Gary Herick

Startup Funding, Venture Capital & Innovative Blockchain Capital

Reg A+ Securities Exemption for Raising Capital

SEC to Allow Reporting Companies to Use Reg A+ Securities Exemption to Raise Capital From Crowdfundinsider.com by JD Alois Dec. 19, 2018 Long requested by Reg A+ fans, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved final rules that will Read more…


Startups in San Francisco That Are the Highest-funded

Startups in San Francisco

Startups in San Francisco received $25bn of the total funds already, according to The San Francisco Business Journal.


Private Equity and Venture Capital Activity in Southeast Asia

By Grady Poon, EisnerAmper Singapore, Nov. 26, 2018 Private Equity and Venture Capital In 2000, venture capital outside of the U.S. was in a nascent form: such investment was in a proto-embryonic stage in the major cities of Western Europe Read more…


Venture Capitalist Says Bitcoin Will Survive the Slump

Venture Capitalist

Bitcoin Will Survive Current Slump like Amazon Following 1990s dot-com Bubble: Crypto Venture Capitalist Kerner From Blockchainreporter.net by Tom Nyarunda Nov. 23, 2018 Bitcoin is a survivor, greatest store of value The slum happens every two years Bitcoin will emerge Read more…


Venture capital structure is evolving through the blockchain

Venture Capital Structure

Evolution Of Venture Capital Structure In The Age Of Blockchain From Cryptnus.com Nov. 23, 2018 Venture Capital Structure Venture Capital funds are one of the primary ways that startup companies and small businesses can earn financing from accredited investors, including Read more…


US Venture Capital Invested in 2018

The state of US venture capital in 15 charts From Pitchbook.com by Dan Olsen, Oct. 29, 2018 There was $27.9 billion worth of venture capital invested throughout the US during 3Q 2018, pushing year-to-date deal value to more than $84 Read more…


China Bitcoin is Now Legal to Own and Use

China Bitcoin has lifted the ban on Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency is now recognized as a legal asset to be owned, transferred and utilized as a medium.


US Venture Capital Only 2.2% Went to Female Founders

Female founders have brought in just 2.2% of US VC this year (yes, again) From Techcrunch by Kate Clark Nov. 2018 Despite efforts to level the playing field for female entrepreneurs, U.S. female-founded startups have raised just 2.2 percent of Read more…


Venture Capital Funding: The rise of secondary deals in venture capital

Alternative exits: The rise of secondary deals in venture capital From Pitchbook.com by Sean Lightbown, October 26, 2018 History usually tells us that, where venture capital funding leads, private equity follows sooner or later (if it generates the right return). Read more…


Funding for Startups: Metrc Just Raised $50 Million

Metrc, whose tracing system helps regulators track cannabis from seed to sale, just raised $50 million, including from Tiger Global From TechCrunch.com by Connie Loizos A growing number of states has legalized retail marijuana sales, but ensuring that everything works Read more…