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Growth Spurt for Venture Capital?

A venture capital initiative in Wisconsin may be funded by a combination of a CAPCO program and fund of funds program.

In the venture capital arena, Wisconsin has long been a laggard.

Despite some growth in its venture capital pool during the last 25 years, Wisconsin still ranked just 25th among all states in 2010, with $234 million under management, according to the National Venture Capital Association’s Yearbook 2011.

Wisconsin ranks 20th in population, U.S. Census Bureau data shows.

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