The market for venture transactions in Russia for six months of this year grew by 161% compared to the same period last year, according to the annual review of the Russian venture industry “MoneyTree: venture capital market navigator” for 2018 and the first half of 2019, presented by Russian Venture Company (RVC) and PwC.
The final tests of uncrewed vehicles at the NAMI training ground in the suburbs of Moscow will be held in December 2019, said the General Director of Russian Venture Company (RVC) Alexander Povalko in an interview with RIA Novosti on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum.
In Russia, they are only just learning to turn ideas into money. To invent something new - domestic inventors have no problems with this, but to bring the product to the market - difficulties still arise here.
Some Russian universities decided to join a consortium to support and promote projects in the field of personal medicine and healthcare, distributed energy and other areas of the national technological initiative (NTI), the press service of Tomsk State University (TSU) said on Tuesday.
The initiative of the Agency for Strategic Initiatives involves the creation of a platform for the technological development of Russian universities, which will include support tools from all parties to the agreement.
Alexey Basov, Deputy General Manager, Investment Director of Russian Venture Company (RVC), told in his interview to Interfax that industrial and corporate venture foundations will be developed in the near future, about the imbalance between “early” and “late” investments and of the prospects of RVC additional capitalization.