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Global venture capital shifting toward emerging markets

There are a lot of headline-worthy findings in Ernst and Young’s recent report on Global Venture Capital: VC money is shifting toward emerging markets; China’s VC industry reached record heights in 2011 and will soon surpass Europe as the world’s second-largest venture hub for fund-raising; global “dry powder”, i.e., capital committed to VC firms but not yet invested, is US$117.7 billion…and plenty more. But because pictures tell more than words, what strikes me most are the graphs. And there are plenty of graphs too, but the most telling ones to me are these:
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