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The online provider of personal healthcare will likely not be doing a reverse merger with a SPAC soon, according to a venture source.
VC investment in biopharma and health tech continues to soar amid the covid-19 pandemic.
VC Kyle Lui, DCM Ventures
The venture capitalist discusses PPP loans, where Lime is experiencing growth and a company that has not survived the downturn.
Oregon LP makes one of its largest VC commitments in history to Sherpa Venture Capital's debut effort, investing half of the fund target.
The university endowment committed $311m to venture through May. New investments in large funds is a departure from UTIMCO's previous interest in emerging managers.
While some investors worried about public criticism, thousands of VC-backed companies took money from the government's loan program. Rokk3r Fuel is one of the firms that advised all portfolio companies to apply for PPP.
VC Stock Options
Investing in employee stock options resembles lending, and venture firms that provide liquidity and help employees exercise theirs are seeing more business amid the downturn.
The San Francisco firm is currently in the market for at least two funds: a ninth secondaries fund and a second direct co-investment fund, according to recent commitments from public LPs.
A healthcare investor in the San Francisco Bay Area has its eyes on investments in cutting-edge genomics. The firm says its focus is rewarding and meaningful.
The Texas LP continues its push into VC, committing $305 million this year, which is more than half of $460m invested in 2019.

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