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Venture Capital Firms

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    January 17, 2014 12:58 AM EST

    Venture capital (VC) is financial capital provided to early-stage, high-potential, high risk, growth startup companies. This venture capital is provided by venture capital firms.

    Also university software graduates and business graduates want to become an entrepreneur these days. They need funding for their startups which they can contact to venture capital firms and shake hand with them. These venture capital firms also try to get them real business experinece by providing them some real time projects to handle.

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    June 6, 2014 11:54 AM EDT
    About Venture Capital investments by industry in Jan 2014, we have data of a total of 369 companies and VC/private equity firms that raised funds. Unfortunately some of them are very secretive and don’t share the amounts, but luckily most are happy to share the details with us.

    Companies/firms are divided into 37 industries, albeit there is overlapping in many cases. Some industries, such as legal and nanotech, are represented by only one company, but others by many more. The five most represented industries:

    Software (16.8%)

    Finance (9.8%)

    Health (8.4%)

    Biotech (8.4%)

    Ecommerce (6.8%)

    Surprised that mobile is not on the list? Well it is in 7th place (4.3%), with View leading the way with $100M raised.
    Source : http://www.rocketcompanies.com