For decades, SVB was willing to bend over backwards for venture capitalists, serving them in a way that fit their “special needs,” one said. “In return, of course, VCs would recommend Silicon Valley Bank to their startups.”
After a decade of funding theoretical promise and growth at all costs, VCs say careful spending, boring businesses, and solid unit economics are back in style. “We are now in an era of profitability," one said.
Aneel Ranadive of Soma Capital tells Motherboard what his company was doing was “completely against everything that I stand for.”
'Anti Fund' will work on a subscription model, and Paul says his many followers could make up an 'army' to buoy the fund's investments.
A Chinese VC firm and an Israeli startup had the money stolen right out from under their noses thanks to spoofed emails and bogus domains.
Vince Carter made Toronto basketball what it is today. We spoke to director Sean Menard about his new documentary on the Raptors legend.
Vinsanity is alive and well.
Vinsanity's Raptors legacy is complicated due to a nasty divorce with the team in 2004. But he remains the greatest player in franchise history and the biggest superstar to ever play for Toronto.
A new analysis of investment data by CrunchBase finds an interesting path toward gender equality in tech, but questions remain.