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September 5th, 2018

Startups en rose: 2017 was the best year for women in VC, even if they only collected 2% of funding

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Gender gap exists in venture capital too, however in Italy 20% of angel investors are women Gender gap? It exists in accessing venture capital too. Data confirms this, even those from evolved markets such as the US: according to the …

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July 31st, 2018

Record year for the Italian venture capital, which aims to invest 500 million euros in start-ups

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The 31 deals that were closed in June, for a total funding of € 250M, raise hopes that 2018 could mark a turning point for the start-up market – which is the engine of the country’s growth 2018 is marking …

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June 20th, 2018

Value Creation in Venture Capital

Giuseppe Donvito, Partner of P101 Ventures

Talent scouting and coaching, here’s how VC funds help companies and investors grow their assets The subject of value creation of an asset class such as VC has become more and more important to the Italian system, which is growing …

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May 23rd, 2018

Venture capital funds? In the long term, they’ll beat the market

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What are the returns on VC? On average, a diversified portfolio today makes about twice the funding provided to grow a business. And, surprisingly, first time funds’ performance is close to that of historical funds, which frees the field from …

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March 14th, 2018

All pension funds investing in PE and VC

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Bayerische Versorgungskammer, Erafp, Railways Pension Scheme, CalPERS e CalSTRS. From 200 million euros allocated by the French fund, to 500 million of the German one, up to billions in the UK In 2014, Bayerische Versorgungskammer, the largest German pension fund, …

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February 28th, 2018

European and Italian institutions investing in VC: why (and how) pension funds can help startups

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Public financing accounts for 18% of European VC funding. In three years, Italian pension and insurance funds will be able to provide startup s with 1 billion Euros “Europe’s economy is about the same size as that of the US, …

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February 14th, 2018

Farewell unicorns, now VCs work as portfolio managers

Andrea Di Camillo, Managing Partner at P101

P101 Ventures creates its funds through a process that resembles asset allocation. Thus it can double long-term capital Venture capital as investible asset? It cannot be based on power law. The golden rule that in a VC portfolio there is …

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December 20th, 2017

The 10 books and events you shouldn’t miss if you are an entrepreneur in 2018

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“Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.” Albert Einstein thought so. There is a rather easy way to increase our value as people before that as entrepreneurs: to read and …

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August 30th, 2017

Venture capital: the alternative investment that boosts your portfolio value

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High yields, decorrelation, tax advantages and support to real economy In search of alpha types, the road leads to venture capital. Particularly suited to pension and institutional funds, the start-up business can be a booster of portfolio performance. This can …

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August 3rd, 2017

Carried interest becomes capital income, another step in the Italian government’s opening to venture capital

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The latest news in terms of tax incentive comes after a strong injection of funds (just under 4 billion Euros) into start-up investing: it might finally be a good time for the Italian VC industry Carried interest will be taxed …

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