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Leonie Hill Capital teams up with Aerospace Innovation Catalyst Starburst to launch the first global venture fund dedicated to aviation startups.
Leonie Hill Capital teams up with Aerospace Innovation Catalyst Starburst to launch the first global venture fund dedicated to aviation […]
Opinion: Bill Ackman actually had a point with his index fund bubble theory
A lot of mutual fund investors heard the phrase “index fund bubble” for the first time this week. Without knowing […]
How to benefit from big data Technology alone cannot make data a strategic asset.
Gartner recently predicted, ‘through 2017, 60 per cent of big data projects will fail to go beyond piloting and experimentation and will be abandoned.’
Update (9 Dec 2016): Universities in the United States that educated the most founders of billion dollar companies in 2016 […]
Silicon Valley’s ‘risk bubble’
Part of the risk bubble, Gurley has said, are venture-capital firms contributing funding to private startups’ late rounds–and behaving as if the startups had already gone public. They are funding companies without being able to truly scrutinize the financials and evaluate how the company might perform as a public entity.
5 Big Data Trends to Watch for in 2015
2015 will be an important year as well, as big data becomes more mainstream and the growing amount of stored information makes analytics increasingly important. Here are five trends to watch for in 2015: –