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The Value of Ethnic and Gender Diversity in Private Equity and Venture Capital

Increasing ethnic and gender diversity in private equity and venture capital, as well as in the entrepreneurial workforce in which managers invest, has been one of the hottest topics...

The Sharing Economy

The Sharing Economy is garnering significant attention as an area of early-stage venture capital investing. Driven by innovative apps, inexpensive cloud computing and the widespread use of mobile devices, the Sharing Economy has captured both the imagination of the public and the investment dollars of venture capital investors. Fairview's latest research examines the trends driving the sharing economy, keys to success, potential challenges and venture capital activity in the space.

VIEW: Interview with Dana Settle

Fairview Capital Principal, Alan Mattamana, and Greycroft Co-Founder & Partner Dana Settle, discuss the Los Angeles Venture Capital ecosystem.

The Los Angeles Venture Capital Ecosystem

Venture capital investors have increasingly been deploying capital into Los Angeles area companies, fueling the maturation of the local startup environment. In this version of the View, we examine the long-term drivers supporting growth in the region and contributing to the emergence of the startup and venture ecosystem. We also cover some of the top companies to emerge from the area, the developing investment dynamic with respect to locally-based firms and the outlook for future investment opportunities.