Chapter 3. Studying Startup Investments

In this chapter, we will dive into the world of startup investments. This real-world use case shows us how three of the six graph powers help us to reveal high potential investment opportunities. The first graph power, connecting the dots, allows us to view how various actors in the investment landscape are connected. The second graph power, looking deep, offers investors a method to include connected information about those actors in our analysis. The third graph power, weighing and predicting, enables us to utilize past funding events and investment portfolios to predict the success rate of future investments.

After completing this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Understand how graph data empowers connecting the dots, looking deep, and weighing and predicting drives value proposition.

  • Know how to model and analyze investment opportunities.

  • Know how to traverse multi-hop relationships to filter deeper connected information.

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