This bi-weekly column covers the latest news from venture capital firms in NYC for the first half of August featuring must-know news including news for BBG Ventures, Corigin, Primary Venture Partners, Luxor Ventures, and much more. Lots of dry powder with eight venture firms raising new funds even though it’s August!
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Authors note: At the suggestion of someone whom I have a lot respect for, I’ve furthered the analysis to include startups with women-only founding teams. This addition further accentuates the disparities in the funding environment. On the heels of learning of a number of inspiring initiatives about women’s equality, including Emma Watson’s brilliant speech to the […]