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Venture Capital This Week - August 15

Published: 8/15/2013 9:16:57 AM

It's always an interesting week in venture capital. Discover the best stories, blog posts and other information inside the VC ecosystem in the US and in hotspots around the world. Onward dear reader…


OHIO ALLEGES PROMINENT CROWDFUNDER FRAUD

The State of Ohio's Division of Securities is alleging that SoMoLend has violated a number of securities laws.

     Cincinnati.com: State Alleges Fraud by Key Startup Lender

 

GROWTH EQUITY VERSUS VENTURE CAPITAL

Cambridge Associates says that growth stage equity investing has outperformed venture capital.

     PE Hub: Growth Equity Outperforms Venture Capital

 

M&A MARKET UPDATE

Take a look at the latest detailed M&A report from Marlin & Associates.

     Marlin & Associates: August 2013 Market Update (PDF)

 

SEC REGULATION D CONCERNS

Some industry participants have raised concerns about proposed SEC rule changes to Regulation D.

     Strictly Business: Proposed Regulation D Rules Changes

 

INBOUND FUNDRAISING TECHNIQUES

This author shares his methodology for using AngelList for "inbound" fundraising.

     Antony Brydon: Close A Round with New Inbound Tools

 

THE CASE FOR REALISM

VC Mark Suster in an interview about the importance of being realistic.

     Both Sides of the Table: The Importance of Realism

 

VENTURE CAPITAL FUNDRAISING REPORT

PitchBook has its latest report on venture capital fundraising.

     PitchBook: 2H 2013 - VC Report (PDF)

 

SECURITY INDUSTRY INVESTING TRENDS

Menlo Ventures VC Adam Boutin shares three trends for security industry investing.

     PE Hub: Innovation Trends in Security Investing

 

DO YOU HAVE QUALITY GROWTH?

Lightspeed Venture Partners VC Jeremy Liew says that engagement is as important as growth.

     Think Big.Move Fast: Engagement -> Retention -> Growth

 

INVESTING WITH THE HERD

Early-stage startup guru Paul Graham gives his opinion on the dynamics of startup investing.

     Paul Graham: Investor Herd Dynamics

 

 

 

Don Jones
CEO, VentureDeal

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