Texas County & District Retirement System committed a total of $155 million to alternative investment managers, bringing the system's April commitments to $255 million.
May 02, 2013 | 02:10 pm
Houston Firefighters' Relief & Retirement Fund committed $20 million each to Lone Star VIII, a private equity distressed debt fund, and Horsley Bridge X Venture, a...
April 23, 2013 | 03:55 pm
U.S. venture capital firms invested $5.9 billion in 863 deals in the first quarter of 2013, a 12% drop in the amount of capital invested in portfolio companies and a decline of 13% in the number of...
April 22, 2013 | 03:18 pm
Florida State Board of Administration committed a total of $665 million to alternative investments with four managers.
April 05, 2013 | 02:48 pm
Venture capital portfolio company exits by initial public offerings fell 57% while exits by sales dropped 32% in the first quarter of this year from the year-earlier quarter, according to the Exit...
April 02, 2013 | 02:31 pm
When it comes to buyout and venture capital funds, size matters.
April 01, 2013
State of Wisconsin Investment Board and the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, both of Madison, will create a venture capital fund, committing a total initially of $30 million and possibly up to...
March 20, 2013 | 11:44 am
Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund, Oak Brook, is searching for at least one manager to run a total of $25 million in venture capital.
March 06, 2013 | 03:02 pm
George Babu was named director at OMERS Ventures, the venture capital investment arm of the C$60.8 billion (US$59.1 billion) Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System.
March 06, 2013 | 02:43 pm
Delaware Public Employees' Retirement System, Dover, committed $4 million to Weston Presidio XI, a venture capital fund.
February 22, 2013 | 02:55 pm
New Mexico State Investment Council approved an annual target investment of up to 5% of the $3.7 billion Severance Tax Permanent Fund to the New Mexico Private Equity Investment Program.
January 24, 2013 | 04:20 pm
Venture capital isn't dead, but it is riddled with ailments. Returns are lousy. Fundraising is down. And exits — both initial public offerings and mergers and acquisitions — are down from ...
January 21, 2013
Venture capital investment in 2012 dropped 10% to $26.5 billion in 3,698 deals, which was down 6% from the year before, according to the MoneyTree Report by PricewaterhouseCoopers and the National...
January 18, 2013 | 05:01 pm
Austin (Texas) Police Retirement System committed up to $5 million to SAIL Pre-Exit Acceleration Fund, a venture capital fund managed by SAIL Capital Partners.
January 17, 2013 | 03:38 pm
San Francisco Employees' Retirement System has made $41 million in new commitments.