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The 25 most valuable US startups that failed this year

Even well-established private companies are at constant risk of failure, as evidenced by some of the startups that went out of business this year.

Venture firms are making more hires — here’s what that means for entrepreneurs

"If one partner said no and they pass on you, you just have to find another way in. That's how big these VC firms have gotten."
Epic Games, the makers of "Fortnite," reached unicorn status in 2018.

These are the 35 US tech startups that have reached unicorn status in 2018

So far in 2018, there have been 35 tech companies in the US to reach a billion-dollar valuation.

A San Francisco based company has made trading cards of Silicon Valley’s top VCs because, well, it’s Silicon Valley

TouchBase has released collectible trading cards sporting Silicon Valley's top investors and advisors. A pack of five cards goes for $59.99.

12 startups that failed this year and took $1.4 billion in VC funding with them

Theranos was by the far the biggest startup to close in 2018, but it wasn't the only one. See what other startups failed in the realm of robotics, smart suitcases, and developer software.

The 25 most valuable private tech companies in the US

Tech companies are continuing to garner major venture capital investment in 2018. Here are the 25 most valuable VC-backed startups in the US.
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Investors are pouring money into startups that are trying to find a cure for aging

Money has been pouring into startups researching longevity as treatments for aging become more of a reality. Here are the venture funds and pharma companies placing bets.

A day in the life of an HSBC exec who wakes up at 5:30 a.m. to work out, always eats green, and studies at Stanford in her free time

Melania Edwards is part of HSBC's International Manager Program, which trains senior executives for leading the international bank by putting them in top roles across different businesses around the globe.
Read Business Insider's exclusive list of the top VC firms in the cannabis industry.

Check out our exclusive list of the top 12 venture capital firms making deals in the booming marijuana industry

Check out Business Insider's exclusive list of the top venture capitalists in the cannabis industry. These firms are signing the most deals — and they're showing no signs of slowing down.
Rachel Carrell (left), founder of Koru Kids, which provides childcare after school.

This tech investment firm published startup diversity stats for the first time and it shames venture capital’s ‘collective blind spot̵...

Early stage investor Forward Partners is doing better than the average venture capitalist when it comes to investing in female founded startups. The firm has released diversity statistics on its portfolio company for the first time.