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Female-founded companies raised €59.3 million during the six months under review. Photograph: iStock

Funding for female founders of tech start-ups in the Republic stagnated during the first half of the year even as there was a surge in investment lev(...)

Alex Hobbs, chairman and Sarah-Jane Larkin, director general, Irish Venture Capital Association. The IVCA has urged the Government to act following weak investment figures. Photograph: Colm Mahady/Fennell Photography

Venture capital funding into Irish tech firms fell by 9 per cent in the first half of 2018, the first time that the funding has fallen since 2011. Th(...)