Venture Capital (VC)

Forbes  11 hrs ago  Comment 
It seems reasonable to feel like women aren’t getting nearly their due when reports show that only about a quarter of computing jobs are held by women today. Even worse, that’s down from a year ago, when it was more than a third. And several...
Yahoo  Mar 31  Comment 
Ellen Pao faces an uphill battle should she choose to appeal her defeat last week in a gender discrimination lawsuit against former employer Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers, the Silicon Valley venture capital firm. Not only did a San Francisco...
Insurance Journal  Mar 31  Comment 
Observers say a long legal battle over accusations that a prominent Silicon Valley venture capital firm demeaned women and held them to a different standard than their male colleagues will embolden women in the industry and lead firms to examine...
Forbes  Mar 31  Comment 
The European venture capitalist has one play in his/her playbook: to find the best European tech entrepreneur from Helsinki to Madrid, and to sell his/her business to a US technology platform company. Twenty-five of these buy up most of the...
Financial Times  Mar 31  Comment 
Cyber security provider is one of venture capital company’s biggest investments
The Hindu Business Line  Mar 31  Comment 
TripHobo has secured $3 million in second institutional funding led by global venture capital firm Mayfield and existing investor Kalaari Capital. The funds would be used to primarily inv...
Forbes  Mar 31  Comment 
This story has updated significantly to reflect that Fitbit did not raise a new round of venture capital, according to a Fitbit spokeswoman. The SEC filing documents the acquisition of Fitstar from several weeks ago, said the spokeswoman.
Clusterstock  Mar 31  Comment 
Legendary hedge fund manager Steven Cohen is starting a venture capital fund.  According to a report from Bloomberg News, Cohen's Point72 Asset Management has started a unit called Honeycomb Ventures that will "mainly invest in growth equity...
Insurance Journal  Mar 30  Comment 
A jury soundly rejected Ellen Pao’s claims of gender discrimination by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, in a case that riveted Silicon Valley for weeks and exposed how women fare in the male-dominated world of venture capital. The verdict...
Reuters  Mar 30  Comment 
To some Silicon Valley watchers, the Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers gender discrimination case became a referendum on the challenging state of women in technology. But for the lone woman in technology on the jury, an at times unfriendly...


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