New York Times  2 hrs ago  Comment 
Jonathan Teo and Justin Caldbeck, the fund’s investors, believe the best entrepreneurs are driven by a vision, and they look for those hoping to make a global impact.
The Economic Times  Jul 27  Comment 
Over the past few years, Wipro has already made minority investments in two such startups, namely Axeda and Opera.
Automotive World  Jul 25  Comment 
Power management company Eaton (NYSE:ETN) and Shaanxi Fast Gear Co. Ltd. (SFGW) today announced they have signed a joint venture agreement to support the growing commercial vehicle clutch market in China. The formation of the joint venture is...
Forbes  Jul 25  Comment 
Esther Dyson and her team are looking for a few good towns—five, to be precise—that want to take part in a grand experiment. Dyson, a tech investor named by Time magazine as one of the 10 most influential women in technology, wants to enlist...
Benzinga  Jul 24  Comment 
PinnacleHealth and Select Medical announced today that they will create a joint venture to co-own the 55-bed Helen M. Simpson Rehabilitation Hospital in Harrisburg and another 23 outpatient clinics throughout central Pennsylvania that provide...
Forbes  Jul 24  Comment 
After all the research, analysis and diligence are done, it’s often helpful to fall back on a few simple truths.
FierceBiotech  Jul 23  Comment 
Sofinnova Ventures has evolved rapidly over the past decade to suit the times, from a diversified early stage biotech and IT investor to focusing solely on later stage biotech. And LPs seem to think it is making all the right moves; it has closed...  Jul 22  Comment 
The escalating crisis in Ukraine and the threat of additional sanctions against Moscow could halt progress on those talks just as Bombardier gets set to grab a piece of the growing Russian aviation market
SeekingAlpha  Jul 22  Comment 
Federated National Holding Company (NASDAQ:FNHC) Joint Venture Conference Call July 21, 2014 4:00 PM ET Executives Michael Braun - President and CEO Peter Prygelski - CFO and Treasurer Analysts Arash Soleimani - KBW Ryan...


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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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