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Rebecca Szkutak

VC Maureen Waters MetaProp
Waters is based in San Francisco and will help MetaProp set up a West Coast presence.
Asia
This drop may represent a forecast of what will happen to Europe and the US during Q2.
early-stage
Despite predictions that early-stage companies may be hit the hardest during this unfolding downturn, Q1 showed growing valuations and record-breaking deal sizes. More than $8.9 billion was invested across 634 early-stage deals in the US during Q1, according to a recent report from PitchBook, Silicon Valley Bank and the NVCA. While that marks a decline […]
LAFPP
The pension makes its third venture commitment of the year, backing funds from Greycroft Partners and Imaginary Ventures.
Arkansas
The pension announced the close of a second $30m commitment to a venture fund six months after its first.
consumer
The new coronavirus reality has left consumer investors in an environment of distinct highs and lows, as some sectors surge while others slump.
mobility
Ridesharing and micromobility users are dropping amidst the virus and funding into autonomous vehicles is paused.
Series B
While early and late stage VC-backed businesses are poised to weather this period of uncertainty, companies at the Series B and C stages may be left behind.
marketplaces
As the ecosystem continues to grow, investors are looking for companies that offer more than just aggregation.
venture debt
Amidst start-up layoffs and drying up deal opportunities in the era of the coronavirus pandemic, venture debt looks like a beacon of light. Venture debt lenders have reported seeing a general pickup in activity throughout Q1 as venture equity investors are tightening the purse strings and the market is putting companies in a squeeze. Firms […]
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