Venture Capital

European VC Landscape

London is the capital of lead VCs in European Series A. We focused on the 20 most active lead VCs in European Series A because it is a sizeable sample that covers European Venture Capital Landscape about a third of the initially qualified dataset, and since it would’ve been impracticable to directly engage with more […]

UK start-ups favoured by US, Asian Investors

The UK tech sector has attracted more foreign investment in the first seven months of 2019 than it did during the whole of last year and has overtaken the US for foreign investment, per capita. Of the top three global tech hubs, the UK attracts nearly as much non-domestic capital as the much bigger China. […]

Private Equity 2016 Guide Sector Report

By Suhail Ahmad, Management Consultant and Portfolio Adviser to Hikmah Capital Corp. He can be contacted at suhail@ahmadmoney.com Introduction With falling crude oil prices, slowing Chinese economy, and a struggling Eurozone, it is no surprise the Private Equity (PE) activity in the Middle East has been challenging. However, despite these headwinds, PE activity overall looked […]

Private Equity and Venture Capital Investing in the Islamic World

Article featured in the IFN 2015 Guide (pg.44) and feel free to download the complete guide from our web-site at http://wp.me/p3PTEh-bQ IMPROVING GLOBAL MARKET FOR ISLAMIC PRIVATE EQUITY AND VENTURE CAPITAL Islamic private equity (PE) remains a very small component of the global PE marketbut showed signs of strength last year with an increase of mergers […]