2008: The Year of the Drought

Schachter, Ken
January 2009
Red Herring;1/2/2009, p1
Trade Publication
The author discusses the performance of venture capitalists in the U.S. in 2008. According to the author, 2008 was the poorest in five years for initial public offerings (IPOs) and merger and acquisition (M&A) exits. He notes that venture-backed companies posted a decline in liquidity via IPOs and M&A.


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