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$5.1 bln of venture investments in Q2 2004

Venture capitalists invested about $5.1 billion into start-ups nationwide in Q2 2004, down 3.

Venture capitalists invested about $5.1 billion into start-ups nationwide in Q2 2004, down 3.3% from Q1 2004, according to Ernst & Young and Venture One. Silicon Valley companies raised $1.874 billion in Q2, little changed from the $1.869 billion raised the previous quarter.