Hello and welcome back to Equity, a podcast about the business of startups, where we unpack the numbers and nuances behind the headlines.
This is our Wednesday show where we go into a single topic and unpack the rest. Today we ask: How is the economic downturn and startup slowdown impacting VCs and venture capital funds?
Unlike our usual mid-week episodes, Natasha Not in power. Instead, Alex She stood up and brought a Technology Flow+ venture capital reporter with her Rebecca Szkutak In the co-hosting slot. Rebecca is an ace when it comes to the mechanics of venture capital, making her the perfect voice for the day.
To begin, Alex and Rebecca break down the state of startups in today’s market — and make up for some of the things that go wrong. From there, equity staff talked through venture capital’s response to changing market conditions. And the conversation is wrapped up with notes on what LPs are doing, whether they should be.
While we’re mostly focused on startups and entrepreneurs in the pod, it’s also good to step back and talk about money every once in a while. behind money That’s what we did today. Have fun!
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