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Why Driving Capital to Female Founders is Even More Important Since COVID-19

On Aug 19, 2020
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Over the past six months, the world has seen a transformation in the way we interact with each other, the way we live and the way we work…

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Our Elizabeth Davis (@eldavis8 ) discusses why it’s always a good time to invest in female founders and now, given the macro headwinds, it is more important than ever. Read her latest piece via #anthemisinsights: https://t.co/O8vugz5x8q
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Why Driving Capital to Female Founders is Even More Important Since COVID-19

Why Driving Capital to Female Founders is Even More Important Since COVID-19

Over the past six months, the world has seen a transformation in the way we interact with each other, the way we live and the way we work…

My Book Excerpt

My Book Excerpt

The following is an excerpt from the book WTF Is Happening: Women Tech Founders on the Rise by Nisa Amoils. In late 2018, I visited the offices of one of the largest ...

VC funding for startups with at least one female founder more than doubled in 2018

VC funding for startups with at least one female founder more than doubled in 2018

The VC world has historically been a boys’ club, but progress is being made.

Why Now Is The Time To Reinforce Support Of Female Founders

Why Now Is The Time To Reinforce Support Of Female Founders

There are many uncertainties about what the future holds, but what we choose to do right now matters.

Exclusive: Barclays and Anthemis launch startup studio for female founders

Exclusive: Barclays and Anthemis launch startup studio for female founders

After nearly a decade of investing in fintech, venture capital firm Anthemis is betting the studio model can diversify the sector more quickly.

Microsoft investment arm M12 introduces $4M competition to fund women-led startups

Microsoft investment arm M12 introduces $4M competition to fund women-led startups

Women-led startups get only a drop of the pool of investment dollars out there, and Microsoft wants to change that. The company’s venture capital arm, M12, unveiled a new startup ...

Barclays Partners With Anthemis to Found Female-led FinTech Businesses in the US

Barclays Partners With Anthemis to Found Female-led FinTech Businesses in the US

Barclays and leading global FinTech investor, Anthemis have today announced a partnership to co-launch a New York City-based studio targeting female entrepreneurs to establish sustainable, ...

The Secrets to a Successful Pitch, From 9 Top Venture Capitalists

The Secrets to a Successful Pitch, From 9 Top Venture Capitalists

Congratulations. You've got a chance to pitch investors on your business. These VCs explain the dos and don'ts of winning them over.

Introducing Concrete Rose Capital

Introducing Concrete Rose Capital

By Sean Mendy, Partner and co-Founder

The Value of Investing in Female Founders

The Value of Investing in Female Founders

When we look at the evidence and research, we see that investing in female founders is extremely profitable. Females possess several key competencies, traits, and predilections that render ...

Barclays CTO Helps Spearhead Female-Entrepreneurs Program

Barclays CTO Helps Spearhead Female-Entrepreneurs Program

Barclays and venture-capital firm Anthemis Group are looking for women with ideas for fintech startups, hoping some can start businesses that can eventually sell the London-based bank new ...

Disruption, diversity are goals of this fintech venture fund

Disruption, diversity are goals of this fintech venture fund

The venture capital firm Anthemis seeded 21 fintech startups in its first discretionary fund, which raised $106 million. It favors management teams made up of people from all walks of life ...

A New Platform For Emerging Managers

A New Platform For Emerging Managers

Previously, we examined the unmet needs of micro-VC and emerging managers, and the opportunities this may bring for an enterprising, emerging manager-focused LP. This time we delve deeper ...

Josh Kopelman - The Past, Present, And Future Of Seed Investing - [Invest Like the Best, EP.170] Invest Like the Best

Josh Kopelman - The Past, Present, And Future Of Seed Investing - [Invest Like the Best, EP.170] Invest Like the Best

‎Show Invest Like the Best, Ep Josh Kopelman - The Past, Present, And Future Of Seed Investing - [Invest Like the Best, EP.170] - Apr 28, 2020

Josh Kopelman – The Past, Present, And Future Of Seed Investing – [Invest Like the Best, EP.170]

Josh Kopelman – The Past, Present, And Future Of Seed Investing – [Invest Like the Best, EP.170]

My guest today is Josh Kopelman, the founder of famed venture capital firm First Round Capital. Prior to starting First Round, which has invested at the earliest stages in companies like ...

Harvard Endowment Invested up to $12.65M in Blockstack Token Sale

Harvard Endowment Invested up to $12.65M in Blockstack Token Sale

Harvard’s $37.1 billion endowment fund has reportedly invested $12.65 million in Blockstack. Blockchain raised $50 million last year in a venture investment round from Union Square ...

European fintech: where are the women execs?

European fintech: where are the women execs?

Europe may be a global leader in fintech but most countries - and some top firms - fall below the global average for gender inclusion.