In everything from AI to scan for diseases and cancers to blockchain to provide global health care for patients, today’s emerging technologies are making a real difference in medicine. To further that trend, BlueOcean Ventures ll announced the launch of SwissVCToken, a security token offering (STO) platform dedicated to the sale of its BOV Token. With … [Read more...] about BlueOcean Ventures ll’s blockchain-powered VC fund targets medical innovation
With Silicon Valley getting more expensive by the day, there’s plenty of talk of businesses forgoing the area for other U.S. cities, a phenomenon often called “Rise of the Rest.” But is startup activity in markets typically underserved by venture capital actually rising? The nonprofit Center for American Entrepreneurship published a report today that aims to … [Read more...] about Early-stage VC funding remains elusive in most U.S. cities
PHILADELPHIA & HYDERABAD, India–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 12, 2018– SRI Capital (SRI), an early stage venture capital firm focused on funding innovative startups primarily in the US and in India, today announced the launch of its maiden $100M early stage VC fund focused on tech opportunities in the US and India. Anchored by a $20M … [Read more...] about SRI Capital Announces $100M Early Stage US-India VC Fund, Brings Reach and Skillset not Available with Most US and Indian VCs
There’s been a sea change in Series A investment rounds that has been gradually – but persistently – eating away at venture capital (VC) funds’ highest-ROI category investments, and the reason it’s happening may surprise you. According to Cooley’s VC trends, the median Series A valuation has moved up from $16.5 million to $23.0 … [Read more...] about Equity crowdfunding is eroding the best returns VC funds used to enjoy
Hoping to give Europe’s surging startup ecosystem a shot of adrenaline, the European Union today announced the creation of a massive new funds-of-funds program dubbed VentureEU. So far, the EU has committed $505 million of its own budget to the project, which now faces the challenge of raising the balance of the $2.6 billion fund from private investors. VentureEU will … [Read more...] about EU wants to pump $2.6 billion into Europe’s VC funds to close investment gap with U.S.