Venture Capital

Wisconsin companies that are preparing to compete for private equity capital will have an opportunity to learn more about the venture capital game this fall during the second annual Wisconsin Early Stage Symposium. The event was developed from the former Wisconsin Life Sciences & Venture...

Following an audit that called for better oversight of economic development programs, including certified capital companies, the founder of a leading venture capital firm disputes the findings. ...

Genzyme Corp., the Boston-based biotechnology firm that purchased Bone Care International in 2005, is suing three former employees of Bone Care and their new company, Cytochroma, alleging the theft of BCI's trade secrets in the development of new products. The employees, which include former Bone...

The Forest County Potawatomi Community has invested in its third technology company, Brendan Technologies, a California-based analytical software firm. Further investments in Wisconsin technology businesses could be on the horizon....

Why would a Wisconsin angel network invest in a St. Louis company when local companies need angel and venture capital investments? For the same reason outside investors are giving Wisconsin companies a stronger look - compelling technology with real market potential....

Courtships that began at a San Jose scientific showcase will continue as Platypus Technologies seeks marketing and distribution partners for a new line of research tools. The Fitchburg biotech already has attracted $16 million in government grants and angel investments, and is looking for an...