Bain Capital Ventures, the venture capital division of the eponymous Boston-based investment firm, said it has raised a new $1 billion fund to invest in startups, adding to a year of big-dollar fund-raising by tech investors.U.S.
Venture capital for small business must remain a key part of the American economy.www.americanthinker.com
Last year, $7 billion followed into ICOs. Combined with 2018, the cryptocurrency-based funding mechanism is estimated to account for $20 billion. ICOs threatened to disrupt venture capital more widely across the board, but the signs suggest that a relative status quo for investment is returning with VC capital a preferrable option once again. We’ve seen […]TechCrunch
Howie Xu Contributor Share on Twitter Howie Xu is the vice president of artificial intelligence and machine learning at Zscaler. He previously co-founded TrustPath and served as an entrepreneur in residence at Greylock. This month marks the 5-year anniversary of Aileen Lee’s landmark article, “Welcome To The Unicorn Club”. At the time, the piece defined […]TechCrunch
Bain Capital Ventures has raised $1 billion across three new funds.TechCrunch
Three hurdles hold back Latino business owners’ economic growth: credit score problems, limited funding sources and a business knowledge gap.NBC News
The result is a big increase in the size of some early-stage investments and valuations.WSJ