Chooch.AI said it raised $2.8 million of seed capital in a round led by Vickers Venture Partners and joined by angel investors. The funds will be used to expand market efforts and grow the staff.
Mary Meeker’s Bond Capital has confirmed a target of $1.25 billion for its maiden venture-capital fund, and, according to media reports, attracted commitments for the capital.
Tribe Capital, a firm co-founded by former Social Capital Partners Arjun Sethi, Ted Maidenberg and Jonathan Hsu, has set out to raise a $150 million maiden venture capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC. The fund did not report a first close and is smaller than the $200 million media reports speculated it […]
Cash continued to flow to the major centers of venture investing in the first quarter, with a huge boost of deal value in New York and capital levels strong in Silicon Valley and Boston. Investment in the second-tier centers of Austin, Texas, and the Pacific Northwest also rose solidly, but Chicago, Los Angeles and the […]
Drive Capital has raised $558 million for two venture-capital funds, according to filings with the SEC.
Venture dealmaking in Europe is beginning to look more like that of the United States, with more money pouring into a fewer number of deals and round size increasing. European VCs put a near record $7.6 billion to work in the first quarter, the second largest quarter on record, trailing only the fourth quarter of […]
Joe Montana’s Liquid 2 Ventures has raised $37.7 million toward a second venture-capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Grit Labs has set out to raise a venture-capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Industry Ventures receives minority investment from Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s Petershill Program
Industry Ventures said it received a minority investment from the Goldman Sachs Asset Management Petershill program. The size of the investment was not disclosed.
The SoftBank Vision Fund and Benchmark have emerged in a public filing as Uber Technologies’ top shareholders, with the pair holding 27.3 percent of its stock prior to an anticipated public offering. The two firms were known to be major holders. Now details of their positions have been made public in Uber’s S-1 filed on […]
Below is performance data for the vintage 2005 to 2012 venture-capital funds in the New Mexico Educational Retirement Board portfolio. The figures from the New Mexico LP are current as of September 2018. To download the full version of the spreadsheet below with additional data, click here: Fund Performance, New Mexico Retirement Board, 2005-2012. New Mexico Retirement Board venture […]
PJC, formerly Point Judith Capital, has set out to raise a $150 million fifth venture-capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Venture capitalists raised $12.8 billion for 141 funds in Q1, notching a fourth straight quarter of strong fundraising in the United States. The first quarter saw major new funds from Technology Crossover Ventures, Flagship Pioneering, Accel Partners, Eclipse Ventures, Menlo Ventures and MPM Capital. It also saw enthusiasm for the asset class remain at a […]
Dick Kramlich’s Green Bay Ventures has raised $51.9 million toward a second venture-capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Data Collective has set out to raise a $575 million fifth venture-capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Big rounds continued to drive venture capital investing in the first quarter, even as late-stage deal sizes plateaued and private equity firms showed a slowing interest in the asset class. Overall, venture capital investment maintained a strong pace in the period, falling only modestly from an unusually large fourth quarter, according to PitchBook and the […]
Venture capitalists appeared to pull back in the first quarter, following the largest funding quarter in U.S. history. But the slowing was only slightly off as big rounds continued to steer money to top-name private companies. The quarterly total starts the year off with a relative bang. Large rounds for We Company, Flexport, Nuro, Aurora […]
Andreessen Horowitz announced that it has filed to register the firm as an investment adviser, rather than simply a venture capital outfit, in an effort to expand its flexibility with cryptocurrencies. The news was first disclosed in an article on Tuesday in Forbes and confirmed Wednesday in a tweet from General Partner Jeff Jordan. The […]