How 3 Investors Raised Their Own VC Funds in a Year Where That Was Weirdly Difficult to Do
Jan 14, 2022
"With US venture firms hauling in a record $128B last year, it was a splendid time to be a venture capitalist... But there was a big exception: those who were raising a brand-new, first-time fund."...
🗣️ @dunkhippo33 sharing truths 👇👇
Insightful mental model by @QEDInvestors' @fintechjunkie about the structural wrinkles in the current #VC funding ... progression.
His thoughts on non-consensus investments, truth tellers & “first-chapter specialists" marketing to readers who specialize in the middle chapters:
🤩 @BasisSet Founder @xuezhao joins the Origins Pod w co-hosts @Beezer232 (@SapphirePrtnrs) & @nchirls ... (@notationcapital) to talk:
▶️ Investment strategy on #AI, beyond LLMs
▶️ Unique perspective on #venture
▶️ Background as Corporate Dev Strategy lead at @Dropbox…
Anecdotally, SVB & other regional banks met many needs of a #VC fund & in particular for emerging managers with ... a smaller fund size. @BusinessInsider's @meliarobin discusses the banking challenges now faced👇
Commentary: @jefielding @dunkhippo33 @pilarj2020 @TurnerNovak…