Connecticut Treasurer Denise L. Nappier presented three semifinalists to provide private investment fund consulting services to the $29.5 billion Connecticut Retirement Plans & Trust Funds at the...
May 13, 2015 | 03:27 pm
Arlington County (Va.) Employees’ Retirement System committed $15 million to Franklin Park 2015 Venture Series.
May 06, 2015 | 03:29 pm
Venture capital investments as a whole are not in a bubble, said Ben Horowitz, co-founder and partner at Andreessen Horowitz, in a one-on-one conversation with Kara Swisher, co-CEO at Revere Digital...
April 28, 2015 | 03:54 pm
Less than 5% of venture capital general partners are women, a percentage that has lingered over the past 20 years, said Sharon Vosmek, CEO of Astia, who moderated a sparsely attended panel titled...
April 28, 2015 | 02:55 pm
Venture capital firms invested $13.4 billion in 1,020 transactions in the first quarter, down 10% in dollars and 8% in number of deals from the fourth quarter, when venture firms invested $14.9...
April 17, 2015 | 12:01 am
Fifty-six U.S. venture capital funds raised a total of $8.1 billion in the first quarter, down 2.3% from the previous quarter and down 22.1% from the year-earlier quarter.
April 16, 2015 | 03:59 pm
Apax Partners, one of Europe's largest private equity firms, is readying an initial public offering that would widen investors' access to its funds, people with knowledge of the matter said.
April 10, 2015 | 01:11 pm
Texas Teacher Retirement System committed about $470 million total to five funds in March.
April 02, 2015 | 04:05 pm
Proceeds from U.S. private equity and venture capital initial public offerings were down 81% and 59%, respectively, from the first quarter a year ago. In its quarterly IPO review, Renaissance Capital ...
April 01, 2015 | 11:08 am
New York State Common Retirement Fund made an additional $30 million commitment to Primary Venture Partners, an early stage venture capital firm, to invest in companies within the state.
March 30, 2015 | 01:27 pm
A jury rejected Ellen Pao's claims of gender discrimination by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, in a case that riveted Silicon Valley for weeks.
March 27, 2015 | 06:07 pm
Corporate buyers snapped up 715 private equity portfolio companies in 2014 – 13% more than the prior year, according to Bain & Co.'s 2015 global private equity report, released Thursday.
March 19, 2015 | 03:58 pm
Louisiana Teachers' Retirement System made three new commitments totaling up to $225 million.
March 06, 2015 | 04:24 pm
Arizona Public Safety Personnel Retirement System, Phoenix, made up to $110 million in new commitments and co-investments plus a follow-on commitment of up to $20 million.
March 04, 2015 | 01:02 pm
Rhode Island State Investment Commission committed up to $15 million to Industry Ventures Partnership Holdings III-C, a sidecar fund.