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Actual data: Series A crunch will kill 1,000 companies

By Sarah Lacy On December 19, 2012 CB Insights has a fascinating report that puts actual data around the Series A crunch debate. And as will be no surprise to regular PandoDaily readers, it’s real. It’s an actual mathematical phenomenon resulting from a glut of seed-funded companies and a stable (or possibly declining, we argue) number of firms doing Series A deals. As I’ve written before, I’m not sure why people are trying to deny it. But here is the first stab at actual data I’ve seen...