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Gender and Venture Capital Lead Investors: Why does it matter?

According to Crunchbase in 2017, only 8 percent of venture capital (VC) partners of the top 100 VC firms globally were women. According to a recent study conducted by… 395 more words

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For 31 years, EY has produced a robust report on the global biotech industry. The 2017 Beyond Borders report moves beyond A, C, T, G—diving into digital disruption, AI, and streaming drug development. 110 more words

Reports That Matter

2017 VC Year in Review

I’ve heard many people in the VC space talk a lot about the market, ranging from investors talking about how difficult it is to find quality deals, to entrepreneurs complaining about the lack of investor appetite for high risk, high return ventures. 1,794 more words


The loss of first check investors

Victor Basta hit a nerve with his article on TechCrunch last week describing the “implosion” of venture capital over the past 36 months. Using PitchBook data, he found that the total number of VC rounds committed to startups has declined from 19,000 in 2014 to 10,000 estimated for this year, even while dollars invested has remained mostly static. 784 more words


Pitchbook Expands European Coverage

Company profile vendor Pitchbook added 171,000 European company profiles along with financial data and M&A transaction details to their public and private company dataset.  The new profiles cover France, UK, Germany, Benelux, Ireland, Sweden and Norway.   277 more words

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Here's why corporate venturing is to blame for the startup valuation bubble

Over the last couple of years, corporates have increasingly started launching specialized startup investment funds, accelerators and other financial vehicles- competing directly with VCs to invest in the hottest startups and tech. 1,745 more words