Cambridge Associates U.S. Venture Capital index posted a net return of 30.9% for the quarter ended March 31, down from the previous quarters 85.4% return. For the one-year period ended March 31, the index posted a stunning return of 318.7%, well ahead of the one-year Nasdaq composite return of 85.8% for the same period.
Cambridges U.S. Private Equity index rose 12.6% for the quarter ended March 31, slightly above the 12.2% return in the previous quarter. For the year ended March 31, the indexs net return was 42.9%, ahead of the 17.9% posted returned by the S&P 500 in the same period.