500 Startups Wants To Raise $5M For Indian Fund

By Mark Boslet — 3 years ago

500 Startups wants to raise $5 million for an Indian fund it is calling 500 StartupWallah, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund has not yet had a first close, the filing says. The fund lists David McClure, 500 Startups founding partner, as its lone managing partner.


Dave McClure’s 500 Startups Joins Incubator Trend; Will VCs Respond?

By Mark Boslet — 5 years ago

The early stage/seed game is changing, and Silicon Valley’s venture firms need to start playing by the new rules. New-generation incubators are taking root, and the valley’s traditional firms aren’t participating, despite the relatively small amount of investment. First it was Y Combinator. Yuri Milner and Ron Conway’s SV Angel last month decided to give […]