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The complicated calculus of taking Facebook’s venture money

June 13, 2020 0

Facebook is reportedly getting into the venture capital game, but for young entrepreneurs working in social media, ignoring or deleting that particular friend request could

Indie.vc founder Bryce Roberts: Profitability is ‘more achievable than a Series A round’

April 27, 2020 0

Despite all evidence to the contrary, there’s more to building a startup than raising venture capital. Founders are finding success without overly relying on VC

Changing policy, Y Combinator cuts its pro rata stake and makes investments case-by-case

April 16, 2020 0

In a message posted to its internal communications channel earlier this week, the massive startup accelerator Y Combinator said it will change the terms of

These specialized Africa VC funds are welcoming co-investors

February 20, 2020 0

For global venture capitalists still on the fence about entering Africa, a first move could be co-investing with a proven fund that’s already working in

African crowdsolving startup Zindi scales 10,000 data scientists

February 18, 2020 0

Cape Town based startup Zindi has registered 10,000 data-scientists on its platform that uses AI and machine learning to crowdsolve complex problems in Africa. Founded

TLcom Capital closes $71M Africa fund with plans to back 12 startups

February 5, 2020 0

VC firm TLcom Capital has closed its Tide Africa Fund at $71 million with plans to make up to 12 startup investments over the next

The case for cooperative tech startups

February 3, 2020 0

When Uber and Lyft went public, it wasn’t the drivers who got rich — it was the executives, investors and some early employees. In an

All eyes are on the next liquidity event when it comes to space startups

January 30, 2020 0

At the FAA’s 23rd Annual Commercial Commercial Space Transportation Conference in Washington, DC on Wednesday, a panel dedicated to the topic of trends in VC

Catalyst Fund gets $15M from JP Morgan, UK Aid to back 30 EM fintech startups

January 20, 2020 0

The Catalyst Fund has gained $15 million in new support from JP Morgan and UK Aid and will back 30 fintech startups in Africa, Asia,

Finding free money for your social impact startup

December 3, 2019 0

David Teten Contributor David Teten is an advisor to emerging investment managers and a Venture Partner with HOF Capital. He was previously a partner for

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