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Venture firms are making more hires - here's what that means for entrepreneurs

VENTURE FIRMS ARE MAKING MORE HIRES - HERE'S WHAT THAT MEANS FOR ENTREPRENEURS

With the increase of capital in Silicon Valley, venture firms are bringing on more partners. Some entrepreneurs say that the process...

YEEZY Calabasas Profits Will Be Donated to the CCF Wildfire Relief Fund

YEEZY CALABASAS PROFITS WILL BE DONATED TO THE CCF WILDFIRE RELIEF FUND

As California wildfires continue their destructive path through the Golden State, support has been given from all ends, and now YEEZY...

 
 
 
Dia&Co raises 40 million dollars in Series C financing

DIA&CO RAISES 40 MILLION DOLLARS IN SERIES C FINANCING

Plus-size retailer Dia & Co. has raised 40 million dollars in Series C financing, bringing their aggregate to 95 million dollars. The...

A hedge fund run by one of the world's most famous oil traders is the latest major victim of surging market volatility

A HEDGE FUND RUN BY ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST FAMOUS OIL TRADERS IS THE LATEST MAJOR VICTIM OF SURGING MARKET VOLATILITY

Andurand Commodities Fund lost 20.9% in October after predicting prices would rise. The fund, run by renowned oil trader Pierre Andurand,...

 
 
 
The IMF just became the latest to warn about the $1.3 trillion 'leveraged loan' market

THE IMF JUST BECAME THE LATEST TO WARN ABOUT THE $1.3 TRILLION 'LEVERAGED LOAN' MARKET

The IMF has joined leading policy makers, major central banks, and global investors in raising the alarm over the buildup of corporate...

Ray Dalio predicted the financial crisis. Now hear him speak candidly about today's economy at IGNITION 2018

RAY DALIO PREDICTED THE FINANCIAL CRISIS. NOW HEAR HIM SPEAK CANDIDLY ABOUT TODAY'S ECONOMY AT IGNITION 2018

Hedge-fund legend and best-selling author Ray Dalio, who predicted the financial crisis , is coming to IGNITION 2018. The founder and...

 
 
 
Patients may be getting turned away from surgery until their painful disease becomes bad enough to operate on

PATIENTS MAY BE GETTING TURNED AWAY FROM SURGERY UNTIL THEIR PAINFUL DISEASE BECOMES BAD ENOUGH TO OPERATE ON

Wales' only endometriosis centre is inadequately funded and is turning complex cases away because 'it cannot cope with demand'

Get Your Film Made: Franklin Leonard Announces Black List Film Fund

GET YOUR FILM MADE: FRANKLIN LEONARD ANNOUNCES BLACK LIST FILM FUND

Submit your scripts! While speaking at the Wall Street Journal's Tech D.Live conference, Black List founder Franklin Leonard announced...

 
 
 
Bunch raises $3.8 million for video chat for mobile games

BUNCH RAISES $3.8 MILLION FOR VIDEO CHAT FOR MOBILE GAMES

Bunch has raised $3.8 million in funding for its app that lets people play mobile games with friends over video chat. London Venture...

Standard Cognition raises $40M to replace retailers' cashiers with cameras

STANDARD COGNITION RAISES $40M TO REPLACE RETAILERS' CASHIERS WITH CAMERAS

The Amazon Go store requires hundreds of cameras to detect who's picking up what items. Standard Cognition needs just 27 to go after...

 
 
 
Plus-sized clothing startup Dia&Co gets another $70M from Sequoia, USV

PLUS-SIZED CLOTHING STARTUP DIA&CO GETS ANOTHER $70M FROM SEQUOIA, USV

The retail industry has and continues to fail the growing number of American women size 14 or larger, says Nadia Boujarwah, the co-founder...

Airtable raises $100 million to build out enterprise offerings

AIRTABLE RAISES $100 MILLION TO BUILD OUT ENTERPRISE OFFERINGS

Airtable, a platform that combines the best of spreadsheets and databases in a no-code package, has raised $100 million at a valuation...

 
 
 
Wall Street is worried that a $1 billion acquisition will allow Virtu to spy on clients, but the firm has a big plan to quell those anxieties

WALL STREET IS WORRIED THAT A $1 BILLION ACQUISITION WILL ALLOW VIRTU TO SPY ON CLIENTS, BUT THE FIRM HAS A BIG PLAN TO QUELL THOSE ANXIETIES

Virtu Financial last week announced it would acquire ITG, the New York broker dealer. The acquisition will position Virtu to break...

Dragos Raises $37 Million to Secure Industrial Systems

DRAGOS RAISES $37 MILLION TO SECURE INDUSTRIAL SYSTEMS

Two years ago when Rob Lee first sought funding for his cybersecurity startup Dragos , most venture capitalists didn't deem the business...

 
 
 
Bain Capital Ventures has a fresh $1B to invest in startups

BAIN CAPITAL VENTURES HAS A FRESH $1B TO INVEST IN STARTUPS

Bain Capital Ventures , the venture capital arm of the private equity giant Bain Capital, has brought in $1 billion to invest in startups...

 
 
 
Bain Capital Ventures closes new funds totaling $1 billion for startups in SaaS, security, financial tech, and health

BAIN CAPITAL VENTURES CLOSES NEW FUNDS TOTALING $1 BILLION FOR STARTUPS IN SAAS, SECURITY, FINANCIAL TECH, AND HEALTH

Bain Capital Ventures announced today that it has raised $1 billion in investment capital to target startups from the earliest to growth...

Uber's CEO is 'anxious' for more details about murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but says Saudi Arabia still deserves a board seat

UBER'S CEO IS 'ANXIOUS' FOR MORE DETAILS ABOUT MURDERED JOURNALIST JAMAL KHASHOGGI, BUT SAYS SAUDI ARABIA STILL DESERVES A BOARD SEAT

Uber's chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi is 'anxious' to learn about the circumstances behind the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Saudi...

 
 
 
Inside the Launch: The Power of Good Fund

INSIDE THE LAUNCH: THE POWER OF GOOD FUND

We could not be more excited to announce that beginning January 2019, we'll be donating 1% of sales from bareMinerals boutiques and...

Meet Jennifer Tejada, the secret weapon of one of Silicon Valley's fastest-growing enterprise software startups

MEET JENNIFER TEJADA, THE SECRET WEAPON OF ONE OF SILICON VALLEY'S FASTEST-GROWING ENTERPRISE SOFTWARE STARTUPS

PagerDuty, an eight-year-old, San Francisco-based company that sends companies information about their technology, doesn't receive...