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Where top VCs are investing in edtech

Where top VCs are investing in edtech Education is a $4 trillion market globally in urgent need of overall — so where within education are top venture capitalists optimistic about startups building large businesses by providing new solutions? According to EdSurge, $1.45 billion of venture capital (a mere 1.1% of the $130 […]

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How to fundraise in August

How to fundraise in August August is often considered the black hole of venture capital fundraising. Everyone is on vacation (well, everyone who’s not a founder anyway), while half of Silicon Valley is slogging down to Black Rock City for Burning Man. It understandably can just seem like an exercise in futility […]

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Venture investors and startup execs say they don’t need Elizabeth Warren to defend them from big tech

Venture investors and startup execs say they don’t need Elizabeth Warren to defend them from big tech Responding to Elizabeth Warren’s call to regulate and break up some of the nation’s largest technology companies, the venture capitalists that invest in technology companies are advising the presidential hopeful to move slowly and not […]

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NEA is raising its biggest fund ever – – again

NEA is raising its biggest fund ever – – again New Enterprise Associates, the 41-year-old venture firm with offices in Menlo Park; San Francisco; Boston; New York; Chevy Chase, Md.; and Washington, D.C., is raising its biggest fund ever, shows a new SEC filing that shows target of $3.6 billion. The fund, […]

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Big tech companies are looking at Hollywood as the next stage in their play for the cloud

Big tech companies are looking at Hollywood as the next stage in their play for the cloud This week, both Microsoft and Google made moves to woo Hollywood to their cloud computing platforms in the latest act of the unfolding drama over who will win the multi-billion dollar business of the entertainment […]

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Q1 2018 global diversity investment report: Investing trends in female founders

Q1 2018 global diversity investment report: Investing trends in female founders In this report, we look at venture and seed investment trends in female-founded startups over the last five quarters. For this time period, we look at more than 9,119 venture deals and 6,802 seed deals for companies with founders associated. To […]

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Groupon’s billionaire co-founder Eric Lefkofsky just raised $70 million for his new company

Groupon’s billionaire co-founder Eric Lefkofsky just raised million for his new company  Chicago billionaire Eric Lefkofsky has started five companies, none of which would seem to lead him to found a company that’s trying to cure cancer. Yet investors just gave his newest, two-year-old concern, Tempus, $70 million in Series C funding […]

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VCs love insurance, even if you don’t

VCs love insurance, even if you don’t  At first blush it may seem like insurance and venture capital make an odd couple. Venture capital is all about taking big risks for the potential of even bigger payouts down the road, while insurance is all about quantifying and mitigating risk. But make no […]

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With $50 million in funding, Brandless sells everyday essentials for $3 each

With million in funding, Brandless sells everyday essentials for each  Brandless is a new consumer-packaged goods company that is looking to reduce the cost of grocery staples with a direct-to-consumer business model. Led by serial entrepreneurs Tina Sharkey and Ido Leffler, the company is launching with a suite of products priced at […]

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