Venture Capital (VC)

Forbes  Nov 25  Comment 
Angel investors provide nearly as much money to startups as their more highly-touted venture capital brethren. But minorities remain vastly underrepresented.
TechCrunch  Nov 25  Comment 
 iHear Medical, which makes affordable hearing aids that users can customize at home, has raised $5 million in a Series C round led by Lighthouse Capital, a Shanghai-based venture capital firm that focuses on medical devices. Japanese electronics...
Reuters  Nov 24  Comment 
Venture capital firm Polaris Partners said Monday it has raised $450 million for its seventh fund, which will invest in health and technology startups.
New York Times  Nov 24  Comment 
The round is the third round of venture capital fund-raising for Yik Yak in seven months, bringing the total amount of money raised to about $73 million.
Forbes  Nov 24  Comment 
By Joe Horowitz, managing general partner, Jafco Ventures
TechCrunch  Nov 24  Comment 
 Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony is making a bid for a legacy off the court — with a big assist from CrunchBase. The power forward-turned-venture capitalist launched Melo7 Tech Partners earlier this year with partner Stuart Goldfarb and has...
TechCrunch  Nov 24  Comment 
 Despite a very promising market opportunity, Indonesian startups still have to deal with many drawbacks, including lack of venture capital funding and mentorship. Convergence Accel wants to change that. The Jakarta-based VC firm just announced a...
TechCrunch  Nov 23  Comment 
 Editor’s Note: Micah Rosenbloom is a Venture Partner at Founder Collective, a seed-stage venture capital fund. Marc Andreessen has said that there are 15 companies per year that generate 90% of the returns for VCs. Startups jockey for...
TechCrunch  Nov 23  Comment 
 Raising venture funding may have just gotten a little tougher. A major investor recently announced that venture capitalists are “taking on an excessive amount of risk right now – unprecedented since ’99.” Read More
Clusterstock  Nov 22  Comment 
  E very month, some of Silicon Valley’s biggest power players meet at the Palo Alto home of Chamath Palihapitiya, an early Facebook executive who now runs his own venture capital firm Social+Capital. The guest list reads like a who’s who...


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