Venture Capital


  • Venture Capital Is Taking Off in Mexico Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012 | 1:10 PM ET
    Alvaro Rodriguez Arregui

    Global investors are finally taking note of the attractive opportunities generated by Mexican entrepreneurs and startups.

  • Secrets of Venture Capitalists Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 1:16 PM ET

    Ask most VCs how they select winners and they'll say a key factor is people making the pitch. Take a closer look at common traits that distinguish leaders and winning ventures.

  • Too Many Startups to Survive?     Thursday, 16 Aug 2012 | 7:15 AM ET

    Geoff Lewis, Founders Fund principal, discusses the resurgence in tech startups and where he expects to find the next big breakthrough, with Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO & editor-in-chief.

  • Lore: Making School More Social     Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012 | 11:50 AM ET

    Joe Cohen, Lore CEO, discusses why he dropped out of college a year ago to develop an online learning platform for higher education, and explains how the site is used for online courses and course management.

  • Technology Trends You Should Know     Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 8:40 AM ET

    Discussing innovation and the next big tech trends, with Scott McNealy, former Sun Microsystems chairman & president.

  • The Man Behind the 'App Attack'     Wednesday, 1 Aug 2012 | 8:40 AM ET

    Is the next stage of social networking moving away from the Facebook model? Dave Morin, Path co-founder & CEO, discusses the future of social media and new tech investments.

  • Why Fewer Americans Are Starting New Businesses Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 10:43 AM ET
    Small Business Owner

    A new study says the number of U.S. entrepreneurs has been on the decline for decades and the country is in danger of losing its entrepreneurial vigor. But not everyone sees the same collapse of American business.

  • Are Investors Getting Anti-Social?     Friday, 27 Jul 2012 | 7:40 AM ET

    David Lee, SV Angel co-founder and managing partner, explains why his company is focused on Internet, e-commerce and information tech markets, as the way people shop drastically changes.

  • Kinds of Colleagues You Need to Dump Now Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 1:58 PM ET

    There's a business adage that your business is as good as your team. As you tackle building or tweaking your work network, consider the types of colleagues to avoid.

  • NEA's Record $2.6 Billion VC Fund     Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 1:51 PM ET

    VC firm New Enterprise Associates is raising $2.6 billion for its latest fund, one of the biggest in VC history. Peter Barris, New Enterprise Associates, weighs in.

  • Disruptors: Bruce Gibney on TaskRabbit     Monday, 23 Jul 2012 | 8:45 AM ET

    Bruce Gibney, Founders Fund partner, says TaskRabbit has created a huge number of jobs for Americans.

  • Young Entrepreneur

    The second quarter of 2012 marked the single largest period for venture capital dollars invested since the second quarter of 2001, according to new study. See which tech sectors are hot.

  • 'Uber' Opportunity in Cab Service     Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 8:40 AM ET

    Travis Kalanick, Uber CEO, discusses how his internet startup company will change the way people hail a cab.

  • Fab.com CEO: Transform the Way You Shop     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 11:50 AM ET

    Jason Goldberg, Fab.com founder & CEO, discusses how his company is changing the way people shop, and how he was able to raise $105 million in funding.

  • Real Estate & Real Returns     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 7:06 AM ET

    Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman & CEO, discusses opportunities in commercial real estate as investors seek increase returns on their investments.

  • Finding VC Opportunities in Technology     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 8:40 PM ET

    Bruce Gibney, Partner at the Founders Fund, says technology has become attractive to venture capital firms due to its relatively attractive returns. He adds that technology is resurgent in the U.S.

  • One-On-One with Marc Andreessen     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 7:50 AM ET

    In a wide-ranging interview with CNBC's Julia Boorstin, venture capitalist, Marc Andreesen reveals his thoughts on Yahoo's newly appointed CEO; Facebook's IPO; listing on the Nasdaq; trading in the secondary markets; and the politics of regulations.

  • The President's Quest for Cash     Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 1:17 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood discusses whether the Obama camp is as desperate as the emails appear, and just how much each party has raised thus far.

  • Private Equity: More Than Just Capital     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 7:40 AM ET

    Steve Judge, Private Equity Growth Capital Council president & CEO, explains how private equity builds stronger companies that are better able to compete in the global marketplace.

  • Jay Jordan on the Culture of Wall Street     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 7:03 AM ET

    In a wide-ranging conversation, Jay Jordan, The Jordan Company chairman & managing principal, discusses the culture of Wall Street and its impact on investors and the economy. He also weighs in on the virtue of venture capital and increasing returns through private equity.

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