IEX Group has completed a $75 million round of funding led by boutique venture capital firm Spark Capital.
September 03, 2014 | 12:56 pm
CalPERS committed $4.47 billion to 12 private equity funds and five co-investment opportunities in the fiscal year ended June 30.
August 26, 2014 | 07:00 am
Texas County & District Retirement System committed $17 million to OpenView Venture Partners IV, a venture capital fund that invests in technology, software and Internet companies.
August 26, 2014 | 02:56 pm
Cambridge Associates: Global developed private equity lags public counterpart, while emerging markets PE outperforms public markets in 2013
Private equity and venture capital firms that invest primarily in developed markets outside the United States returned 16.3% in 2013, as measured by the Cambridge Associates LLC Global ex-U.S....
August 18, 2014 | 02:29 pm
Pennsylvania Public School Employees' Retirement System committed or invested a total of $800 million to five alternatives funds.
August 12, 2014 | 12:34 pm
Venture capital returned 4.9% in the three months ended March 31, as measured by the Cambridge Associates Venture Capital index. The index outpaced the Russell 2000 by 380 basis points and the large-...
July 31, 2014 | 04:00 pm
New York State Teachers' Retirement System reported this week its assets increased 12.8% for the fiscal year ended June 30.
July 25, 2014 | 03:42 pm
What do private equity executives do when their 27-year old firm is misunderstood? If the firm is Canaan Partners, you let it go to the dogs.
July 21, 2014
U.S. venture capital firms invested $13 billion in 1,114 deals in the second quarter, a 34% increase in capital invested from the first quarter and up 81% from the second quarter of 2013, The...
July 18, 2014 | 02:04 pm
Michael Dean joined HarbourVest Partners, an alternative investment firm that invests on the secondary market, as a principal focusing on real assets, said Laura Thaxter, principal,...
July 18, 2014 | 03:01 pm
Seventy-six U.S. venture capital funds closed on $7.4 billion during the second quarter of 2014, according to Dow Jones VentureSource's latest report released Thursday.
July 17, 2014 | 11:11 am
The first enforcement case brought under the SEC's pay-to-play rules has increased awareness of the extent of the regulations, and their impact on managers and investors.
July 07, 2014
Rhode Island State Investment Commission committed up to $25 million to Industry Ventures Partnership Holdings III, a fund of funds that invests in venture partnerships and early...
June 27, 2014 | 03:00 pm
TL Ventures Inc. will pay $300,000 to settle “pay-to-play” charges announced Friday by the SEC.
June 20, 2014 | 02:26 pm
The increasingly blurry lines between alternative investment classes — as well as between those investments and traditional stocks and bonds — have some managers predicting the term...