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Why VC Valuations Increase, Why This Might Be A Trap

The money floating into capital markets is rising. This is good news for startups, as this means more big financing rounds all over Europe – and supposedly higher startup valuations.
Read by 74% of LPs April 28, 2021

Alphabet Q1 Profit Boosted By $4.75B Investment Gain

With a growing portfolio of investments in emerging tech companies, Alphabet is benefiting from rising start-up valuations and a solid market for IPOs.
Read by 49% of LPs April 21, 2021

Silicon Valley's Deal Machine Is Cranking: Never Seen This Frenzied

Years into a boom for venture capital fueled by low-interest rates and the prospect of a lucrative hit in tech, deal flow and valuations are reaching new peaks. Among the biggest beneficiaries are the companies vying to become the next big social-media platform.
Read by 51% of LPs January 21, 2020

Top Venture Capital Exits To Watch This Year

Several large technology startups found big exits last year. One big lesson was that lofty private valuations don't necessarily translate to the public markets, particularly if there's no pathway to profitability.
Read by 62% of LPs January 15, 2020

UK Tech Investment Outpaced U.S., China In 2019

Stats showed that nearly half of the total amount invested in U.K. tech came from U.S. and Asian investors. Last year, foreign investors flocked to the U.K. and Europe in search of cheaper valuations amid growing interest in burgeoning areas like fintech.
Read by 41% of LPs December 20, 2019

Why WeWork Hasn't Killed Off Big Venture Capital Deals

The WeWork saga was a kind of reckoning for tech valuations in private markets. But that doesn't mean venture capitalists are shying away from big deals, according to a recent outlook.
Read by 32% of LPs November 18, 2019

Private Equity Is Set To Grow At The Stock Market's Expense

The last couple of years count as only the third time in history when private equity-backed acquisition values, measured as a multiple of cash flow, have exceeded valuations in global stock markets, according to Bain & Company.
Read by 38% of LPs September 06, 2019

It's Going To Get Harder For Australia Pensions To Make Money

Australia's pension funds will be forced to push more money into less traditional assets -- such as apartment developments and even direct lending to companies -- after the strong recent performance of equities and fixed-income left valuations lofty in public markets.
Read by 74% of LPs December 13, 2018

Trusted Insight CEO Talks VC Landscape

In this fireside chat, Jyri Engerstrom, co-founder and general partner at Yes VC, and Alex Bangash, CEO at Trusted Insight, discuss disruption in the venture capital landscape. Alex has been an active investor ahead of many trends in the venture capital scene and here's what he had to share.
Read by 74% of LPs November 17, 2018

Are Unicorns Special Anymore?

When a former Kleiner Perkins partner and founder of the VC firm Cowboy Ventures coined the term "unicorn" in 2013, there were just 39 companies that had earned the title. Five years later, the rate at which startups are becoming unicorns has increased 353.1%.
Read by 49% of LPs