Friday November 27, 2020

Wave of venture capital boosting tech growth

Some of the world's biggest venture capital funds are setting up in Ireland, taking advantage of start-ups and a friendly investment environment, writes Philip Connolly.

25th May, 2013
Barry O'Brien of Silicon Valley Bank: 'We need an assessment of what happens after seed stage.' Photo: Tony O'Shea



While the Irish economy continues to struggle to drag itself out of the mire of bank debt and government deficits, a new generation of talent is benefiting from an international influx of capital driving a new wave of technology-led growth.

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