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LTV Capital Releases Findings From Over 800 Global Emerging Fund Managers Across the Venture Capital Ecosystem

LTV Capital, a London, UK-based venture capital fund-of-funds investing in capital-efficient, diverse emerging fund managers, has published a report with data from 800+ global emerging...

Frontline Ventures Says European Startups Delay US Expansion

The new U.S. Playbook from Frontline Ventures, a London, UK-based venture capital firm focusing on B2B software companies, revealed that, since COVID, European startups are delaying their expansion into the US, with the average age of the...

13books Capital Closes New Fintech Fund, at £121M

13books Capital (fka Element Ventures), a London, UK-based fintech focused vc firm, announced the close of its new fund, at £121M. Limited Partners (LPs) include...

Praetura Ventures Hires Two

Praetura Ventures, a North West UK-based VC and Northern Powerhouse Investment II (NPIF II) NW Equity fund manager, has appointed two new industry professionals...

Index Ventures Closes New Funds Totalling $2.3 Billion

Index Ventures, a London, UK-based global venture capital firm, closed two funds, totalling $2.3 billion. The funds consisted of a $800M venture fund and a...

Octopus Ventures Appoints Erin Platts as CEO

Octopus Ventures, a London, UK-based venture capital firm, appointed Erin Platts as its new CEO. Erin Platts will join Octopus Ventures in January 2025 following...

Mountside Ventures Releases Findings of 2024 “Navigating Corporate Venture Capital” Report

Mountside Ventures, a London, UK-based accelerator and early-stage advisory firm, released the findings of its 2024 'Navigating Corporate Venture Capital' report in partnership with Love...

Outlier Ventures, peaq and Borderless Capital Reveals Six Teams in The DePIN Base Camp Accelerator Program

Outlier Ventures, a London, UK-based global web3 accelerator, and peaq a layer-1 blockchain for DePIN and Machine RWAs (real-world assets), announced the selected six...

Praetura Ventures’ North of England Investment Program Selects Dozen Startups

Manchester, UK-based venture capital firm Praetura Ventures has shortlisted 12 companies to take part in its PraeSeed program, a new initiative designed to identify...

NATO Innovation Fund Makes Its First Investments

The NATO Innovation Fund announced its first deep tech investments to address challenges in defence, security and resilience. These initial equity investments made by the...

Oxx, Interview With Principal Gökçe Ceylan

Gökçe Ceylan, Principal at venture capital firm OXX, replied to our questions about herself, the firm and its overall investment strategy and shared with...

FTV Capital Expands Internationally with Opening of London Office

FTV Capital, a NYC- and San Francisco, CA-based sector-focused growth equity investment firm, announced the opening of its London office to serve as the...

Block Dojo Opens Application for Next Cohort of Web3-Focused Venture Builder in London

Block Dojo, a London, UK-based venture builder focused on the Web3 space, opened applications for its next cohort. The cohort - due to start...

Kiko Ventures, Interview With Founding Partner Jamie Vollbracht

Jamie Vollbracht, the Founding Partner of Kiko Ventures, a London, UK based evergreen cleantech venture investor, participated to our Q&A. Find it below. VCWire: Hello Jamie,...

TDK Ventures Announces Three Investment Team Members in London; Initiates $150M Fund

TDK Corporation (TSE:6762) announced that TDK Ventures Inc., its corporate venture capital arm, has added three key team members to grow its recently opened...

IAG Partners with Plug and Play To Redefine The Flying Experience Through Startup Collaboration

International Airlines Group (IAG) has announced a partnership with Plug and Play, a corporate innovation platform and an early-stage venture capital investor worldwide, to work...