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The Kauffman Fellows Journal contains critical research, stories, and insights that dive deep into topics in venture capital, technology, and startups.

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May 14, 2020

Consolidation: the Face of Venture Capital Post COVID-19

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April 29, 2020

Seed portfolio performance increases with the number of investments, says AngelList

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April 24, 2020

A Better LP Model for Micro-VC and Emerging Managers

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June 27, 2018

Introducing the Fellows of Class 23

Kauffman Fellows celebrates its most diverse group of talented leaders with Class 23

Read the Press Release to see the outstanding members of class 23 and their firms.

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November 14, 2017

Kauffman Fellows and PitchBook Announce Partnership to Empower Global Venture Capital Leaders

PitchBook today announced a new partnership with Kauffman Fellows. For the KF Network, the PitchBook Platform will serve as a tool to identify contacts, surface opportunities, and, ultimately, fundraise faster.

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What do founders really want? Checkout this study from our archives in collaboration with @creandum @Newfund - https://t.co/5j4i8Enldu
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- 6 days ago

IT'S TIME TO BUILD? Where, how, and what? We have answers - https://t.co/jsgZYbHGcg
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- 9 days ago

RT @Beezer232: The latest #venture insights are out in May's #OpenLP newsletter. View the latest from @nvca, @KauffmanFellows, @pearvc, @sa…
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- 11 days ago

VC Fund Performance Calculator by @AngelList is now live. Learn more about the calculator, the Mighty Middle in VC,… https://t.co/KF59VoibtE
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- 13 days ago

RT @JulesEMiller: Great conversation today with @VitalikButerin and the @KauffmanFellows blockchain group. Extra thanks to my co-conspirat…
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