The Revolution Will Be Streamed
By James Higa, Index Ventures mentor-in-residence.
Avoiding the Pitfalls of Benchmarking
Steve Cadigan on why Google's best practices may not work for your company.
Deciphering the Buzz Around Security
Shardul Shah on why enterprise security is currently at an inflection point.
Pure Storage's Scott Dietzen Chats With Index's Mike Volpi
Pure Storage CEO Scott Dietzen Shares How He Transitioned Back to Startup & What Keeps Him Up At Night
The Medieval Village and the Irish Entrepreneur
Security is one the hottest areas of venture investing these days—an unsurprising development, given the ever-increasing frequency and severity of the attacks on enterprises.
Joining the Index family
Ilya Fushman on Why He's Joining Index Ventures
Disrupting the Multi-trillion Wealth Management Industry: Wealthfront Raises $35M Round
London’s Digital Revolution Is Incomplete
London’s position as the centre of Europe’s digital revolution is assured -- at least for now.
King Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering
LONDON and STOCKHOLM -- King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE: KING), a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 22,200,000 of its ordinary shares at a price to the public of $22.50 per share.
Hortonworks to Extend Leadership of Enterprise Hadoop and Expand Ecosystem with $100M Funding
Hortonworks, the leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced an oversubscribed $100 million funding round led by funds managed by BlackRock and Passport Capital, joined by all existing investors.
A Perfect Storm: Now is the Time for Multibillion Dollar Open Source Companies
At Index we’ve been investing in open source for 12 years and have never seen such a ‘perfect storm’ for open source companies to make the jump from scrappy-and-free to large-and-profitable.
MOO: 'Scaling can be painful'
MOO CEO and Founder Richard Moross on serving customers in 200+ countries.
Versartis Announces Pricing of Its Initial Public Offering
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., -- Versartis, Inc., (Nasdaq:VSAR) an endocrine-focused biopharmaceutical company, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 6,000,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $21 per share, before underwriting discounts and commissions.
SwiftKey CEO and co-founder Jon Reynolds on marketing an app to millions and scaling to the U.S.
Don’t cook, JUST EAT
JUST EAT’s executive team on making marketing count
Criteo: It's all about the team
It was November 2007 and I had just joined Index to launch the firm’s new growth fund, when a close member of my network, Pascal Gauthier, told me about a company called Criteo.
We give a voice to ideas
Squarespace CEO Anthony Casalena on "solving" publishing and why we will all need a place to live online.
The Etsy Factor
Etsy CEO Chad Dickerson on reinventing retail and why community must have soul.
HouseTrip CEO Arnaud Bertrand on how to launch -- and scale -- a global sharing economy business.
Another Cambridge Phenomenon
Index Ventures backs The Cambridge Satchel Company.
Socialbakers Completes $26M Financing for International Expansion and Innovation
Series C round is one of the largest for a social analytics company outside North America
Versartis Secures $55 million in Series E Financing
REDWOOD CITY, CA - Versartis, Inc., an endocrine-focused biopharmaceutical company that is developing a novel, long-acting form of recombinant human growth hormone (rhGH) for the treatment of growth hormone deficiency (GHD), today announced that it has completed a $55 million Series E financing.
Blaze launches laserlight for cyclists to save lives
The Laserlight projects an image ahead of the cyclist to tackle the most common cause of cycling accidents - vehicles turning across an unseen bike.
Egalet Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering
WAYNE, Pa. - Egalet Corporation ("Egalet") today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 4,200,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $12.00 per share.
13 lessons from the Salesforce frontline
Index companies and Salesforce discuss how to get the most out of CRM.
The Cambridge Satchel Company Raises $21M From Index Ventures
The Cambridge Satchel Company, the leather goods brand and maker of the original and best satchel, today announces funding of $21m from Index Ventures, backers of global brands and fashion retailers including ASOS, Moleskine, Net-á-Porter and Nasty Gal.
The New Perimeter: Why We Invested in Adallom
Since SaaS emerged as a viable enterprise model over a decade ago, IT directors have lost sleep many nights worrying how to secure the ever-growing, ever-morphing, perimeter-less network known unassumingly as the 'cloud'. And that challenge is only getting more complex by the day.
Trustpilot Secures $25 Million Funding to Accelerate Growth
New York – London – Copenhagen – Trustpilot, the leading review community for online shoppers, today announces it has raised $25m in Series C financing.
Mobile-focused brokerage for all
With technology reshaping and demystifying all aspects of financial services, from foreign exchange and insurance to asset and wealth management, Index is very excited to be part of an early stage investment in Robinhood (www.Robinhoodapp.com), an iOS (and soon, Android) app, which is transforming the way people invest in individual stocks.
MyOptique Group announces £8 million funding
MyOptique Group, Europe's leading online optical retailer selling prescription glasses (Glasses Direct, MyOptique), sunglasses (Sunglasses Shop) and contact lenses (LensOn), today announced it has secured £8 million in investment and appointed a new Chairman to bolster its aggressive international expansion plans.
MetaPack accelerates international growth following £20m investment
MetaPack, the leading provider of delivery management solutions for retailers, announces today a £20m investment from Index Ventures, a leading venture capital investor in growth companies.
SoftBank and GungHo Announce Strategic Investment of USD 1.5 Billion in Supercell
SoftBank and GungHo today announced that they have entered into an agreement with Supercell.
Saul Klein's Keynote at Dublin Web Summit
Majority World Report 2013: Risk and Reward
The best startup in Europe we can't invest in
Everyone is rightly excited about the wall of amazing tech-enabled startups being born in Europe and Israel, disrupting massive industries including media, marketing, fashion, retail, travel, finance and transportation.
Criteo Prices Initial Public Offering
Criteo S.A. (CRTOF), a leading global technology company that specializes in performance display advertising, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 8,082,580 American Depository Shares, representing the company's ordinary shares, at a price to the public of $31.00 per American Depositary Share.
Funding Circle Launches In U.S. With $37M Investment
Online business lending pioneer joins forces with San Francisco-based Endurance Lending Network.
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