Tiger Global raises $1.5bn for technology investment fund


Tiger Global Management has raised $1.5bn towards its latest fund, according to a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

Tiger Global Private Investment Partners VIII will focus on the technology space, with previous investments including Facebook and Zynga.

Last year the firm partnered with Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers to to invest $60m in social network Nextdoor.

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