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If you’re Martin Blank , and you need to kill the President of Paraguay, you might need to use a fork. Yesterday, an entrepreneur asked me whether or not First Round does convertible notes. I wasn’t trying to be evasive, but after saying that we have done them on occasion, I pushed the entrepreneur to think deeper about his fundraising goals. To me, asking about a whether a VC does a specific security seems like the wrong question.

Invest in Israel Newsletter September 2011 Edition

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Trade in 2010 between Israel and the other countries that comprise Mercosur, Brazil, Uruguay and Paraguay, reached $1.8 As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. See the September 2011 edition after the jump. For previous editions, click here.

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Invest in Israel Newsletter March 2010 Edition

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Brazilian President Luiz Inácio (Lula) da Silva gave Israeli President Shimon Peres his final approval for a free trade agreement between Israel and the Mercosur bloc (Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay). A s every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. See the March 2010 edition after the jump.

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