The past decade brought unprecedented change to venture capital. Today’s GP must bring together the sometimes competing goals of specialization, diversification and capitalization
Large funds are the differentiators for late-stage general partners as established firms fill gargantuan war chests to do battle for the hottest growth companies and new era of concentration is settling in
The rebound is a strong indication of what is likely to follow this year as closely watched portfolio companies float public shares.
Ulu Ventures, Greycroft Partners and Technology Crossover Ventures stand atop a young portfolio at the Los Angeles Fire and Police Pension System. The portfolio features vintages from 2016 to 2018. The top performer as of June 2018 was Ulu Ventures Fund II, with an IRR of 60.4 percent, according to a VCJ analysis of the […]
Ronny Conway’s A.Capital Ventures has set out to raise a $140 million third venture-capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
The firm is still courting LPs, but it said earlier in August that it has so far received pledges of $108 billion .
Main Post Advisors has set out to raise a $500 million venture-capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Summit Partners stands atop the venture portfolio with an IRR of 34.6 percent.
Iporanga Ventures has set out to raise a $100 million early-stage venture-capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Greylock Partners has named Saam Motamedi a general partner.
Even as Revolution seeks a second Rise of the Rest seed fund, the top U.S. venture centers continued to attract the lion’s share of the money.
Larger and later rounds captured the attention of venture capitalists in Israel during the second quarter, with foreign investors continuing to dominate activity in the country’s tech sector. The solid quarter, coupled with a firm first quarter, put the year on track for record capital deployed. The three-month period saw $1.81 billion of venture dollars […]
Last year’s ICO fervor is gone. In its place is a more realistic approach to blockchain and new thinking about tokens
Some proponents claim 2019 might be a breakout year for blockchain investments. Should you hold your breath or exercise patience?
Obvious Ventures has raised $154.3 million toward a third venture-capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Revolution has set out to raise a $150 million second Rise of the Rest seed fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Fintech investment is running at record levels in the United States and Europe this year, leading 2019 toward what might be the second largest year for venture capital in the sector. Through midyear, global financings in fintech have added up to $20.9 billion, with $10.9 billion deployed in the second quarter, the second largest quarter […]
Floodgate has added Shawn Xu to its investment team as a senior associate.