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1 hr ago | GigaOM
A report from CoinDesk shows increased quarterly investment from venture capitalist - and that's not including this week's $20 million announcement from Xapo.
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5 hrs ago | Boston.com
Since it sprouted in Boston just after World War II, some things haven't changed about the venture capital business: the desire for outsized returns, the constant hunt for promising startups, the framed documents celebrating stock offerings and acquisitions, and the long conference tables around which partners gather each Monday to debate which ... (more)
6 hrs ago | Business Journal
New Enterprise Associates, where National Venture Capital Association Chairman Scott Sandell is general partner, was the most active venture firm in U.S. investments in the first half.
7 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
The founder of GetJar Inc., an app store that was acquired earlier this year, has created a new fund to back 20 Eastern European startups a year, Venture Capital Dispatch has learned.
8 hrs ago | Reuters
Dutch software firm Exact Holding said it had been approached by parties about a possible takeover, after Reuters reported that private equity funds including Apax and KKR were eyeing a buyout of the firm.
12 hrs ago | Business Journal
Cherokee Investment Partners, Ridgemont Equity Partners and Pamlico Capital are North Carolina's largest venture-capital firms, each with about $2 billion under management.
It's important for marketers to be aware of the details of the venture capital world before they consider taking a job at a start-up, so here is a primer on VC funding for marketers.
Healthcare venture capital funding swung from a decline in the first quarter to a five-quarter high in the second quarter with medical devices accounting for the lion's share of VC funding.
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A look at the hottest deals, business moves and upstart entrepreneurs for July 10 from around the country, as reported by The Business Journals and other local business publications.
The new financing will be used to accelerate the global expansion of Malwarebytes' cutting-edge security technologies, which stop sophisticated threats that defeat traditional endpoint security products.
The amount raised by European-based venture firms was flat for the first half of the year when compared with the first half of 2013, though the number of funds that held closings increased slightly, Mike Billings reports in VentureWire.
"We find a company we like, we try to partner and become strategic investors," Qihoo 360 Director of Strategic Initiatives Mike Liao said.
Google Ventures will open a $100 million tech startup investment fund in London, the company announced on its blog .
Google Inc. 's venture capital unit, the business responsible for investing in Nest Labs and Uber Technologies Inc., has added a European branch with a $100 million initial investment.
Funded in Q2: Blue Apron's three founders : Chief Product Officer Matthew Wadiak, CEO Matt Salzberg, and CTO Ilia Papas.
The German Federal Government has given an important insight to its plans and future measures regarding taxation of the start-up- and VC-ecosystem in Germany by officially answer to a parliamentary request by several members of parliament.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 06:47 pm
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