VC Financing Is Down, But Not Out

At least four hedge funds participated in three of the largest private financings in October, with biotech leading the way.

Carsten Snejbjerg/Bloomberg

Carsten Snejbjerg/Bloomberg

Venture capital financing volume may have shriveled to multiyear lows, but there are still sizable deals being completed.

According to, at least five private companies each raised more than $260 million in October, although there were none of the $1 billion fundraising rounds seen in September.


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