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Carol Meyers Named Partner at Glasswing Ventures

Early-stage venture capital firm, Glasswing Ventures, has named Carol Meyers partner. The Boston-based firm invests in frontier tech start-ups and the next...

Hisatsugu Nakatani To Become President of SNDS

Hisatsugu Nakatani, the president of NEC Display Solutions (NDS), will serve as the president of Sharp NEC Display Solutions (SNDS). Sharp has...

Dr. John McHutchison as the Global Impact Award 2020 winner

John McHutchison of Assembly Biosciences, Inc. is a familiar name if you’ve heard about the recent advancements in the treatment of chronic hepatitis. The company has done a great deal to develop unique and much-needed therapeutics targeting diseases related to the microbiome.

UPMC Appoints Life Sciences Expert: Cunicelli as President of UPMC Enterprises

The venture capital arm of UPMC is going to see some impactful changes in January 2021. After the whirlwind year that was...

Julie Plouffe Named General Partner at White Star Capital

White Star Capital, a global venture capital firm based in New York, has promoted its CFO, Julie Plouffe, to general partner. After...

Luminar Technologies Plans $3.4 Billion IPO

Though once considered science-fiction, the 'driverless' car is now a thing of the present. Autonomous vehicle start-up, Luminar Technologies, has planned a...
Joshua Siegel, GP

Joshua Siegel Acronym Venture Capital: “We don’t do that.”

Courtesy: Acronym Venture Capital Joshua Siegel's expertise in VC include running successful funds as General Partner at Rubicon...

Industry Leaders: Working Digitally Spells “Bonanza Opportunity” for Investments

On Thursday, The Information held a video summit titled "Outside the Bay Area: Opportunities for Startups in Tech Hubs Post-Corona." Jessica Lessin,...

Todd Khozein on Bringing Systems Theory to Venture Capital

Todd Khozein, co-CEO of SecondMuse Capital, has a bold vision when developing thriving economies. The firm has recently announced the largest venture...

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Boston Federal Reserve President Eric Rosengren

Fed’s Rosengren Shows Support for Biden’s Stimulus Proposal

Boston Federal Reserve President Eric Rosengren said on Jan. 15 that President Joe Biden's proposed stimulus plan is much needed for an...

New SPAC ECP Environmental Growth Opportunities Corp. to Help Combat Climate Change

ECP Environmental Growth Opportunities Corp. has filed paperwork with the SEC registering 25 million units to trade on the NASDAQ. These filings...

Challenges in Life Sciences: What 2020 Meant for This Industry

When we compare life sciences and healthcare to other industries, the strategy in the former is much more fragmented. The pricing practices are also relatively unbalanced while the product cycle is quite long as well.

Tencent Music Group Acquires Lazy Audio

Tencent Music Group (NYSE: TME) announced on Friday Jan. 15 that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Lazy Audio....

New High Yield Bond Ratings January 18 – January 22, 2021

At least 15 companies received revisions on high yield bond ratings during the week of January 18 - January 22, 2021. These...

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New High Yield Bond Ratings September 28- October 2, 2020

At least 24 companies received downgrades or revisions on high yield bond ratings during the week of September 28 – October 2,...

Computer Software Security Company McAfee Poised to Go Public

American global computer security software company McAfee has filed paperwork with the SEC to bring their company public. McAfee has applied for...

New Chapter 11 Filings and Disclosures: June 22 – June 26, 2020

Six new companies have either filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy or defaulted on loans during the week of June 22 – June...
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Quarterly Report: Precedent Transactions Industrials, Third Quarter 2020

Despite the Covid-19 pandemic Q3 saw healthy industrial growth. This is triggered in part because of the logistics involved in the shift...

Atomwise Raises $123 Million in Series B Funding

Atomwise announced on August 11 it is set to receive $123 million in series B funding. A group of returning investors led...