VC

Mar
25
Three Paradigms for Investing in the Future of Food

Three Paradigms for Investing in the Future of Food

Solving the world's future food supply deficit requires innovation to improve the yield, nutrition and sustainability of existing agricultural practices. Why is the current system insufficient, and what areas will investors focus on going forward?
10 min read
Jul
20
Farms & Factories: European VC's Divergent Decade

Farms & Factories: European VC's Divergent Decade

European startups received €159 billion of funding over the past decade. Yet, an increasingly select group of stakeholders drive most of the topline figures.
15 min read
Jun
20
State of the Venture Capital Industry in 2019

State of the Venture Capital Industry in 2019

Over the past decade, venture capital funding has risen by 17% annually to a figure of $254 billion. What factors have contributed to this surge and what do they mean for the industry going forward?
25 min read
Feb
05
Revenue-Based Financing in VC: A Study on Playing Averages Over Home Runs

Revenue-Based Financing in VC: A Study on Playing Averages Over Home Runs

Would investing in startups for a capped return, repaid over time, be a more sustainable alternative to hypergrowth investing?
14 min read
May
03
Exploring Evergreen Funds with a VC Investor Who Raised One

Exploring Evergreen Funds with a VC Investor Who Raised One

Open-ended or evergreen funds can be beneficial for venture capital investing due to the alignment, flexibility and transparency they bring between stakeholders. In a discussion with a GP who raised an open-ended VC fund, the potential of this asset class is explored.
13 min read
Jun
08
Three Core Principles of Venture Capital Portfolio Strategy

Three Core Principles of Venture Capital Portfolio Strategy

Unlike other asset classes, venture capital returns do not follow a normal distribution curve. Portfolio success is maximized by finding rare deals that bring outsized returns.
24 min read