Tariffs Could Trigger Turbulence in Global VR/AR Technology Investing

J.C. Kuang, Analyst J.C. Kuang, Analyst Augmented Reality, Insight Articles

The continued political tensions between the US and Chinese administrations over the last few weeks has begun to exercise a visible influence on the emerging augmented reality hardware market. Hardware startup Meta announced last week that an incipient investment led by a Chinese equity firm was suddenly revoked under pressure from the Chinese government. Officials cited specifically the latest round … Read More

8% of VR/AR Venture Capital Deals Went to Startups With a Female CEO in 2017

Avatar Alexandra Vidger Press Releases, Venture Capital, Private Equity, and M&A

SAN FRANCISCO (March 13, 2018) — Greenlight Insights, the global leader in market intelligence for the virtual and augmented reality industry, released a new report today detailing the state of venture funding for woman-led XR companies. The report was co-authored with the WXR Venture Fund, a venture capital fund that promotes equal gender representation among VR/AR/XR startups. 2017 was another … Read More