A Founders Fund VC who moved to Miami in April declared the start of the inaugural "Miami Tech Week," never thinking that there already was a Miami Tech Week."These folks are saying they 'discovered' Miami, which to us is frustrating," said Brian Breslin, a longtime figure in the ...
... and ICICI Investments Strategic Fund for an undisclosed amount ... The early-stage micro VC fund has a total corpus of Rs 80 crore (including the Green Shoe option), slated for investment in D2C brands in food and beverages, beauty, personal care, lifestyle, and home products.
The VC assured that they are also exploring various ways of materialising it including requesting funds from the Government and various agencies,” said DUTA president Rajib Ray ... The long standing issue of non-payment of salaries in the 12 DU colleges that are 100% funded by Delhi Government, were also brought up.DelhiNews. Delhi ... Tags ... Jun 11 ... X.
Drop in funding ... According to business data platform Crunchbase, companies with female founders received just 2.3 per cent of all global VC funding in 2020, down from 2.9 per cent in 2019 ... She took home $150,000 in funding for her startup, Heirlume, which helps small businesses register trademarks.
The craze to stuff capital into successful buy-now-pay-later startups continued this week, with Klarna raising a huge stack of funds at a new, greater valuation ... Startups and VC. Today we’re looking at a few key funding rounds from startupland, then some fund news and a roundup of recent unicorn IPOs ... Serena Williams’ husband raises new fund.
Investors placing capital in earlier and earlier tech deals has been a historical trend for the last few years, but this strategy was generally reserved for the traditional, ‘high-growth’ VC arena ... Now, the latest arrival in this arena is Balderton, one of the Europe’s top VC funds, with may uicorns uder its belt.
These proposals include providing a level playing field to private funds and the SECP has said that the FBR has negligible tax revenue collection from the private equity & venture capital (PE&VC) funds the industry was still at very nascent stage ... The SECP has suggested that the tax rate for ETF should be equal to that for the mutual funds.
That’s about to change as FuelVentures comes out of the door with a new £45million / $63.6 million early-stage focused VC fund, aiming at 60 UK tech startups over the next 12 months ... series A founders, and the VC will also be aiming for pre-seed ventures with the new fund.
Amidst the stratospheric rise of defi and heightened demand for unique and innovative solutions, the global community of angel investors and VC firms is continuously engaging in private funding rounds and token sales ... In addition, angel investors like Polygon’s Sandeep Nailwal and Fetch.ai’s Humayun Sheik, also funded the network.
Additionally, private venture capital firm MasterVentures recently announced a $30 million Polkadot VC Fund. According to the VC firm, the fund is meant to support crypto projects looking to secure a parachain slot on the Polkadot RelayChain... wallet, and several funding options.
Early stage venture capital firm 100X.VC which was founded pre-pandemic in December 2019 has funded 50 start-ups to date and 50 per cent of the 418 investors that have directly invested into these start-ups are CXOs ... Consumer tech, IT/ITES and healthcare to see continued interest from PE funds.