Biz Women: Equity firm raises $28.6M for women- and minority-led venture funds

While venture capital funding reached all-time highs in 2021, companies started by women received just 2 percent of those funds – the smallest share since 2016.

VC investment across the U.S. neared $330 billion, and $6.4 billion went to female-only founded startups, according to data by research firm PitchBook.

Read the full article at Biz Women.


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