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Israel Approves Plan To Draw Institutional Investors To Tech Scene

The government has approved a plan to encourage institutional investors to invest in mature tech companies that have already raised tens of millions of shekels in funding.
Read by 80% of LPs May 06, 2020

Private Equity, Lobbying The U.S. For Help, Is Mostly Hearing 'No'

When the federal government began extending trillions of dollars in aid to companies and investors battered by the pandemic, some of the country's biggest private equity firms have lobbied hard to shape the stimulus in their favor.
Read by 76% of LPs April 23, 2020

Institutional investors Warn Hedge Funds On Tapping Small-Business Aid

Institutional investors in Pennsylvania and Alaska are taking a dim view of hedge funds and other asset managers seeking to tap emergency U.S. government money designed for struggling small businesses.
Read by 51% of LPs April 17, 2020

VC Thinks There Will Be Billions Of Dollars Of Fraud From SBA's $350B Loan Program

Two week ago, the U.S. government rolled out a $350 billion small business loan program as part of a $2 trillion stimulus package aimed at keeping the economy afloat through the coronavirus. But the rollout was frustrating and messy, to say the least.
Read by 52% of LPs January 24, 2020

GPs Bullish As Spanish Private Equity Comes Of Age

The introduction of new private equity laws in Spain in 2014 and the introduction of government tax measures benefiting private equity funds have given GPs clarity and a solid legal framework to operate in.
Read by 33% of LPs October 07, 2019

World's Best-Run Pension Funds Say It's Time to Start Worrying

Back in 2012, the world's best-managed pension market was thrown a lifeline by the Danish government to help contain liabilities. Seven years later, with rates now well below zero, even Denmark's $440 billion pension system says the environment has become so punishing that it may be time for a change in European rules.
Read by 67% of LPs August 13, 2019

How China Can Spy On Your Electronics, Even In The U.S.

The U.S. government's top counterintelligence official has a stark warning for visitors to China: The Chinese government can spy on your smartphones, tablets, and computers.
Read by 71% of LPs April 29, 2019

Government Can Help Startups Bridge The 'Valley Of Death'

Economic incentives offered by U.S. states to attract established companies grab headlines. The pursuit of Amazon by various cities and states, for example, captured the public interest and also created strong sentiments for and against such investment.
Read by 52% of LPs January 28, 2019

4 Ways AI Education, Ethics Will Disrupt Society In 2019

In 2018, we witnessed a clash of titans as government and tech companies collided on privacy issues around collecting, culling and using personal data.
Read by 35% of LPs December 07, 2018

Chinese VC Firms Put Several Silicon Valley Startups At Risk

Danhua Capital has made considerable investments in a couple of Silicon's Valley's startups which are deemed highly promising in fields such as artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, and drones. Over 20 Silicon Valley venture capital firms share strong ties and have direct access to either a Chinese-owned entity or funds from the Chinese government.
Read by 79% of LPs