How COVID-19 and the resulting recession are impacting female founders â€“ TechCrunch
Last week The Exchange dug into recent data concerning the amount of venture capital raised by female founders. In Q3 2020, PitchBook data reported that US-based female founders raised $434 million across 136 rounds. There are other factors are at play, new data from the Female Founders Alliance (FFA) indicates, but the funding drought is not helping. This implies a narrower pool of female founders generally, and inside of the technology industry as well. Recall that we began with another look at recent declines in capital available to female founders?