Tag Archives: venture capital

3 views on the future of geographic-focused funds

For lots of financiers, the coronavirus has actually successfully taken location out of the formula when it concerns vetting brand-new chances. While this vibrant opens start-ups to more financial investment chances, equity capital companies that concentrate on a particular area remain in a thornier area. The competitive benefit they as soon as had when raising […]

Specifically, what did I do to get from MBA to VC?

Source: Alternate Funding Partners I was on a jog as I thought about my meetings this coming week. It’s the start of a new academic year and I have close to a dozen calls with first year MBA students on getting into VC from an MBA program. All of these calls revolve around a simple question: […]

Did African startups raise $496M, $1B or $2B in 2019?

Five years earlier, it was tough to come by any numbers for yearly VC financial investment in Africa. Nowadays the obstacle is picking which number to follow. That’s the case for 3 endeavor financing research studies for Africa that showed up differed outcomes. .The numbers and difference. Investment statistics launched by media outlet Disrupt Africa […]

Deep tech VCs on what they view as some of the most impactful young startups right now

During today’s Democratic argument , there was a great deal of talk, unsurprisingly, about making sure the future of this nation’s grandchildren and kids. Environment modification was of specific interest to billionaire Tom Steyer, who stated consistently that resolving it would be his leading concern were he chose U.S. president. As it takes place, earlier […]

In the shadow of Amazon and Microsoft, Seattle startups are having a moment

Venture capital financial investment blew up throughout a variety of locations in 2019 regardless of the consistent risk of a financial decline. San Francisco, obviously, stays the start-up center of the world, locking out all other locations when it pertains to capital invested. Still, other areas continue to grow, generating more capital this year than […]

Startups Weekly: This year in startups

Welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’’ s notable start-ups and equity capital news. Prior to I delve into today’’ s subject, let ’ s capture up a bit. Recently, I blogged about U.S. VC activity in Europe . Prior to that, I kept in mind Chinese financier activity […]