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ISSUE – July 26 |In Silicon Valley, the Big Venture Funds Keep Getting Bigger

Giant venture-capital funds are piling up in Silicon Valley, a sign that foundations, pension funds and endowments are still willing to rush money into the risky startup sector despite lingering concerns about overheated valuations.

The latest firm to raise a jumbo-size fund is Canaan Partners, a fixture on the venture-capital scene that collected $800 million for new investments in tech and health-care startups. Canaan’s 11th fund… [ WSJ ]

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