Five top VCs predict the future

Five top VCs gathered Thursday evening at the Churchill Club’s annual Top 10 Tech Trends program to dispense a healthy dose of theories on what the future will bring.


Ignition closes $200 mln sixth fund

Ignition Partners has closed a $200 million sixth fund with a determination to stick with its “boutique” style of Series A enterprise-focused software investing. The firm said the new fund was $100 million oversubscribed


David Lee leaves SV Angel

David Lee has left SV Angel, the seed fund he joined eight years ago and ran alongside angel Ron Conway. No explanation for the departure was readily available.


Angel investors pull back in 2014

Angel investors pulled back a bit in 2014 with fewer dollars going to U.S. startups. Investments still added up to a healthy $24.1 billion, but were down 2.8 percent from 2013, according to a study.


Median pre-money valuations fall in A and C rounds in the first quarter

For several years, it seems, venture valuations and round sizes have been on a steady march upward. Here is some data running in the opposite direction. The law firm Cooley in its quarterly deal analysis found that median pre-money valuations for both Series A and C transactions fell in the first quarter.


True Ventures to raise $175 mln select fund

True Ventures says it plans to raise a $175 million select fund, according to an SEC filing. The fund – True Ventures Select 1 – would be the firm’s first select fund, No first close has taken place, the document states. True portfolio company Fitbit last week unveiled its plans to conduct an IPO.

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