Acquisition Activity Of Startups Acquiring Other Startups Has Not Increased Since 2011, But Median Valuations Are Up By $21 Million

While the acquisition activity of privately-held VC-backed tech startup acquiring other startups has not increased since 2011, valuations have. CB Insights predicts that, at the current pace, US-based private VC-backed tech startup companies will acquire around 280 other startups in … Continue reading

Pros and Cons of Raising Lots of Money and Scaling Big Versus Staying Small, Raising Little Capital and Selling Early

Tech start-ups are raising more “quick hit” financing rounds than ever before, according to NewYork-based capital venture data intelligence provider CB Insights. The firm labels financing rounds that are raised back-to-back within a year “quick hits”. CB Insights claims the … Continue reading