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Tomio Geron / Wall Street Journal:
Startup incubator Science announces blockchain-related program, called Science Blockchain, funded via ICO starting Sept. 18; sources say ICO has $50M-$100M goal   —  Startup incubator Science will hold initial coin offering targeting up to $100 million  —  Startup incubator Science …
Aug 3, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Tomio Geron / Wall Street Journal:
At least nine venture firms other than Sequoia Capital are using scout networks, with the lack of transparency posing potential hazards for founders   —  Hunt by big firms for early-stage forces founders to navigate risks  —  Sequoia Capital has become well known in Silicon Valley for building …
Jul 18, 2017, 4:53 PMIn context
Tomio Geron / Wall Street Journal:
New Enterprise Associates, which primarily invests in tech and healthcare startups, has raised its latest fund at $3.3B, the largest venture fund ever   —  New Enterprise Associates has raised its latest fund at $3.3 billion, the largest venture fund ever, according to Dow Jones VentureSource.
Jun 19, 2017, 5:20 PMIn context
Tomio Geron / Wall Street Journal:
AEye raises $16M Series A from KPCB, Airbus, Intel, and others for its Lidar and computer vision tech   —  AEye Inc. has raised $16 million led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and another unnamed investor for its Lidar and computer vision technology.
Jun 18, 2017, 10:35 PMIn context
Tomio Geron / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is seeking to raise $100M+ at $1B+ valuation   —  Coinbase, a bitcoin startup, is in talks to raise about $100 million in new funding at a valuation of more than $1 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
Jun 2, 2017, 3:57 PMIn context
Tomio Geron / Wall Street Journal:
Remix, which helps transit agencies plan routes, raises $10M Series A, led by Sequoia Capital   —  Remix has raised $10 million in Series A financing led by Sequoia Capital to help public transportation planners quickly create or change their transit routes.
May 9, 2017, 4:10 PMIn context
Tomio Geron / Wall Street Journal:
May 9, 2017, 12:05 AMIn context
Tomio Geron / Wall Street Journal:
Seeking broader acceptance in the world of venture capital, 500 Startups reveals detailed return fund performance data as it raises its fourth fund   —  When entrepreneur-investor Dave McClure launched his seed fund and accelerator 500 Startups in 2010, he was perhaps best known for his colorful, opinionated blog posts about startups.
Jul 21, 2016, 4:35 PMIn context
Tomio Geron / Exitround:
Report on tech M&A: raising more capital does not necessarily result in a larger exit price   —  The Exit Curve: Exitround's Report On Tech M&A  —  Raising as much capital as possible is often seen as a badge of honor in Silicon Valley.  And there are many great reasons for startups to raise as much capital as possible.
Jun 2, 2014, 7:25 AMIn context
Tomio Geron / Forbes:
Morgenthaler Partners Raise $175M For Canvas Venture Fund   —  Three partners from Morgenthaler Ventures have raised a $175 million information technology fund under a new name, Canvas Venture Fund.  —  The managing directors of the fund are from Morgenthaler: Gary Little, Rebecca Lynn and Gary Morgenthaler.
Sep 12, 2013, 11:45 AMIn context

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