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David NicklasWe once thought venture capital was one box we could check on St. Louis' to-do list. It turns out to still be a piece of unfinished business.

Local people created several high-octane investment funds in the early years of this decade, and they and others were regularly pumping money into promising St. Louis companies. The hope was that we could just sit back and watch these investors work their magic, creating wealth and jobs.

Should Missouri support venture capital? -