VCs Look for Money; Investors May Balk

Tunick, Britt Erica
September 2003
Investment Dealers' Digest;9/15/2003, Vol. 69 Issue 35, p13
Trade Publication
Reports on role of venture capital time diversification in avoiding market downturn. Effect of the 2000 market downturn on how venture capitalists makes investments; Growing demand for venture capital investments from overseas investors.


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