The latest MoneyTree Report from PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) and the US-based National Venture Capital Association (NVCA), based on data provided by Thomson Reuters:
Q2 2011 VC investments jump 19% to $7.5 billion in 966 deals. Year ago: $6.3 billion in 814 deals
Latest quarter is highest total since Q2 2008.
These high levels are not sustainable says Mark Heesen, president of the NVCA:
"For the past three years, the venture capital industry has been investing significantly more dollars into companies than it ...