Tag: venture capital funds

Capria business accelerator boosts new impact fund managers

Capria business accelerator boosts new impact fund managers

A new Seattle-based global business accelerator called Capria seeks to provide investment support and help for new fund managers backing early-stage startups. Offering everything from capital, technical know-how, and connections to other fund managers, the accelerator takes on a longer-term commitment than the typical accelerator. Focusing on funds of about $8 to $15 million, the…

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CDFI Fund names winners of FY 2015 program awards

CDFI Fund names winners of FY 2015 program awards

Yesterday the CDFI Fund announced the winners of the FY 2015 Program award. Chosen from a pool of 356 eligible applicants, the 152 recipients were awarded a total of $160 million. Divided into two categories, Financial Assistance and Technical Assistance, the program represents an important source of capitalization for community development venture capital funds.Read more