The 2013 Global Venture Capital Confidence report came out today which found that investor confidence in the U.S. grew over the past year, while enthusiasm for companies in emerging markets is down.
The credit score, a first for the industry, is calculated using eight different criteria that are assembled to create an economic and risk profile for a project.
Whether you are closing a round of funding or pretending to live in the 1920s, champagne is in order. Check out today’s 12 funding stories.
Google takes a minority stake in online investment community Lending Club as part of a $125 million secondary transaction.
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management conducted a survey of high net worth investors and found that fewer than 23% of respondents plan to invest in startups in the near future.
A hootin’, hollerin’, foot-stompin’, hand-clappin’ overview of the deals in today’s funding news.
Guest Post The current thinking around tranches by most investors is that they are a good tool to motivate founders, however, tranches are more damaging to the long term success of a company than investors typically consider,
The new Silicon Valley handshake is a four-step digitally-enhanced process.
Guest Post What are the plusses and minuses of taking in money from a corporation versus a financial investor?
One of New York’s most prominent “big data”-focused investors, Matt Turck, has joined First Mark Capital as a managing director.
The day after the Academy Awards ceremonies, startups and their investors get their moment in the spotlight.
Here is today’s overview of funding news, including big data, student loans, and wedding photos.
“If you can wipe your nose, you can be a VC,” Singh said. “Please don’t tweet that.”
Just like the hot chocolate I made over the weekend, today’s Funding Daily has a pinch of ‘this’ and a sprinkle of ’that’.
In the aftermath of defeat, rises funding news.
Online investing platform FundersClub gains acceptance and legitimacy as a member of the National Venture Capital Association.
Peer-to-peer lending marketplace Prosper.com raises $20M in new funding to accelerate growth.
Thanks to investors and the alleged “energetic gateway” that opened today, an unusually high number of startups announced fundraising today.
Strong, weak, investor, entrepreneur, kitten, soldier, journalist. We all survived, and with it, so did Funding Daily.
Six months after the departure of cofounder John Simon, General Catalyst Partners has scooped up Adam Valkin from Accel Partners, where he has worked since April 2010.
A festive holiday party mix bowl of today’s funding news.
Life in the tech scene is a lot like life on the Africa savanna. Read more to find out which 15 companies drank from investor watering holes today.
Big data is hot right now in the technology world and VCs are eagerly opening their wallets to companies that slice and dice data into yummy (or at least useful) form.