The answer to the question, "Who is getting funded in 2017?" may well be a disease state rather than a category of company.
A new market structure-a healthcare futures market-is being developed as an alternative to, and enhancement of, existing funding mechanisms. It is being created by Dennis Purcell, founder and senior advisor of Aisling Capital LLC, and co-founder of Poliwogg, a financial services firm dedicated to creating the capital market tools for the healthcare sector similar to those that have long been available for the agriculture, finance, industrial and energy sectors. These tools, including a futures market, will enable the hedging, speculating and risk-transference activities that are essential to both efficient market functioning and encouragement of new investment...Read More