The venture capital funnel shows just how brutal the VC game is.
We looked at a cohort of 99 blockchain companies that received an initial seed or angel financing in 2013 or 2014, and tracked them through today.
The venture capital funnel highlights the natural selection inherent in the venture capital process.
Sequoia Capital is one of Silicon Valley's storied VC firms. A glimpse into their financing and exit data reveals where the firm sees opportunity.
The good news — you have a much higher shot of raising a Series A. But if the smart money doesn't participate, you might be damaged goods.
Using financing velocity to identify companies with momentum in the European tech scene.
Google Ventures seed portfolio includes notable companies including Optimizely, Zen Payroll and Hired among others. Versus other smart money VCs, its seed follow-on rate is in the middle of the pack.
Sequoia Capital's seed investments receive follow-on financing 87% of the time. Spark Capital re-invests at the highest rate making them the most loyal smart money.
With exits behind it including Twitch, Instagram and RelateIQ, Thrive closed its fourth fund at $400M - 40x the size of its first. We dig into what, where and with who one of venture capital's hottest emerging fund managers is investing.