How unicorns helped venture capital get later, and bigger
The venture capital industry’s comeback from fear in Q1 and parts of Q2 to Q3 greed is worth understanding. To get our hands around what happened to private capital in 2020, we’ve taken lo
Late-stage deals made Q3 2020 a standout VC quarter for US-based startups
Remember back in March when the VC game was done for the year, checkbooks were snapping shut and startup layoffs led the headlines? So much for all that. Q3’s venture capital numbers are in and
Fintech VC sets records in Q4 despite early-stage slowdown
Thanks to a dataset from startup and venture data provider CB Insights, we have a fresh, deep look into the world of startup fintech investment.
Tech startups going public raise 3x more today than in 2015
Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the grey space in between. Today we’re exploring the 2019 IPO cohort from a capital-in perspective. Ho
Investment advisory software developer SigFig raises $50 million
SigFig, the developer of an automated wealth management toolkit, has raised $50 million in a new round of funding. The company said the new money would be used to continue its research and development
Report: $28.3B Was Invested In 3,267 VC Deals In 2012; Seed Funding Hits Record Levels
Venture capital database <a target="_blank" href="http://www.cbinsights.com/">CB Insights</a> is releasing a <a target="_blank" href="http://www.cbinsights.com/blog/trends/venture-capital-2012-report"