The Economic Times  11 hrs ago  Comment 
Arpita Khan said: "I'm here because we are launching Being Human jewellery next month and that's really close to our hearts. So I decided to come out and support this as well."
Forbes  Jul 26  Comment 
After many years of working with angel investors seriously trying to find new ventures worthy of their hard-earned money, I find their frustration often exceeds that of entrepreneurs sincerely looking for financial help. That’s a lose-lose...
OilVoice  Jul 25  Comment 
Golar LNG Limited and Schlumberger today announced the creation of OneLNG a joint venture to rapidly develop low cost gas reserves to LNG. The combination of Schlumberger reservoir knowledge wellbo
TechCrunch  Jul 20  Comment 
 As in past quarters, a high portion of the largest early-stage fundings went to life science companies developing breakthrough therapeutics platforms. Internet and technology companies also closed some big rounds, particularly in fintech,...
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 20  Comment 
Manford, a corporate learning and development company, has launched a new venture called SEEK. SEEK aims to be an Organisation Development (OD) intervention tool on smartphones targeted at across ...
TechCrunch  Jul 17  Comment 
 With a dedicated fund of $1M, “The Venture” is striving to enable social entrepreneurs around the world to scale and gain exposure. Read More
MarketWatch  Jul 14  Comment 
At least $700 million lost over two years on Australian project
Wall Street Journal  Jul 14  Comment 
Jonathan Hill closed his tenure as the European Union’s finance chief by unveiling proposals to bolster the Continent’s venture-capital markets and spur investment in small businesses.
The Economic Times  Jul 14  Comment 
SoftBank Corp and Aeris have established a joint venture in Japan, known as Aeris Japan K.K., to provide IoT and telematics services globally using the Aeris IoT solutions platform.
Wall Street Journal  Jul 14  Comment 
In a rebound, U.S. startups pulled in more venture funding in the second quarter, but the pace of deal making dropped for the fourth consecutive quarter.


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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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