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Not a single unicorn has gone public since late September, but a number of companies are looking at 2020 for their debuts.
Bill Gurley
Legendary investor Bill Gurley wants to blow up IPOs and replace them with direct listings.
The concept of direct listings have gained notoriety on Wall Street and in Silicon Valley, but how do they stack up against traditional IPOs?
ted Wang
The lawyer-turned-investor sees the biggest opportunities in software that automates the back office and other functions hidden deep within the enterprise.
The Baltimore pension manager has committed $145 million across two venture funds, bringing its total year-to-date VC commitments to $315 million. It's a significant increase from its 2018 VC commitments.
The Austin firm now has more capital to invest in high-growth, less capital-intensive tech companies based away from the coasts.
Former Lightspeed partner John Vrionis and AppDynamics founder Jyoti Bansal want their fund to be the next Benchmark.
Venture capitalists were upbeat about the value of the Silicon Valley-based companies they funded in Q3 2019. The average share price increase for private companies raising venture capital rose to 88 percent in Q3, compared to 77 percent in the second quarter, according to a report from Fenwick & West. This was the largest increase […]
While U.S. venture investing activity appears to have cooled down slightly in Q3, Israel’s venture capital raising is continuing to expand, according to the latest report by IVC-ZAG. During the third quarter, venture capitalists deployed $1.6 billion over 81 Israel deals, compared with $1.31 billion invested in 72 deals in Q3 of 2018, the report […]
Mark Yusko, the well-known investor who runs Morgan Creek Capital Management, believes that early-stage venture capital is an evergreen asset class. “There will always be innovative technologies with value potential,” he told Venture Capital Journal. Morgan Creek, which manages $1.6 billion as an outsourced CIO and a fund-of-funds, is currently overweight early-stage venture, but takes […]
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