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WASHINGTON, DC – NVCA strongly supports provisions in the newly announced JOBS Act 4.0 package that facilitate capital formation and make the public markets more attractive for innovative young companies.
WASHINGTON, DC – NVCA is excited to see the reintroduction of the Developing and Empowering our Aspiring Leaders (DEAL) Act by Senator Mike Rounds (R-SD), a longtime legislative priority that will help improve returns and capital formation in the initial stages of the startup ecosystem.
WASHINGTON, DC – More than 14,400 U.S. venture-backed companies across 251 metro areas and 414 Congressional Districts raised funding in 2021, a new annual record for the number of companies raising venture capital (VC). The pace of investment averaged out to about 40 companies across the country raising VC funding each day, according to the National Venture Capital […]
WASHINGTON, DC — Employment at venture capital (VC)-backed companies dramatically outpace employment at non-VC-backed companies, and -backed companies create jobs that are broadly dispersed across the nation, according to a new report from the National Venture Capital Association, Venture Forward, and the University of North Carolina Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise.
Washington DC– NVCA President and CEO Bobby Franklin following House passage of the America Competes Act which included a Startup Visa said:
SEATTLE – Venture capital dealmaking, exit and fundraising values all broke records in 2021 by stunning amounts, according to the PitchBook-NVCA Venture Monitor, the authoritative quarterly report produced by PitchBook and the National Venture Capital Association with support from Insperity.
Washington, DC – NVCA President and CEO Bobby Franklin says threatening American made innovation is the wrong way to address Big Tech. The newly introduced Platform Competition and Opportunity Act from Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Tom Cotton (R-AK) would bar acquisitions of many venture-backed companies and therefore be a major disincentive to entrepreneurship. “Startups […]
WASHINGTON, DC – The National Venture Capital Association strongly urges the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to expedite coverage for innovative medical technologies by prioritizing reforms to the reimbursement process. The existing reimbursement policy and the uncertainty that follows approval of new medical products has led to the decline in medical device investment […]
SEATTLE – U.S. venture capital activity has already set annual records across deal, fundraising, and exit values in just the first three quarters of this year, according to the PitchBook-NVCA Venture Monitor. The authoritative quarterly report is jointly produced by PitchBook and the National Venture Capital Association with support from Silicon Valley Bank and Affinity.
WASHINGTON, DC – After years of advocating for a Startup Visa, the National Venture Capital Association was thrilled to see the introduction of the Let Immigrants Kickstart Employment (LIKE) Act by Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren (D-CA). The legislation would establish a Startup Visa allowing foreign-born entrepreneurs to launch high-growth companies and create jobs in the United […]