national venture capital association

NVCA chair on immigration orders: “If you’re not at the table, you’re on the menu”

Venky Ganesan, managing director of $4.4 billion venture capital firm Menlo Ventures and current chairman of the National Venture Capital Association, is walking a political tightrope and trying not

In Q4, VCs Kept Funding Young Companies But Slowed Later Bets

Call it the Fidelity effect. According to a new MoneyTree Report from PricewaterhouseCoopers and the National Venture Capital Association, there appears to have been a chill in late-stage funding in

Finally, We’re Going To Get Data About Diversity In Venture Capital

Tech companies have been releasing data about diversity for the past year or so, but relatively little is known about diversity in the startup and venture capital ecosystem. Enter the 2015 Venture

Why Are There So Few Black Investors?

While the technology sector continues to flourish, and its luminaries are seen as role models, the industry as a whole is suffering from a lack of diversity that has undermined its ability to fully re

New York City’s Tech Boom Continues

While Silicon Valley grabs attention as the center of the tech universe and birthplace for some of the biggest startups, the most recent growth data shows that the NYC tech boom is living up to its ow

U.S. VC Firms Raised $5.6B In Q4 2011; Commitments Up 162 Percent But Number Of Funds Down

According to a <a href="http://www.marketwire.com/press-release/venture-capital-firms-raised-56-billion-fourth-quarter-as-industry-continued-consolidate-1604300.htm">report released</a> by Thomson Reu

Venture Capital Investing Up 34 Percent To $6.5 Billion In Q2

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/07/moneytree-analyst-call-q2-2010_final-ppt.png">Venture capitalists invested $6.5 billion in 906 deals in the second quarter of 2010, according

Study: U.S. Venture Capital Industry Expected To Shrink While Emerging Markets Grow

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/07/2010.png">Deloitte and the <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/financial-organization/national-venture-capital-association">National Venture Ca

Venture Returns Rose 3 Percent Last Year, But Longer Term Returns Are Still Hurting

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/counting-pennies.jpg"> Venture capital returns <a href="http://www.marketwire.com/press-release/Venture-Capital-Industry-Saw-Short-Ter

Venture-Backed Exit Activity Is Picking Up Again

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/04/bounce.jpg" class="shot2" />Two separate reports were released this morning, both bringing upbeat news of increased exit activity (M&A, IP

Ten-Year Venture Capital Returns Continue To Slide

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/02/counting-pennies-215x161.jpg" width="215" height="161" /> Ten-year returns for Venture Capital firms <a href="http://www.marketwire.com/press