Venture Capital News

Are you an entrepreneur? Are you starting a business or developing a new product idea? Or are you looking to invest in new and exciting start-ups? You can stay up-to-date with the latest venture capital industry news through the tailored daily email digest from Wiser. Venture capital has allowed many companies to develop and become successful. Facebook is one of the most famous examples. It is where an investor puts money into a business that is at an early stage of its development. In many cases, the venture capitalist also gives his or her time and access to other resources. The business is unlikely to have access to other sorts of funding, so the injection of cash is a lifeline. For the venture capitalist, it is high risk as the company or product might not work. But there is potential for returns that are above average, particularly in the area of innovative and cutting edge technology. For this reason, venture capital investments remain popular. The Wiser venture capital news email sources the best articles on the internet and presents them to you in a comprehensive and easy-to-use daily email. Sign up today to start receiving it.

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peHub News • Iris Dorbian
TechAccel CEO to Deliver Keynote Address at InvestMidwest Venture Capital Forum
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$1,000 might not seem like a lot of money to get started with investing. But over time, plenty of stocks have turned that seemingly paltry amount into over $100,000. Let's examine two well-known tech stocks that did just that for patient investors...
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Finance, Investment Industry
Join the startup boom, Israel tech tells local investor funds
The Times of Israel » Writers » Tamar PileggiShoshanna Solomon
Representatives of Israel’s high tech industry are calling on the government to take steps to help encourage institutional investors to put their money in Israeli technology. “Institutional investors must immediately increase their investments in the high tech and life sciences industry, both...
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Digital Media, Music Industry
One of SoundCloud's first employees is leaving the music streaming startup
businessinsider.com.auSam Shead
Veteran SoundCloud employee David Noël is leaving the Berlin-based music streaming business. Noël started as community manager and evangelist at SoundCloud in July 2009, before becoming VP of community and evangelist in August 2012. He became head of SoundCloud's internal communications and...
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Finance, Google Inc
Daman Securities becomes Nasdaq Dubai member
Gulf NewsStaff Report
Dubai: Daman Securities has joined Nasdaq Dubai as a member to trade equities, to provide its clients in the GCC and beyond with access to shares of regional and international companies listed on the exchange. Daman Securities has played a pioneering role...
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Cancer, Entrepreneurship
Aviva Ventures invests in Owlstone Medical
peHub NewsLuisa Beltran
Aviva Ventures, the venture capital arm of Aviva plc, has invested in Owlstone Medical Ltd. Financial terms weren’t announced. Owlstone Medical, of Cambridge, England, is a diagnostics company developing a breathalyzer for disease. PRESS RELEASE CAMBRIDGE, England–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Owlstone Medical Ltd, a diagnostics...
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Health Care Costs, Health Care Industry
Report: Evolent Health weighs merger with Advisory Board Co.
The Business JournalsTina Reed
Arlington-based Evolent Health Inc. is considering a merger with D.C.-based health and education consultancy The Advisory Board Co., Reuters reported Friday. Evolent Health (NYSE: EVH), which specializes in helping health care systems improve their business models, was founded in 2011 by a...
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Private Equity, Venture Capital
PE HUB First Read
peHub NewsIris Dorbian
First Read ends your week with news House Republicans postpone vote on healthcare bill, Riverstone, retired energy exec raise $1 bln SPAC and Twitter considers premium product for professionals.
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Entrepreneurship, Finance
TechAccel CEO to Deliver Keynote Address at InvestMidwest Venture Capital Forum
BusinessWire
KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TechAccel, a Kansas City-based technology and venture development company, today announced CEO Michael Helmstetter will deliver the keynote address at the 2017 InvestMidwest Venture Capital Forum, a venture capital conference that showcases companies from the Midwest specializing in life...
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Economic Policy, Finance
Communications: Vital to IPO Success and Sustainability
Working Capital ReviewRobert D. Ferris
The successes of the JOBS Act and a business-friendly Administration with anathema towards over-regulation (Dodd-Frank, etc.) has rekindled an entrepreneurial spirit that has buoyed America’s economy. The ensuing thirst for capital to support innovation and growth strategies leads one to thinking about...
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Finance, Investment Industry
An Impact Investor Urges Caution on the ‘Energy Access Hype Cycle’
NextBillionKyle Poplin
Authors’ note: Ceniarth has been actively engaged in the energy access sector since 2014. We are in the process of reducing our exposure to the venture-backed, solar home system segment of this market. This piece is intended to explain our thinking and...
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