Waivers of fiduciary duty have gone to extremes in recent limited partnership agreements.
October 14, 2013
Venture capital investment activity was down slightly in the third quarter, according to Preqin. However, venture-backed IPO and M&A exit activity increased, according to a joint report from Thomson...
October 01, 2013 | 03:42 pm
Some industry experts are warning investors to remain cautious of a provision of the JOBS Act that allows companies with less than $1 billion in revenue to file for initial public offerings...
September 30, 2013
Arizona Public Safety Personnel Retirement System committed up to $30 million to venture capital fund Mercury Fund III.
September 26, 2013 | 01:13 pm
Venture capital investors still see expansion and early stages as most attractive, but later-stage investments gaining favor
KPMG released the results of its semi annual Venture Capital IPO Survey last week, and the majority of industry experts maintained their position from the outset of 2013 that expansion and early...
September 23, 2013 | 03:35 pm
Twitter Inc.'s disclosure last week that it had filed to go public was big news not because it was unexpected but because it is the latest indication of a resurgence in the IPO market.
September 18, 2013 | 11:52 am
Wisconsin Department of Administration issued a request for qualifications in a search for an investment manager to oversee a newly created fund-of-funds venture capital investment program, seeded...
September 10, 2013 | 03:34 pm
When Nasdaq ceased trading for three hours on Thursday, it interrupted the debut of the sole company to go public on the exchange that day, Regado Biosciences.
August 23, 2013 | 02:33 pm
Facebook investors are keeping a watchful eye on the social media firm's recent stock rebound.
August 19, 2013
Venture capital performance was up about a percentage point in the first quarter, returning 2.5%, according to the National Venture Capital Association's performance benchmark, the Cambridge...
July 30, 2013 | 04:11 pm
Preqin released a new report Wednesday on consistent performers in private equity and venture capital, based on performance data available to the research firm. Among active fund managers that have...
July 24, 2013 | 10:36 am
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, hired Kiltearn Partners to run $100 million in actively managed global value equity for the university's $8.5 billion long-term endowment pool.
July 19, 2013 | 02:33 pm
Ohio Public Employees' Retirement System, Columbus, made a total of $325 million in new commitments and investments.
July 19, 2013 | 12:47 pm
Opportunities in health-care investing through hedge funds, private equity funds and long-only equity strategies seem to be drawing increasing interest from institutional investors. But not all areas ...