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Chingona Ventures Writes Large Checks, Strives For Authenticity

Venture capital firm Chingona Ventures is get­ting things done by writing large institutional checks to founders in industries that are “mas­sively changing.”

09.07.22
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Woman-Led Firm Utilizes Machine Learning To Access Niche Credit

Eva Shang’s desire to launch a tech start-up led the undergraduate economics student to drop out of Harvard University and immediately enter the prestigious early-stage start-up accelerator program Y Combinator in 2016.

08.03.22
Chloe Capital Working To Build Next Generation Of Women VCs
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Chloe Capital Working To Build Next Generation Of Women VCs
Most women can share the experience Elisa Miller-Out once experienced when she was one of the only
08.03.22
Alante Capital Scales Up, Seeks Innovation In Apparel Industry
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Alante Capital Scales Up, Seeks Innovation In Apparel Industry

Venture capital firm Alante Capital was launched with a mandate of seeking innovation in the apparel industry that could intersect both profitability and sustainability.

08.03.22
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1st Course Capital Hungry To Fix Broken Food System

Early-stage venture capital firm 1st Course Capital has a healthy appetite for solving the complex issues impacting the U.S. food sys­tem.

05.04.22
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Zeal Capital Partners Adds Senior Associate

Evelysse Vargas has joined Zeal Capital Partners as a senior consultant, the venture capital firm announced.

04.06.22
Base10 Surpasses $1B In Total Assets Under Mgmt.
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Base10 Surpasses $1B In Total Assets Under Mgmt.

Base10 Partners has closed a new $460 million early-stage fund, bringing the Black-led venture capital firm’s total assets under management beyond $1 billion, the firm announced.

04.06.22
Consulting Group Endorses ILPA’s Diversity Metrics Template
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Consulting Group Endorses ILPA’s Diversity Metrics Template

The Institutional Investing Diversity Cooperative has announced its endorsement of the Institutional Limited Partners Associ­ation’s Diversity Metrics Template for gathering diversity data from private equity managers.

04.06.22
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Alts. Industry Sees Less Women In Senior Roles: Preqin

When it comes to gender balance in the alternatives industry, progress is “hard to cheer about” as figures are increasing for women in junior positions, while the number of women in senior positions “drops off significantly,” according to a recent Preqin report.

04.06.22
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How A Trip Around The World Led To An Impact Credit Fund

Gloria Nelund was ready to retire. After serving as ceo of the U.S. private wealth management di­vision at Deutsche Bank following a career that had included time as managing director of Scudder Kemper Invest­ments and as ceo of BofA Capital Management, she was ready to give back.

04.06.22