Healthcare companies have been pressured to tackle racism. Now some are investing in black startups.

Marcus Whitney stands out in Nashville’s $ 95 billion healthcare industry as a startup investor. In addition to co-founding a venture capital company, he organized an annual health technology conference and co-founded the city’s professional football team. And, often, he’s the only black in the room. Then, in summer 2020, as Black Lives Matter protesters … Read more

The JPM conference further increased investor interest in data-driven solutions

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A battle rages in the healthcare sector to establish trust and influence with patients and consumers. This was a topic that highlighted many of the thousands of Zoom investor and insider meetings that took place this week at JP Morgan’s 40th Annual Healthcare Conference. Like last year, the meetings were virtual, but the investment that … Read more

This Mumbai-based platform offers a unique solution for startup financing

The Indian startup ecosystem, already the third largest in the world, appears to have become a breeding ground for incredible funding opportunities. The birth of 42 unicorns in 2021 alone reflects the rush for funds and the slew of investments pouring into Indian markets like never before. Aniruddha Jog, Chaitanya Sapre, Malhar Potnis and Shounak … Read more

OSF Ventures just raised $ 100 million. Where will he spend the money?

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OSF Ventures, the risk arm of OSF HealthCare, recently announced that it has raised its third and largest fund to date worth $ 100 million. The goal, of course, will be to continue to identify companies that are already using or developing emerging technologies to increase outcomes, improve patient experience and potentially reduce healthcare costs. … Read more

Indian startups earn $ 9.5 billion via exits, among the largest ever

Bangalore: Indian startups recorded $ 9.5 billion, or around Rs 70,600 crore, in releases in 2021, adding to the milestones the industry reached in what was a pivotal year for the ecosystem. Exits, partial or full, by existing startup investors through initial public offerings (IPOs), mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and secondary stock sales have increased … Read more