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The Growing Pre-Seed Opportunity In VC Financing

The Growing Pre-Seed Opportunity In VC Financing | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
“2015 is on pace for the fewest VC-backed seed rounds under $1M in the past four years. Is this an opportunity for a new crop of pre-seed funds?”
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Sysco looks for acquisitions as profit drops - MarketWatch

Sysco looks for acquisitions as profit drops - MarketWatch | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
“Sysco looks for acquisitions as profit drops MarketWatch Chief Executive Bill DeLaney said Monday that after a year-and-a-half of investing time and money into integration efforts for that planned deal, Sysco has shifted its focus to smaller...”
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The Remarkable Role of Private Equity in Economic Growth

The Remarkable Role of Private Equity in Economic Growth | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
Rather than buy and break businesses, private equity firms buy and build. We take a look at how PE-backed companies compare to other U.S. businesses on jobs and sales growth.
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Middle Market PE Buys and Grow
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The difference between angel investment and venture capital - Virgin Startup Loans

The difference between angel investment and venture capital - Virgin Startup Loans | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
“Angel investment and venture capital - what's the difference, and which is best for your startup?”
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In The U.S., Private Equity Investors Find Rich Opportunities And Fierce Competition

In The U.S., Private Equity Investors Find Rich Opportunities And Fierce Competition | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
“Discriminating private equity (PE) investors have a long list of attributes they look for when deciding where they will put money to work.”
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U.S. Is Ground Zero for Bidding War
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U.S. Venture Capital Investment Spanned 160 Cities in 2014 - NVCA

U.S. Venture Capital Investment Spanned 160 Cities in 2014 - NVCA | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
Venture Capitalists Invested in Companies in the Highest Number of Metro Areas of The Past Five Years WASHINGTON, DC – Venture capitalists invested $48.3 billion into companies located in 160 metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs) in 2014, according...
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Triad tech deals help N.C. have best venture capital start since 2007 - Triad Business Journal

Triad tech deals help N.C. have best venture capital start since 2007 - Triad Business Journal | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
This year's first-quarter tally missed one Triad deal, that would have ranked as one of the state's largest.
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Venture Capital Dealmaking Strong in First Quarter - ThinkAdvisor

Venture Capital Dealmaking Strong in First Quarter - ThinkAdvisor | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
The amount of capital invested in fledgling companies by the venture capital sector in the first quarter rose to $27 billion globally, up from $18 billion a year ago.
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Blackstone Leads the Rebound in Private Equity - Bloomberg

Blackstone Leads the Rebound in Private Equity - Bloomberg | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
Blackstone Leads the Rebound in Private Equity
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VIDEO TEXT. Dec. 24 (Bloomberg) – Bloomberg's Julie Hyman discusses Blackstone's stock ending a six-year drought and the comeback of private equity in 2013.
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Private Equity's Wealth Divide - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Private Equity's Wealth Divide - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
Private Equity's Wealth Divide
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Private-equity investors have received $120 billion, net, in cash from distributions, according to advisory firm Triago.
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The worst is over for private equity: Coller Capital | VCCircle

The worst is over for private equity: Coller Capital | VCCircle | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it

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Amazon's Acquisitions

Amazon's Acquisitions | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
“The following infographic summarizes Amazon's acquisitions and which areas their acquired companies reside in. The infographic illustrates that, out of the 53 companies that Amazon acquired, Retail...”
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Merger frenzy: Big acquisitions 'have come back into favor' - Omaha World-Herald

Merger frenzy: Big acquisitions 'have come back into favor' - Omaha World-Herald | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
“NEW YORK (AP) — Deal makers from New York to London had a busy first half of the year, and mega-mergers drove the frenzy.”
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U.S. Dollars are returning home.

U.S. Dollars are returning home. | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
Chinese deal value in U.S. investments surge from $1 billion to $4.3 billion since 2012.
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What VC Can Learn From Private Equity – AVC

“What VC Can Learn From Private Equity by @fredwilson http://t.co/czYzC23gMk”;
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Venture Investing Just Had Its Biggest Q1 in 15 Years, Says PwC Report

Venture Investing Just Had Its Biggest Q1 in 15 Years, Says PwC Report | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
At $13.4 billion, the first fiscal quarter of 2015 clocked in the most first-quarter funding since 2000.
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‘Cutting to the bone’ is the wrong move in private equity

‘Cutting to the bone’ is the wrong move in private equity | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
“‘cutting To The Bone’ Is The Wrong Move In Private Equity. Guest: Private Equity Deals Are All About Cutting Fat And Boosting Profits, But There’s One Stone Still Left unturned.”
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In The U.S., Private Equity Investors Find Rich Opportunities And Fierce Competition

In The U.S., Private Equity Investors Find Rich Opportunities And Fierce Competition | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
“Discriminating private equity (PE) investors have a long list of attributes they look for when deciding where they will put money to work.”
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U.S. Is Ground Zero for Bidding War
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Venture Investing Just Had Its Biggest Q1 in 15 Years, Says PwC Report

Venture Investing Just Had Its Biggest Q1 in 15 Years, Says PwC Report | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
At $13.4 billion, the first fiscal quarter of 2015 clocked in the most first-quarter funding since 2000.
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U.S. Manufacturing and M&A

U.S. Manufacturing and M&A | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
Manufacturing business owners, hear this: M&A activity in manufacturing is at its highest level since before the 2008 financial crisis.
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Top VCs Predict Where They'll Invest Their Money In 2014 - Forbes

Top VCs Predict Where They'll Invest Their Money In 2014 - Forbes | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
Top VCs Predict Where They'll Invest Their Money In 2014
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Other views include bear and bull takes on e-commerce and education tech, opportunity working with financial services, plus one bold prediction that Apple is primed to make a major move.
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TOP VC TECH INVESTORS DISCUSS MARKET TRENDS AND GIVE THEIR PREDICTIONS

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Why You Need to Think Twice About Seeking Venture Capital

Why You Need to Think Twice About Seeking Venture Capital | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
Entrepreneurs seek venture capital, even though it is financially unattractive. Think twice about jumping in. The water is deep.
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Avoid The 'Death Zone' Of Venture Capital - Forbes

Avoid The 'Death Zone' Of Venture Capital - Forbes | Private Equity and Venture Capital | Scoop.it
Avoid The 'Death Zone' Of Venture Capital
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Do you have revenues of $5-$10MM and profits under $3MM a year? Are you a company looking to raise outside capital for the first time?
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