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Girls Just Wanna Have Funds

Changing the way venture capital firms look at women

This story appears in the March 2000 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Can women get venture capital funding? The arguments on both sides are equally persuasive.

Venture capitalists say they consider profit potential, not gender, when looking for deals. But despite this apparent neutrality, women only got an estimated 4 to 5 percent of the $38 billion invested in the United States in 1999.

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