The Relative Arguments for a Firm Choosing Between Internal and External Sources of Long-Term Finance
They are classified based on time period, ownership and control, and their source of generation. It is ideal to evaluate each source of capital before opting for it. Sources of capital are the most explorable area especially for the entrepreneurs who are about to start a new business. It is perhaps the toughest part of all the efforts. There are various capital sources, we can classify on the basis of different parameters.
The franchisor may well help the franchisee to obtain loan capital to provide his-share of the investment cost.
Heitor Almeida and Murillo Campello
The Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
Vol. 45, No. 3 (JUNE 2010), pp. 589-622