Safeguard Insights

April 29, 2013

Steve Zarrilli on FOX Business: What the GDP Numbers Don’t Show

The first quarter 2013 GDP numbers posted on Friday and were greeted with mixed emotions on Wall Street. FOX Business asked Safeguard’s President and CEO,…

Posted by John E. Shave III

May 31, 2012

Putting Growth Capital to Work in Philadelphia

On average, Safeguard Scientifics evaluates more than a thousand business plans each year—that’s 20 business plans per week. Last year, we chose to partner with…

Posted by James A. Datin

January 27, 2012

Week in Review: Venture Investment Grew 22% YoY; Alverix and The Doctors; Beyond.com Among Future 50; MediaMath on FoxBusiness

Last year was a strong year for venture capital, according to the MoneyTree report issued by the National Venture Capital Association. Investments grew 22 percent…

Posted by John E. Shave III

January 9, 2012

Alverix Technology Key to Landmark Flu Test from BD

In the rush of the holidays, you may have missed some recent news from Safeguard Scientifics’ life sciences partner company Alverix. On December 20, 2011,…

Posted by James A. Datin

December 28, 2011

VIDEO: AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions – Sustained Growth Over the Years

AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions (AHS) has continued its steady growth rate, acquiring four companies since 2009, allowing the company to become one of the largest players…

Posted by John E. Shave III

December 19, 2011

VIDEO: Building Value and Well-timed Exits. A Look Back at Recent Successes

The past 12 months have exciting at Safeguard Scientifics. In December of 2010, partner companies Clarient and Avid Radiopharmaceuticals were both acquired by giants in…

Posted by Peter J. Boni

December 14, 2011

VIDEO: Recap of Growth at AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions, Bridgevine and MediaMath

Earlier this quarter at Safeguard Scientifics’ Investor Day, we provided further transparency into three of our technology partner companies, which have also experienced tremendous growth:…

Posted by John E. Shave III

December 12, 2011

VIDEO: Emerging Technology Markets and 2012 Tech Trends

There is no question that technology innovations will continue to revolutionize the way we work and play in 2012 and beyond. The Internet opens up…

Posted by John E. Shave III

December 9, 2011

VIDEO: The Next Big Thing in Digital Marketing and Advertising

Digital marketing is experiencing explosive growth, and both partner companies Bridgevine and MediaMath have taken advantage of this fast-growing industry. With the accelerating growth of…

Posted by John E. Shave III

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