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Accounting Today
VCs Contend Their Carried Interest Isn't Like the Other Guys'of gambling on areas such as medicine and clean technology, he said. Not all V
VCs Contend Their Carried Interest Isn't Like the Other Guys'
Accounting Today / Posted yesterday
of gambling on areas such as medicine and clean technology, he said. Not all VCs are panicking. Fred Wilson, co-founder of Union Square Ventures, has expressed support for taxing carried interest as ordinary income. Sam Altman, the president of... Read more
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The Irish Times
Net results: What do venture capital units offer the start-up?seem to be a good thing for startups. Is it? Some think no, perhaps most famou
Net results: What do venture capital units offer the start-up?
The Irish Times / Posted 13 days ago
seem to be a good thing for startups. Is it? Some think no, perhaps most famously Fred Wilson of the venture capital firm Union Square Ventures, who has been scathing about CVCs for years. He now avoids deals involving any CVCs, which he refers to... Read more
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Mashable
Google Ventures takes lead as most active corporate venture capital firm amid a slowdown in dealmakingManaged by Q and Ionic Security, in 2016. Corporate investing has been scrutin
Google Ventures takes lead as most active corporate venture capital firm amid a slowdown in dealmaking
Mashable / Posted 14 days ago
Managed by Q and Ionic Security, in 2016. Corporate investing has been scrutinized by independent venture capitalists like Union Square Ventures' Fred Wilson, who once referred to them as "the devil." Wilson suggested that these corporations should... Read more
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Business Insider
Foursquare founder Dennis Crowley: our unique maps will power 'stuff that doesn't exist yet'and taking over as executive chairman. At the same time, the company raised a
Foursquare founder Dennis Crowley: our unique maps will power 'stuff that doesn't exist yet'
Business Insider / Posted 24 days ago
and taking over as executive chairman. At the same time, the company raised a new $45 million financing round led by Union Square ventures with the participation of past investors like Andreessen Horowitz, but it reportedly had to take a cut... Read more
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The Irish Times
Hailo hopes to increase headcount in Irelandthe last four years. Hailo has received close to $100 million over the years i
Hailo hopes to increase headcount in Ireland
The Irish Times / Posted 29 days ago
the last four years. Hailo has received close to $100 million over the years in funding with investors that include Accel, Union Square Ventures, Atomico, Wellingon Parterners and Sir Richard Branson. However, while it has enjoyed huge success in... Read more
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The Irish Times
Hailo hopes to increase headcount, roll-out new services after mergerthe last four years. Hailo has received close to $100 million over the years i
Hailo hopes to increase headcount, roll-out new services after merger
The Irish Times / Posted 29 days ago
the last four years. Hailo has received close to $100 million over the years in funding with investors that include Accel, Union Square Ventures, Atomico, Wellingon Parterners and Sir Richard Branson. However, while it has enjoyed huge success in... Read more
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Business Insider
A famous VC and an NYU professor are in a public 'pissing match' about Tumblr, porn, and who is more like Donald Trumptraffic it gets from adult content. He also calls Yahoo's purchase of Tumblr th
A famous VC and an NYU professor are in a public 'pissing match' about Tumblr, porn, and who is more like Donald Trump
Business Insider / Posted 1 months ago
traffic it gets from adult content. He also calls Yahoo's purchase of Tumblr the "worst acquisition" in the past decade. Union Square Ventures' Fred Wilson, who was an early Tumblr investor, didn't take that comment too nicely. So he took to his... Read more

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