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digitaljournal.com - Afp - Tech venture capital titan Andreessen Horowitz raises $7.2 bn
Tech venture capital titan Andreessen Horowitz raises $7.2 bn
Digital Journal | Elevating voices

A 'generational shift' in computing underpinned by AI has venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, co-founded by Marc Andreessen, optimistic about investing billions recently raised - Copyright GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP Steve Jennings Silicon…

beincrypto.com - Lynn Wang - Venture Capital Giant a16z Raises $7.2 Billion Amid Crypto Sector Revival
Venture Capital Giant a16z Raises $7.2 Billion Amid Crypto Sector Revival
BeInCrypto

Venture capital (VC) giant Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) announced a massive $7.2 billion fundraising on April 16, 2024. The funds will strategically target several key sectors, including American Dynamism ($600 million), Apps ($1 billion), Games…

legit.ng - © AFP 2022 - Tech venture capital titan Andreessen Horowitz raises $7.2 bn
Tech venture capital titan Andreessen Horowitz raises $7.2 bn
Legit.ng

Silicon Valley venture capital star Andreessen Horowitz said Tuesday it had raised $7.2 billion to invest in startups behind games, apps, artificial intelligence and more. More than half of the money spread across five funds is dedicated to a…

france24.com - Tech venture capital titan Andreessen Horowitz raises $7.2 bn
Tech venture capital titan Andreessen Horowitz raises $7.2 bn
FRANCE 24

More than half of the money spread across five funds is dedicated to a 'growth' strategy for late-stage startups, possibly bringing new life to a moribund trend of young companies being bought or going public with offerings of stock. 'This marks an…

forbes.com - James Hudson - 5 Unconventional Places To Look For Jobs Now The Market Is Recovering
5 Unconventional Places To Look For Jobs Now The Market Is Recovering
Forbes

The US Economy added 303,000 jobs in March, marking the 39 month in a row of job growth. Concurrently unemployment has held below 4% for 26 months straight – the longest stretch of continuous low unemployment in 50 years. In contrast…

forbes.com - Expert Panel® - Council Post: 18 Efficient Methods For Finding Business Capital In A Tough Market
Council Post: 18 Efficient Methods For Finding Business Capital In A Tough Market
Forbes

An entrepreneur's ability to obtain financing for their business is hard in a normal market and downright challenging in a down market. In the face of rising interest rates and an unstable market, many investors reduce their spending and turn their…

reuters.com - Niket Nishant - Big banks led by Citi continue layoffs amid pressure to cut costs
Big banks led by Citi continue layoffs amid pressure to cut costs
Reuters

Item 1 of 2 People walk past a CitiBank branch on Avenue of the Americas, in New York, April 9, 2008. REUTERS/Chip East (UNITED STATES)/File Photo [1/2]People walk past a CitiBank branch on Avenue of the Americas, in New York, April 9, 2008.

globenewswire.com - Sound Bioventures - Sound Bioventures joins £19M ($24.5M) financing in UK oncolytic virus company Theolytics
Sound Bioventures joins £19M ($24.5M) financing in UK oncolytic virus company Theolytics
GlobeNewswire

Sound Bioventures joins strong international syndicate comprising M Ventures, Taiho Ventures, Epidarex Capital, Oxford Science Enterprises and the University of Oxford New funding enables Theolytics to advance lead candidate THEO-260 through to…

ibtimes.com - John Stanford - Outlook Promosing For US-Japan Biotech Cooperation
Outlook Promosing For US-Japan Biotech Cooperation
International Business Times

Public and private partnerships between the United States and Japan have helped both countries bring new drugs, vaccines, and other life-saving medical advancements to the global market. Last May, U.S. and Japanese government officials signaled…

analyticsindiamag.com - Sukriti Gupta - Meet the Visionary of AI Venture Capital
Meet the Visionary of AI Venture Capital
Analytics India Magazine

Khosla Ventures, an American venture capital firm founded by Vinod Khosla, recently completed twenty years in business. Passionate about technology-based economic disruption in many industries, the California-based firm invests in a range of areas…

reuters.com - Chevron arm launches $500 million fund to invest in low carbon technologies
Chevron arm launches $500 million fund to invest in low carbon technologies
Reuters

File photo: The logo of American multinational energy corporation Chevron is displayed at their booth during the LNG 2023 energy trade show in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, July 12, 2023. REUTERS/Chris Helgren/File photo Purchase Licensing…

forbes.com - Sindhya Valloppillil - Founders, Forget Warm Intros - Here's A Better Way To Get Meetings With VCs
Founders, Forget Warm Intros - Here's A Better Way To Get Meetings With VCs
Forbes

Admittedly, as a BIPOC female founder who didn't previously work at tech companies such as Google or PayPal, I'm not the most networked in venture capital circles. After trying the warm intro process, which is entrenched in the established…

forbes.com - Alexandre Douzet - Council Post: Not All Capital Is Created Equal: Four Fundraising Principles
Council Post: Not All Capital Is Created Equal: Four Fundraising Principles
Forbes

Alex Douzet is CEO of Pumpkin, a pet insurance and wellness care provider founded to help ensure pets live their healthiest lives. Some of the top reasons I've seen startups fail are running out of cash or not securing the additional funding needed…

bbc.co.uk - Jason Arunn Murugesu - Fujifilm Diosynth restructure put 126 Teesside jobs at risk - BBC News
Fujifilm Diosynth restructure put 126 Teesside jobs at risk - BBC News
BBC

More than 100 jobs are at risk after a pharmaceutical firm announced plans to restructure. Japanese company Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies said 240 staff globally, including up to 126 people on Teesside, were at risk of losing their jobs. A…

techcrunch.com - Aria Alamalhodaei - Former top SpaceX exec Tom Ochinero sets up new VC firm, filings reveal
Former top SpaceX exec Tom Ochinero sets up new VC firm, filings reveal
TechCrunch

Image Credits: SpaceX / Flickr under a CC BY-NC 2.0 license. Former senior SpaceX executive Tom Ochinero is teaming up with SpaceX alum-turned-VC, Achal Upadhyaya, and one of Sequoia's top finance leaders, Spencer Hemphill, on a new venture called…

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