Venture Capital Firms

'Flappy Bird' Kicks Off Booming Foreign Investments in Vietnam's Startup Scene

The country is becoming a major player in the tech industry, and big financial players are taking notice.

Reuters

· 4 min read

Why Measuring Social Impact Matters to Investors

Here are five ways startups can integrate an impact agenda and established companies can measure social impact in new ways.

Josh Cohen

· 6 min read

Sesame Street Launches VC Arm to Influence Tech for Kids

Lalalala. Lalalala. Elmo loves his goldfish, his startups, too.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

· 3 min read

How Angel Investing Is Different Outside of Silicon Valley

While much of angel investing is the same everywhere, angels outside of Silicon Valley need to do a few things differently to be successful.

Scott Shane

· 4 min read

5 Questions You Must Ask to Build a Company That Lasts

A VC professional shares his thoughts on team building, timing and more.

Joseph Ansanelli

· 5 min read

9 Top Venture Capitalists Share Their Best Advice for Entrepreneurs

When it comes to fundraising, it's a good idea to listen to the men and women doling out the dollars.

Carly Okyle

· 5 min read

Why Angels Are Moving Online

Online platforms are a superior choice for less entrepreneurially experienced, less-active investors who are deploying smaller amounts of money.

Scott Shane

· 4 min read

How Your Small Business Can Play in the Big Leagues

Corporate venture capital funds are looking to invest in innovative startups. Here's how to cash in on the substantial resources of major companies.

Michelle Goodman

· 10 min read

The Bright Side of a Bad Pitch

VCs hear it all, but the bad ideas can be as worthwhile as the good ones.

Sam Hogg

· 2 min read

Why Venture Capital Deals Stay in Silicon Valley

The growing concentration of venture capital investments in Silicon Valley creates a problem for policymakers in other regions.

Scott Shane

· 4 min read

Why VCs Are Devouring Food Startups

Investments in food ventures are heating up. Here's what's making investors bite.

Corie Brown

· 4 min read