SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 1- Venture-backed initial public offerings fell in value in the United States compared with a year ago, according to data from the National Venture Capital Association and Thomson Reuters, even as the overall IPO market strengthened. Not included in the numbers: Chinese start-up Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, which raised $25 billion in...» Read More
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