IVCA Feature: VC & PE Trends … So Far … in 2021

IVCA Feature: VC & PE Trends … So Far … in 2021

June 23, 2021

Coming out of 2020 and the pandemic circumstance, Venture Capital and Private Equity deals are continuing their hot streak. But what are the trends of that streak? What types of investments are getting the most play? There are several online resources that are assessing their speculations regarding the VC & PE trends in 2021 … so far.
 
VENTURE CAPITAL
 
Propelx.com, TECH START-UPS
 
‘Latest Trends in Technology for 2021’
 
READ HERE: https://www.propelx.com/blog/2021-technology-trends/ 
 
Pitchbook.com, MACHINE LEARNING and ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
 
‘Emerging Tech Research: Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning’
READ HERE: https://pitchbook.com/news/reports/q1-2021-emerging-tech-research-artificial-intelligence-machine-learning 
Bloomberg.com, CLEAN and GREEN TECHNOLOGY
 
‘Clean-Tech Investment Isn’t Just a Bubble This Time’
READ HERE: https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2021-03-18/clean-tech-investment-isn-t-just-a-bubble-this-time 
 
CRN.com, CYBERSECURITY
 
‘Ten Emerging Cybersecurity Trends to Watch in 2021’
READ HERE: https://www.crn.com/news/security/10-emerging-cybersecurity-trends-to-watch-in-2021 
EmBroker.com, FEMALE FOUNDED COMPANIES
 
‘Where Female Founders Are Gaining Ground in Venture Capital’
READ HERE: https://www.embroker.com/blog/female-founders/
PRIVATE EQUITY
 
Pitchbook.com, HIGHER VALUATIONS
 
‘On the Podcast: Private Equity's Fast Rebound and Rising Valuations’
LISTEN HERE (18 MINUTES): https://pitchbook.com/news/articles/in-visible-capital-podcast-season-3-ep-1-private-equity-outlook
 
Ogler.com, SPECIAL PURPOSE ACQUISITION COMPANIES (SPACs)
 
SPACs in 2021 – ‘The New Model for Private Equity?’
READ HERE: https://www.ogier.com/publications/spac-in-2021-the-new-model-for-private-equity 
 
M13.co, IPO READINESS AT EXIT
‘IPO Readiness Checklist’
READ HERE: https://m13.co/ipo-readiness-checklist/ 
 
InstitutionalInvestor.com, FACTORS OF THE PANDEMIC
‘How Private Equity Plans to Cash in on the Covid-19 Recovery’
READ HERE: https://www.institutionalinvestor.com/article/b1rwn9bvqbfyn6/How-Private-Equity-Plans-to-Cash-in-on-the-Covid-19-Recovery