Category: Venture Financing Report

Q2 2020 Quarterly VC Update: Michael Lints on Navigating Through the Storm

In conjunction with our Q2 Venture Financing Report, I sat down with Michael Lints of Golden Gate Ventures to get his take on the state of venture capital investing. Key Insights On executing deals in the pandemic: The venture capital market is very connected. Although, for instance, Vietnam has managed COVID really well, it’s still […]

Q1 + April 2020 Quarterly VC Update: Tip of the Iceberg?

With the onset of the COVID-19 crisis in March, we decided to include April data in our first 2020 report to better illustrate any early indicators of effects of the pandemic on the financing environment. Additionally, we have broken out specific statistics by month and industry (technology/life sciences/other) to offer […]

Q4 2019 Quarterly VC Update: Nisa Leung on the State of Venture Capital Investing

In conjunction with our Q4 Venture Financing Report, I sat down with Nisa Leung from Qiming Venture Partners to get her take on the state of venture capital investing. It is worth acknowledging that at the time of drafting the interview questions, coronavirus was just beginning to appear in China. By the time […]

Q3 2019 Quarterly VC Update: Anna Patterson on the State of Venture Capital Investing

In conjunction with our Q3 Venture Financing Report, I sat down with Anna Patterson from Gradient Ventures to get her take on the state of venture capital investing. Key insights On asking for help from your investor: Repeat entrepreneurs ask for help more frequently. When you need help, ask for it. That’s what […]

Q2 2019 Quarterly VC Update: Suranga Chandratillake on the State of Venture Capital Investing

In conjunction with our Q2 Venture Financing Report, Suranga Chandratillake from Balderton Capital discusses his take on the state of venture capital investing. A few highlights On technology companies driving valuations to historic highs: “Software is eating the world, and it has a voracious appetite. … Against a backdrop of sweeping technological change, the […]