TITLE

VC Bankrolls Jump in 4th Quarter

AUTHOR(S)
Schachter, Ken
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;1/14/2008, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increase in the amount raised by venture capital firms in the fourth quarter of 2008, according to a survey released by Thomson Financial and the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA). A total of 235 venture funds raised money in 2007, a 2.6 percent increase from 2006. NVCA president Mark Heesen said clean technology and life science businesses require substantial capital investment. Venture fundraising has steadily gained momentum since the bust year of 2002.
ACCESSION #
36961807

 

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