Forbes  3 hrs ago  Comment 
Five top venture capitalists each offered two predictions on the top tech trends to come in the next five years, providing a window into the industry's next big things.
Benzinga  5 hrs ago  Comment 
NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES), one of China's leading Internet and online game services providers, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Lede Technology Co., Ltd, ("Lede Technology") has signed a partnership agreement with HNA Group to...
Reuters  May 21  Comment 
United Launch Alliance, a 50-50 joint venture of Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co, on Thursday said it would go out of business unless it won commercial and civil...
The Hindu Business Line  May 21  Comment 
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Reuters  May 20  Comment 
Russell Investment Management and China's Ping An Insurance Group said they have terminated their investment joint venture after four years, the latest sign of friction...
Benzinga  May 19  Comment 
Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (Nasdaq: HRZN) ("Horizon"), a leading specialty finance company that provides capital in the form of secured loans to venture capital backed companies in the technology, life science, healthcare information...
Insurance Journal  May 19  Comment 
After four years of partnership, Russell Investment Management and China’s Ping An Insurance Group have terminated their investment joint venture, sources with direct knowledge of the situation told Reuters, the latest sign of friction between...
The Hindu Business Line  May 18  Comment 
Crown-it, a restaurant retail cashback app, has raised $5.5 million (Rs 34.5 crore) from venture capitalists Accel Partners and Helion Venture Partners.   The company, which...
The Hindu Business Line  May 18  Comment 
Australia-based spatial information technology provider AAM and Hyderabad-based SkyeIT Solutions on Monday announced an equal joint venture — AAM India — to provide geospatial solut...
Yahoo  May 15  Comment 
United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) and Boeing Co (BA.N), on Friday said it was cutting its executive ranks by 30 percent in December through what it called voluntary departures by 12 executives. Tory Bruno,...


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A contractual agreement joining together two or more parties for the purpose of executing a risky or daring undertaking of chance or danger. The risking of something upon an event which cannot be foreseen with certainty.

A scheme for making a commercial speculation. All parties agree to share in the profits and losses of the enterprise.

A man would be well enough pleased to buy silks of one whom he would not venture to feel his pulse [2]

From 15c "to risk the loss" (of something), shortened form of aventure, itself a form of adventure. Enterprise of a business nature" is recorded from 1580s. Venture capital is attested from 1943. [1]


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