Archives / August, 2011

Should the current market environment change your fundraising strategy?

With the performance of the public markets looking like an EKG read-out, I’ve been asked frequently in the past two weeks what effect this will have on the venture financing market. How tied are private company valuations to the public markets? If you’re planning on raising money in a few months would it be better…

Doing the right thing

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