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…
A VC ON BIG TRENDS
successful Internet VC Fred Wilson gives a talk about technology trends.
AVC: My Talk at LeWeb
ONTARIO SECURITIES COMMISSION ON CROWDFUNDING
Canada is busy moving forward on new capital raising issues.
Crowdfund Insider: OSC Provides Update on Crowdfunding
NEW VENTURE FIRM FUNDRAISING ACTIVITY UP
Reuters says that new managers continue to find fundraising success.
Reuters Private Markets: Another Big Year for New Funds
IS ANGELLIST SYNDICATION RIGHT FOR YOU?
Investor Ed Roman shares his thoughts on the use of AngelList Syndicates.
PandoDaily: AngelList Syndication Primer
GOOGLE VENTURES INTERVIEW - 2014 PREVIEW
This piece helps explain the direction that Google Ventures is taking in 2014.
VentureBeat: Google Ventures David Krane Interview
CLEANTECH VENTURE CAPITAL REPORT
Private Equity database PitchBook has published its latest VC report.
PitchBook: 2013 Venture Capital Cleantech Report
VENTURE CAPITAL IN 2014
WSJ interviews Scott Kupor from Andreessen Horowitz on his outlook for 2014.
Wall Street Journal: Fears of a Tech Bubble Are Overblown
INVESTING IN 'TECHNOLOGY'
Venture capitalists should invest in new technologies, not Internet companies.
VentureBeat: Invest in Tech, Not the Internet
ASK YOUR VC THESE QUESTIONS
How to ask the right questions of your prospective investors.
OpenView Labs: 7 Questions Founders Should Ask VCs
CROWDFUNDING FINANCIAL DISCLOSURES
What are the costs of financial disclosure requirements for crowdfunding?
Crowdfund Insider: Is Financial Disclosure Too Expensive?