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Carlsquare weekly market letter: The VC market is bad, but not too bad!

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Carlsquare Weekly Letter 11 Jan 2023 CS


Carlsquare Weekly Market Letter

  • The newspaper headlines say that the VC market went dead last year, but that is not the case. It is much more challenging, but there is still dry powder out there
  • US or not US? Many firms recommend changing from US stocks to Europe and Emerging Markets. Can that be the best bet?
  • Earnings season starts officially this week. The pre-numbers are weak
  • The graph below illustrates the number of VC deals done each quarter from Q1 2015 to Q3 2022.


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Carlsquare weekly market letter: The VC market is bad, but not too bad!