We've frequently been asked to help clients identify the "hot" startups in an investor's portfolio. Now, we do.
Techstars now offers an equity-back guarantee to startups. Smart, desperate or too much money chasing too few good opportunities?
Some differences we've noticed in selling mid-size and large investment banks.
While lots of folks try to replicate Y Combinator, why isn't anyone trying to copy multi-billion dollar Rocket Internet?
Beyond the media, a lot of bloggers are now using our data in their narratives. If you've done that, let us know.
VC performance data is prone to selection bias, incompleteness and time lags. On top of that, everyone, it seems, can be top quartile. There must be a better way.
Crowdfunding is proving to be a blessing for VC dealflow.
We get a lot of emails from our newsletter subscribers. When they write in, here is what they write about.
One of the ways savvy financial services firms are trying to separate the signal from the noise is via feeds that alert them to the Fin Tech activity of smart VCs.
The glut of angels & micro-VCs may ultimately be a good thing for mid-sized and large VC firms who are essentially outsourcing risk to these early investors.