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27 July 2016

VC Euro tech investment slumps as investors fail to see path to $1bn-plus exits

ipad-606764_1920 A devastating slide in $1bn-plus VC-backed exits has seen European tech financings slump as investors fail to see a strong path from investment to returns.

26 July 2016

Foreign PE firms shore up Israel dealmaking amid H1 drop $

flag-21096_1280 Foreign private equity investors has helped shore up the Israel dealmaking environment amid a year-on-year drop in total PE investment in the first half of 2016.

25 July 2016

Asia VC fundraising overtakes North American for first time in Q2

globe-1339833_1920 Asian venture capital fundraising overtook North America for the first time in the last quarter thanks to another record-breaking result, new research has revealed.

21 July 2016

European VC sees capital boom despite declining fund close numbers $

rocket-461750_1920 European venture capital's pronounced slide in fund closes since 2011 may continue, but the volume of capital being ploughed into funds is booming, new research shows.

20 July 2016

US PE fundraising capital continues mini-boom, closed funds numbers drop $

dollar-exchange-rate-544949_1920 US private equity fundraising has scored one of its strongest quarters since 2011 despite a dropoff in the number of funds closed, new research shows.

18 July 2016

May biotech PE, VC deal numbers boom falls back to earth $

dna-694798_1920 The number of biotech deals done by private equity and venture capital firms has dropped back sharply from May's 12-month high, new research shows.

15 July 2016

June PE dealmaking rise fails to mask stuttering start to 2016 $

business-163464_1280 In total 10 of the top 20 deals by value broke the USD 1,000 million barrier in the month under review, four of which were worth USD 3,000 million, or more.

13 July 2016

Booming Israel tech investment down to VC, corporate interest $

mother-board-581597_1920 A burst in large deals in the Israeli tech sector is largely down to new capital from venture capital and corporate investors, new research suggests.

12 July 2016

Brexit shock could see Euro IPO activity drop 50% year-on-year $

brexit-1491370_1920 The UK's shock vote to leave the EU looks set to see European IPO activity fall to less than €25bn by the end of the year - less than half the amount raised in 2015.

7 July 2016

LPs ignoring doom merchants to send 2016 VC commitments soaring $

money-1459232_1920 US venture capital fundraising has continued its surprisingly strong 2016 by raising more money in a single quarter than ever before, new research shows.

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