Supporters of the 2012 JOBS Act frequently describe it as an entrance ramp to the IPO market. The on-ramp may not be working quite as expected.
Formation Group has raised $121.3 million for a maiden fund with former Facebook CFO and San Francisco 49ers co-owner Gideon Yu serving on the investment team, according to a filing with the SEC.
Xsolla Inc. launched a $30 million Xsolla Capital royalty investment fund to provide backing for independent video game developers, according to a press release.
GE Ventures and Northwell Health’s Feinstein Institute for Medical Research struck an alliance to support the Feinstein’s Center for Bioelectronic Medicine, according to a press release.
NeoTribe Ventures has set out to raise a $90 million maiden venture fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
RRE Ventures has set out to raise two new funds, including a seventh core fund, according to filings with the SEC.
Investment confidence among Silicon Valley venture capitalists remained largely unchanged in the fourth quarter as political uncertainty from the presidential election tempered enthusiasm over new technologies.
Greenspring Associates has raised $330 million toward a fourth opportunity fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Ovo Fund has raised $17.2 million toward a $40 million fund II, according to a filing with the SEC.
Venrock has raised $450 million for an eighth fund, according to an SEC filing and news reports.
Dick Kramlich is back in the venture game. This co-founder of New Enterprise Associates has set out to raise a $130 million fund along with long-time family money manager Anthony Schiller, according to an SEC filing. Their firm name is Green Bay Ventures. Some news reports suggest he has already raised the money from mostly […]
Trident Capital Cybersecurity said it raised an oversubscribed $300 million fund, likely the largest venture fund dedicated solely to security.
The National Venture Capital Association and Engine sent a letter to President Trump saying they were deeply troubled by his executive order banning citizens and refugees from seven countries and his draft proposal rolling back worker visas, including H-1B visas, and parole programs.
RPM Ventures has raised $74.4 million toward a $100 million third fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Sozo Ventures and TrueBridge Capital Partners have raised $134 million toward a second joint venture fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Lerer Hippeau Ventures has set out to raise a $30 million select fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Felicis Ventures has named Aamir Virani as a partner, according to a blog post.
Sequoia Capital has shuffled its leadership again, with partner Jim Goetz handing his management responsibilities to colleagues Roelof Botha and Alfred Lin, according to news reports on TechCrunch and elsewhere.