding in the investor world. It refers to equity the business owner(s) offer to family, friends, or other investor associates that aren't at arm's length.
Fintech, short for "financial technology", is the technology that provides financial services or products to customers.
- Forecast Model
Businesses use forecast models to predict future outcomes, such as sales, consumer behaviour, supply and demand.
A founder is a person who starts a new business.
- Funding round
A funding round is when a business, including a startup, raises money from one or more investors.