Tag Archives: Edith Yeung

Edith Yeung: Fundraising during COVID-19: Dos and Don’ts

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Venture Capitalist Edith Yeung shared her insights on fundraising during COVID-19 in her recent webinar for aspiring entrepreneurs. Edith Yeung is a General Partner at Proof of Capital (an early-stage Silicon Valley venture capital fund focused on Blockchain), creator of the China Internet Report and advisor at 500 Startups – the world’s most active early-stage […]

Edith Yeung: Difficult times are often the best ones for early-stage private markets

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Edith Yeung, general partner at Race Capital, an early-stage Silicon Valley venture capital fund, said the most volatile, difficult times are often the best ones for early-stage private markets. Here are some highlights from the article citing her interview: She cited as an example the 2008 financial crisis, which produced many “unicorns” during the tough […]

Edith Yeung:China’s virtual currency may be rolled out within a year

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In a recent media interview with CNBC, Edith Yeung of Proof of Capital opined that China’s virtual currency may be rolled out within a year. In the video below, she says the Chinese government has been “really thoughtful” about the digital currency electronic payment framework and its rollout. Read more about it here. Edith Yeung is a […]

Edith Yeung: China could launch its own digital currency in months

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Edith Yeung opined that China could launch its own digital currency in the next 6-12 months, at the recent CNBC East Tech West Conference held in Guangzhou, China. The Chinese government has been researching and studying the possibility of launching its own digital currency in recent years and has identified entities for a potential roll-out, […]

Edith Yeung Interviewed by Angie Lau on her Insights on the Status of Blockchain in Asia, especially China

Edith Yeung and Angie Lau

Venture capitalist Edith Yeung and Angie Lau, CEO and editor-in-chief of Forkast News sit down discuss the role of China, the impact of technology, and why there may be coordinated focus on blockchain by President Xi Jinping. Is Asia gaining ground in the technology race? Edith Yeung, advisor at 500 Startups, partner at Proof of Capital, […]

Edith Yeung: Why I Invest in China

Venture Capitalist and tech executive Edith Yeung shares her insights on where China shows the most promise and why it still makes sense to invest in the country even amidst the fraught US-China tech relations. Edith believes that China is at the cutting edge of AI, e-commerce and mobile payments. She sat down for an […]

Edith Yeung: Insights on China Tech Start Ups

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Venture capitalist and China internet expert Edith Yeung is often invited to speak and share insights on China tech and start ups. Selected by Inc’s Magazine as one of the Silicon Valley investors you must know, Edith Yeung is a partner at 500 Startups — the world’s most active early seed investor. Take a look […]