<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/vc-dollars-2q09-215x146.jpg" width="215" height="146" /> Venture capital dollars going to startups in the U.S. stabilized in the second quart
<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/vc-fundraising-q209-215x112.png" width="215" height="112" /> Venture capital keeps getting squeezed as an asset class. The second quarter of
<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/counting-pennies-215x161.jpg" width="215" height="161" /> The first quarter of 2009 wasn't just a <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/200
There were no venture-backed IPOs in the second quarter, and M&A deals are down. The last time there were no VC-backed IPOs in a quarter was in 1978. The liquidity drought for venture-backed start
The year-end VC financing numbers are in from PricewaterhouseCoopers and the National Venture Capital Association. Total venture fundings for the year were up 10.8 percent to $29.4 billion, and up 11.