Category: Venture Financing Report

Q1 2019 Quarterly VC Update: Deal Volumes and Valuations Decrease Slightly in the New Year

In conjunction with our Q1 Venture Financing Report, Zack Schildhorn from Lux Capital discusses his take on the state of venture capital investing. A few highlights On the current market: “It’s an ebullient time with plenty of cash in the ecosystem, rising valuations and – importantly – a huge wave of liquidity.” On the […]

Q4 2018 Quarterly VC Update: Hayley Barna on the State of Venture Capital Investing

In conjunction with our Q4 Venture Financing Report, Hayley Barna from First Round Capital discusses her take on the state of venture capital investing. A few highlights On the atomization of seed rounds: Often founders are raising multiple seeds – sometimes raising their institutional seed after already raising over a million dollars, whether through […]

Q3 2018 Quarterly VC Update: Bruce Booth on the State of Venture Capital Investing

In conjunction with our Q3 Venture Financing Report, Bruce Booth from Atlas Venture discusses his take on the state of venture capital investing. A few highlights On deal terms: The pendulum is definitely favoring entrepreneurs and founders, which in life sciences also typically includes venture creation-focused investors. On shifting dynamics: These trends bring life sciences […]

Q2 2018 Quarterly VC Update: Stephen Kraus on the State of Venture Capital Investing

In conjunction with our Q2 Venture Financing Report, Stephen Kraus from Bessemer Venture Partners discusses his take on the state of venture capital investing. A few highlights On deal terms: Generally, the terms have been company and entrepreneur favorable for a long time now, and they continue to remain that way. On the […]

Q1 2018 Quarterly VC Update: Matthew Howard on the State of Venture Capital Investing

In conjunction with our Q1 Venture Financing Report, Matthew Howard from Norwest Venture Partners discusses his take on the state of venture capital investing. A few highlights On his market outlook: Overall, I am extremely bullish as technology continues to be a major contributor to the US economy, and I do think disruptive […]