Posted on: May 23, 2013 by Mark Boslet
Silicon Valley venture capitalists tempered their enthusiasm for investing in the first quarter, though only modestly, as software and Internet startups continued to spark spirited check writing, according to a study from Fenwick & West.
Posted on: May 23, 2013 by asormani
This Thursday morning read all about the most popular biotech and VC myths; a Euro mezz fund’s first close and find out the six things every CIO should know.
Posted on: May 22, 2013 by Connie Loizos
Inside Google’s secret lab; Twitter is beefing up security following a spate of attacks on prominent media outlets; and Tesla’s newest offering reaps more than $1 billion. And so much more!
Posted on: May 22, 2013 by Luisa Beltran
Bain Capital is getting some of its money back on Air Medical Group Holdings.
Posted on: May 22, 2013 by joanna
The two East Coast venture firms have been posting stellar returns, boosted in large part by investments they’ve made together. The latest case in point? Tumblr, first backed when it was a two-person operation.
Posted on: May 22, 2013 by Mark Boslet
Develop the right product at the right time for the right market and, when you do, the outcome is more predictable than you might imagine, says Andy von Bechtolsheim, the Silicon Valley sage who co-founded Sun Microsystems and famously invested early in Google.
Posted on: May 22, 2013 by Steve Bills
As you look at your workload today, are you running at half speed or full bore? Take our latest poll here: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/DealMakerPoll
Posted on: May 22, 2013 by asormani
Today, First Read brings you links to some of the top jobs in tech, a VC deals round-up, what kids really like and reveals the cars with the most safety complaints.
Posted on: May 21, 2013 by Mark Boslet
Yahoo’s $1.1 billion purchase of blogging site Tumblr is the largest exit of a pre-public venture-backed New York-based company in the city’s history, according to CB Insights.
Posted on: May 21, 2013 by Luisa Beltran
Alok Singh, a long-standing executive of New Mountain Capital, has left the private equity firm, which is currently raising its fourth fund.
Posted on: May 21, 2013 by Connie Loizos
Posted on: May 21, 2013 by Gregory Roth
Solamere Capital, the private equity fund-of-funds and co-investment firm co-founded by Mitt Romney’s eldest son, Taggart Romney, has begun raising its second vehicle, Solamere Capital Fund II LP, according to a government filing…