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VCs seek larger sums and aim to secure funding early in the year
Silicon Valley founders stand out with their appetite for risk
Breakthrough Energy Ventures promises a more efficient way to extract the mineral
£12bn invested in early-stage ventures in 2019, but funding for university enterprises fell 10%
Silicon Valley group plans to make later-stage investments
Fears of greater scrutiny bring multiyear Chinese spending spree to end
The worry for Silicon Valley is that the impulse for creative destruction is now fading
Sequoia and Warburg Pincus are funding sharing companies despite WeWork collapse
A record $13.4bn was raised in the US by ‘Spacs’ last year
Sale of The Wing holding comes as management attempts to revive group after cash crunch
Temasek, SoftBank and Alibaba are expected to invest in ecommerce platform
Early shareholders allege they were forced to sell out for less than the value of their stakes
Investment jumps 44% in 2019 as Europe closes gap on US and China
Investment in SecFi comes as start-up employees look for ways to unlock wealth before IPO
If by forgotten, you mean affluent urban areas.
There are still reasons for optimism as young population expected to drive growth
The gig economy becomes the ghost economy.
Fundraisings for groups such as challenger bank Chime have been heavily oversubscribed
Island state is spending to upgrade its economy again
£716m pours into the funds in 2018-19, but advisers warn of the high risk profile
The collapse in the company’s valuation has implications for investors in start-ups
A fifth of new venture capital funds raised in Europe come from private wealth
Just when you thought real-estate couldn’t get anymore financialised.
Data processing group now belongs to elite group of German unicorns
Latest cash infusion will be used to invest in technology and make new hires