As entrepreneurs warm to business school education top universities are helping to provide access to venture capital so that start-ups can scale.
The University of Oxford is poised to launch a £300 million joint venture that will develop technology start-ups — the latest example of education institutions powering up early-stage companies.
More than 30 startups from the Detroit area and around the Midwest will present pitches Tuesday and Wednesday at the 34th annual Michigan Growth Capital Symposium.
The Michigan Venture Capital Association touted the continued success of venture backing in the state in a new report, but also warned of gaps in available capital down the line as companies contin
London School of Economics will open a new centre in the UK capital dedicated to social entrepreneurship after receiving a £30 million donation from hedge fund founder Paul Marshall.
On a late Friday afternoon earlier this month, a dozen students crowded around a table in an office overlooking New York City’s Madison Square Park.
These days you can’t walk the hallways or classrooms of a business school campus and not overhear excited conversations among MBA students about their business plans and startup ideas.
These days, you can’t walk the hallways of a business school campus and not overhear excited conversations among MBA students about their business plans and startup ideas.
You don’t have to look very hard these days to find an app billing itself as, “The Uber of … A, B, or C”.
Venture capital funds have been flourishing at business schools and a new focus is pushing them to pour investment into socially impactful ventures.