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The Top 11 Visual Capitalists In Biotechnology

This week started off with a bang for the healthcare industry as two VC-backed biotechs completed exits. Bioinformatics company Spiral Genetics was purchased by Omicia and Gen9, which specializes in the synthesis and assembly of DNA constructs, was acquired by […]

Fake News & Its Threat To Millennials

Fake News & Its Threat To Millennials

Fake news has recently reached media headlines in grand proportions particularly related to the most recent U.S. Presidential campaigns.  One fake news article, which is news that is meant to deceive the reader, has the potential to swiftly become viral.  […]

Aryaka Snags $45 Million Series D, Valued At $150 Million

Aryaka Snags $45 Million Series D, Valued At $150 Million

Telecommunications company Aryaka has completed a $45 million Series D round at a $150 million valuation. Third Point Ventures led the financing, while new backer Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners and other existing investors also participated. The funding comes as Aryaka […]

Moment Of Truth Nears For Blackstone’s Housing Bet

Moment Of Truth Nears For Blackstone’s Housing Bet

In the aftermath of the financial crisis, Blackstone has steadily shelled out billions to acquire and fix up foreclosed homes across the US. Now, in a major step toward liquidity, the company that manages Blackstone’s real estate portfolio has set […]