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Agtech CVC: Syngenta Ventures on ChemChina, business model innovation and “agri-fintech”

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Syngenta Ventures' Shubang Shankar talks with AFN about the group's priorities and opportunities for agrifoodtech innovation and investment.

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Agtech CVC: Syngenta Ventures on ChemChina, business model innovation and “agri-fintech”

Agtech CVC: Syngenta Ventures on ChemChina, business model innovation and “agri-fintech”

Syngenta Ventures' Shubang Shankar talks with AFN about the group's priorities and opportunities for agrifoodtech innovation and investment.

Telefónica introduces Telefónica Tech Ventures, its investment vehicle specialized in cybersecurity

Telefónica introduces Telefónica Tech Ventures, its investment vehicle specialized in cybersecurity

Telefónica has presented Telefónica Tech Ventures, a new vehicle for investments in the cybersecurity field. It has been promoted by ElevenPaths, its cybersecurity company part of ...

The takeover of Corporate Venture Capital

The takeover of Corporate Venture Capital

The takeover of Corporate Venture Capital – how CVCs passed traditional VC volume in the US in 2018, how does it compare to Europe and Israel and what are the drivers for this unprecedented ...

Corporate innovation weekly: micromobility boost, precision medicine for depression, Volvo’s self-driving date

Corporate innovation weekly: micromobility boost, precision medicine for depression, Volvo’s self-driving date

From precision medicine for depression to micromobility, this is what Europe's biggest companies have been investing in this week.

7 Women Leaders At Corporate Venture Capital Funds You Should Know

7 Women Leaders At Corporate Venture Capital Funds You Should Know

In this post (as part of a series highlighting women in venture capital), the highlight is on corporate venture capital, a growing source of capital for early-stage companies and tips on ...

The takeover of corporate venture capital

The takeover of corporate venture capital

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The war of Tech: Cross-border venture capital, technology flows, and national security

The war of Tech: Cross-border venture capital, technology flows, and national security

The US military community has highlighted the potential security threat posed by foreign venture investments in Silicon Valley, particularly from Chinese stakeholders. This column presents ...

Mylo raises $10 million Series A with support from National Bank, Desjardins

Mylo raises $10 million Series A with support from National Bank, Desjardins

Montreal-based FinTech startup Mylo has raised $10 million in Series A financing for its saving and investing.

VC Roundup | How big China tech uses investments to build empires

VC Roundup | How big China tech uses investments to build empires

Corporate VCs run by tech giants are some of the most active, and important, investors in China. But a rising unicorn needs the right partner to succeed.

ComfortDelGro Venture Fund Invests In Three Transportation Startups

ComfortDelGro Venture Fund Invests In Three Transportation Startups

Singapore-based passenger transport giant ComfortDelGro has invested in three startups in the areas of on-demand bus technology, fleet management and autonomous vehicle safety testing, the ...

Making Corporate Venture Capital Work

Making Corporate Venture Capital Work

The worlds of venture capitalism and corporate investing are not always easy to combine.

Investors poured $4B into healthcare AI startups in 2019

Investors poured $4B into healthcare AI startups in 2019

Interest in artificial intelligence soared in 2019, with AI startups raising a record $26.6 billion, according to a new report. Investors poured $4 billion into companies working on AI in ...

3 reasons why startup investments in Europe need a serious shake-up

3 reasons why startup investments in Europe need a serious shake-up

There are quite a few problems in this sector that nearly no one talks about.

Here’s What An Acquirer Could Get Out Of GE Ventures

Here’s What An Acquirer Could Get Out Of GE Ventures

General Electric—hamstrung by a rough year on the public markets, accounting problems, and enormous debt—is looking to sell GE Ventures to help salve its woes.

FinTech Investor Office Hours Week: 13 -17 July 2020

FinTech Investor Office Hours Week: 13 -17 July 2020

  Innovate Finance and over 15 VC and CVCs have come together to take part in the FinTech Investor Office Hours Week, running from 13 -17 July.   These one-to-one, 20-minute video meetings ...

CVCs in fintech ecosystem part 2 – How are CVC funds of Dutch banks structured and where do they invest?

CVCs in fintech ecosystem part 2 – How are CVC funds of Dutch banks structured and where do they invest?

Corporate Venture Capital, while more popular in other areas of the world, are relatively new ventures for Dutch financial institutions, especially banks.