Why are companies investing in startups?

Corporate venture capital is seeing an unprecedented growth. Even though there are concerns over investment in startups by companies, venture capital markets are becoming irrationally exuberant as the large corporations are not showing any signs of doing away with their venture investing activities. Corporate venture capital is generally understood to be some kind of equity investment […]

Valuation, Valuation, Valuation

The following are some inspirational notes from PureVC, a commentator on VC, PE, and Technology. Sharks & Valuations I’ve had the chance recently to watch that relatively new TV show called “Shark Tank”. For those of you not familiar with the show, it’s essentially a pitch show where entrepreneurs pitch their business to 4 or […]