Chicago startup funding approaching 2000 levels: Will this time be different?

Here are a few slides on venture dollars raised and deals done in Chicago since 2007 and how this compares to 2000. Mostly, this is terrific news. Chicago is attracting a much larger share of US venture capital than it used to:  roughly 3.5% in 2013 versus ~1% percent in most of the prior decade. There are good reasons to […]