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Michael Mullany of Icon Ventures: ‘Europe has established itself as a market with exceptional talent.’

Icon Ventures, a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm specialising in Series B and C funding rounds, is opening an office in Dublin as it looks t(...)

John and Patrick Collison, co-founders of Stripe. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Financial technology startup Stripe is in talks to raise a new funding round, valuing it higher than its last private valuation of $36 billion, accord(...)

Teckro CEO Gary Hughes. Photograph: Sean Curtin/True Media

Limerick-based company Teckro has raised $25 million (about €22 million) in a Series C funding round and said it plans to double its workforce to abou(...)

 Terry Bollea, known as Hulk Hogan, sits in court during his trial against Gawker Media, in  Florida last March. Photograph:  Reuters

Gawker Media has hired bankers to weigh options after receiving multiple approaches by rivals to acquire the online news group founded by Nick Denton,(...)

CEO of Privateer Holdings Brendan Kennedy: as marijuana laws are being loosened, entrepreneurs and investors are creating new businesses to cash in on what they see as an emerging bonanza. Photograph: Getty

One morning in September, I logged on to the website of HelloMD, a medical start-up that promises to connect patients with doctors instantly over the (...)