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Fintech deal activity by the world's biggest venture capital firms has grown 61% from 2010 to 2013, according to data from CB Insights.
His credibility under attack, Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney labored to rebut President Barack Obama and other critics Friday as questions multiplied over the timing of his departure from a private equity firm more than a decade ago.
After years of backing headline-grabbing consumer internet deals, it seems that venture capitalists are paying more attention to the seemingly staid and stodgy enterprise technology companies .
These funds also have the opportunity to be leveraged in different capacities with SBA loans, allowing for the potential for greater returns, Varilek said.
Summary Chennai-based Cholamandalam Investment and Finance today said its Board of Directors has approved a proposal of raising Rs 500 crore through issue of compulsorily convertible preference shares .
Birdhouse LLC , which has developed a website and smartphone apps for the parents of children with autism, has closed on a seed-stage funding round of $250,000 -- including $25,000 from Grand Rapids-based Start Garden , a $15 million early-stage fund created by Rick DeVos.
Sramana Mitra: You've taken seven years to build $17 million in revenue. That's not a timeline that fits in the venture capital framework.
THE Development Bank of Jamaica is in the final stages of cementing the recommendations it hopes will guide the legal and regulatory framework in establishing a venture capital/private equity industry in Jamaica.
More than one quarter of the U.S. population lives alone. Per the latest census, single-person households are now the single largest segment of the U.S. population.
The UpTake: Alex Frommeyer wants to build a company everyone knows. And he already co-owns two technology companies and has drawn notice from entrepreneurs and venture capitalists from his Louisville home base and beyond.
I get slightly annoyed when articles come out bemoaning how Silicon Valley hasn't been tackling hard problems .
Rhapsody International is the premier streaming music service providing its 1.7M subscribers with ad-free access to more than 32 million songs.
Venture investors are still pouring money into food- and beverage-related startups, but early-stage companies in the sector may soon have a harder time raising capital as competition increases, says Y Combinator President Sam Altman .
It wasn't long ago that cloud storage companies such as Box and Dropbox were among the hottest startups in Silicon Valley, blessed with vast amounts of venture capital and poised to go public in blockbuster IPOs.
Highland Capital Partners cold-called Malware CEO Marcin Kleczynski about a year ago looking to make an investment in the San Jose, Calif.-based company.
Qualcomm has formed a new $150 million fund to invest in China, Lizette Chapman reports for VentureWire.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 03:07 am
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