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November 17, 2017
In September, the National Venture Capital Association filed its first-ever lawsuit: It sued the US government for blocking a key immigration program.
First Round Capital's name pretty much says it all. The firm, which was the first VC backer of Uber, invests at the earliest possible stages. Here's a look at its portfolio, big exits & more.
Building a successful ecommerce business may be hard, but it can still be done. We spoke with leaders in the industry for their tips on how to survive and thrive.
November 13, 2017
November 20, 2017
Amid widespread pessimism and a 40% share decline, GE's long and winding road ahead requires successful integration of acquisitions amid a raft of divestitures.
November 16, 2017
We've put together everything you need to know about the Stitch Fix IPO.
November 15, 2017
LPs beware: Private equity firms aren't letting go of their US-based investments anytime soon.
November 14, 2017
Earlier this year, 2017 was on pace for a significant drop in VC activity in the US adtech industry. The figures have improved since then—but not by much.
As advances in science and medicine help us to live longer, VC investors are keen to back startups in the healthtech space. But how they are doing it?
23andMe's landmark funding has helped lead to a banner year for biotech and genetics companies.
November 10, 2017
After a record-setting year in 2016, M&A activity in entertainment software has fallen off to levels last seen in 2013 and 2014.
November 08, 2017
The company's senior VP of engineering is stepping down amid an overhaul of its signature platform. Meanwhile, internet giant Tencent now holds a 12% stake in Snap.
While there have been successful listings of PE-backed companies in 2017, three of the biggest failed PE-backed IPOs this year are from Europe.
November 07, 2017
Find out what is driving the buyouts, bolt-ons, exits and capital commitments in European private equity in 2017.
Lindsay Goldberg has announced that Jack Lew, who was the US Secretary of the Treasury from 2013 to 2017, will join the firm as a partner.
In the 11 years since, more substantial deals have taken place. But at the time, the take-private buyout of HCA was one for the record books.
We all dream of retirement. Yet for many, a nightmare is coming amid pension underfunding and a likely decline in investment returns.
2016 may have been the year of the mega-deal, but 2017 is still going strong.
In which sectors are VCs committing their capital? And what are the most popular exit routes? Check out the highlights from our 3Q European Venture Report to find out.
Unlike other buyout shops, Apollo's founders aren't ready to step down yet.
Cross-border private equity activity remains high in Canada, despite mounting trade-related fears since the onset of the Donald Trump administration.
November 09, 2017
So far, 2017 has been an average year for buyout fundraising in Asia. To get to the unusual part, one must look into the future.
In 2016, startups headquartered in the Philadelphia area raised more than $1 billion in VC, double the amount seen a decade earlier.
In the 10 years since SXSW launched its Accelerator Pitch Event, 403 companies have participated and gone on to raise $4.6 billion through a combination of VC deals and acquisitions.
November 06, 2017
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