Reuters  10 hrs ago  Comment 
Citigroup Inc has promoted fintech investor Vanessa Colella to lead Citi Ventures, a division that backs young financial technology companies.
The Hindu Business Line  Nov 28  Comment 
Providers lend from ₹5 crore to ₹25 crore to start-ups and SMEs at 15-17%
The Hindu Business Line  Nov 28  Comment 
Infosys, which has been investing in start-ups, has invested ₹31.6 crore in India-based early-stage venture capital firm Stellaris Venture Partners. This investment is towards the first close of Stell...
Wall Street Journal  Nov 23  Comment 
Chinese investment in American startups is picking up, but some of these investors are finding it difficult to navigate the U.S. venture world, writes Li Yuan.
Motley Fool  Nov 23  Comment 
The U.S. Department of Transportation is requiring such strict conditions for approving a Delta-Aeromexico joint venture that the two carriers might just abandon the idea.
The Hindu Business Line  Nov 23  Comment 
Infosys today said it will invest ₹31.6 crore in Stellaris Venture Partners, an early-stage venture fund. Infosys has signed a definitive agreement to a Limited Partner investment of ₹31.6 crore f...
Forbes  Nov 21  Comment 
Reese Witherspoon and Otter Media, the joint venture between media executive Peter Chernin's The Chernin Group and AT&T, today launched Hello Sunshine, a new cross-platform content company dedicated to telling female-driven stories.
The Australian  Nov 20  Comment 
Newcrest has joined African gold specialist Randgold in an exploration joint venture in the southeast of Cote d’Ivoire.


Related Articles



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]


  1. [1]
Wikinvest © 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012. Use of this site is subject to express Terms of Service, Privacy Policy, and Disclaimer. By continuing past this page, you agree to abide by these terms. Any information provided by Wikinvest, including but not limited to company data, competitors, business analysis, market share, sales revenues and other operating metrics, earnings call analysis, conference call transcripts, industry information, or price targets should not be construed as research, trading tips or recommendations, or investment advice and is provided with no warrants as to its accuracy. Stock market data, including US and International equity symbols, stock quotes, share prices, earnings ratios, and other fundamental data is provided by data partners. Stock market quotes delayed at least 15 minutes for NASDAQ, 20 mins for NYSE and AMEX. Market data by Xignite. See data providers for more details. Company names, products, services and branding cited herein may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. The use of trademarks or service marks of another is not a representation that the other is affiliated with, sponsors, is sponsored by, endorses, or is endorsed by Wikinvest.
Powered by MediaWiki