Tag Archives: later stage

Venture Capital Deals Shrink In Number, Increase in Size

Venture capital deals have dropped 25% in the 2nd Quarter 2014 compared to same quarter 2013, but the capital invested has increased by 40% and the median deal size has gone from $2.1 million to $5 million, a 58% increase. … Continue reading

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Room For Crowdfunding As VCs Retreat

Although venture capitalists invested more money (much more) in the first quarter of this year, they are abandoning seed deals in favor of later stage transactions. More evidence that crowdfunding is necessary to fill the financing gap. PriceWaterhouseCoopers reports that … Continue reading

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Seed Valuations Inflated By Crowd Funding ?

What’s your company worth if it has no customers or revenues? Pitchbook, a data analysis firm, has found that “the median pre-money valuation for all companies at the seed stage has doubled over the last four years from $2.6 million … Continue reading

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