European venture capital firm Index Ventures said it will no longer make investments in Russia or co-invest alongside people or companies linked to the Russian regime, making it one of the most public statements from a VC firm in response to the invasion in Ukraine. The firm, which has headquarters in London and San Francisco, made the announcement on Monday morning in a statement on its...
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