Tag: NVCA

WI VC Investment: Down (& Out?) in Q3 ’13

The venture capital investment numbers are out for the Q3 2013 (courtesy of NVCA & PwC). I am usually not particularly interested in the quarterly fluctuations but the Wisconsin numbers caught my eye, particularly relative to the national data. National VC Environment The national data across industries puts investment from Q1 to Q3 in 2013 at $20.7B, which compares favorably

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2012 Wisconsin Investment Capital Roundup

The fourth quarter venture capital investment numbers came out, which prompted me to update the biotech investment numbers as well as the Wisconsin VC numbers. As I was looking at the data, I was reminded that for a place with few VC dollars such as Wisconsin (<$100M per year across industries) we need to evaluate

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The Quarter is Over…And of course that means VC data

The venture capital investment numbers are out for the Q2 2012 (courtesy of NVCA & PwC). Last quarter, I pondered what the quarterly numbers mean relative to annual figures and I wanted to provide an update. I aim to post again about why I think the focus on these numbers distract from a more important issue: understanding how

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