Dave McClure’s 500 Startups Is Raising International “Micro Funds” For India And Mexico

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http://techcrunch.com – Since its launch in 2010, 500 Startups has made a ton of investments in international startups. Founder Dave McClure is a strong believer that good talent can be found all over the world, not just in Silicon Valley, and so has been sourcing deals in multiple international markets for a while now. We can expect more of that, as the firm is raising a couple of micro funds aimed at specific markets. Yesterday, the firm filed an SEC document for a 500 StartupWallah fund, which presumably would be focused on investments in India. And today, a document surfaced for a 500 Luchadores fund, for investi (IT news)