NEWS & VIEWS

Global private equity and venture capital news and research

Venture/Growth

26 August 2016

Danhua closes second venture fund at $255m

silicon-valley-sign California-based Danhua Capital has closed its second fund at an oversubscribed $255m, making it more than double the size of its predecessor.

26 August 2016

True Ventures excited by nascent target markets after locking down $310m Fund V

combination-lock-1224671_1920 True Ventures has hit the $1.3bn mark for capital under management after holding a successful final close of its fifth fund.

26 August 2016

Earlybird chirping for up to €120m in commitments for new health tech fund

merle-552070_640 Germany's Earlybird Venture Capital has announced the first closing of its health tech fund, targeting between €100m and €120m at final close.

26 August 2016

Summit Partners raises $2.3bn for ninth flagship fund

matterhorn-918442_960_720 (1) US growth equity firm Summit Partners has landed more than $2.3bn for its ninth flagship fund, putting it more-than halfway to its $3.1bn goal.

25 August 2016

I-Bridge launches JV with Israeli biopharma company

money-742052_960_720 (1) Chinese venture fund I-Bridge Capital has launched a joint venture with Israeli biopharma company BioLineRX.

25 August 2016

Baltic PE, VC associations join forces to unify regional ecosystem

flag-39513_640 The private equity and venture capital associations of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania have united under one pan-Baltic organisation in an aim to attract more private capital in the region.

25 August 2016

C5 Capital brings in former Intel MD to lead Cloud Partners fund

cloud London-based C5 Capital has hired former Intel Capital managing director Marcos Battisti to lead its new C5 Cloud Partners fund.

25 August 2016

Pelion leads $7m Series A round for fintech startup SelfScore

books-1439321_640 Pelion Venture Partners has led a new $7m Series A round for SelfScore, a fintech company aimed at providing international students in the US with access to traditional credit.

24 August 2016

Tesla Motors-backer Westly Group seeks $175m for third cleantech fund

recycling-1202273_640 Menlo Park, California-based venture capital firm Westly Group is back in the market with a third cleantech fund for which it is looking to raise $175m.

24 August 2016

NVCA criticises Clinton on carried interest after attacking Trump on same proposal

hillary-41775_640 The NVCA has called 'misguided' Hillary Clinton's call for the elimination of the current tax treatment of carried interest only a week after attacking Donald Trump on the same.

Page 1 of 88012345...102030...Last »

Legals & Terms of UsePrivacy Policy


AltAssets is registered as a trademark of Investor Networks Limited (06695690).
Registered Office: WeWork 4001, 1 Fore Street, London, EC2Y 5EJ
Content is © AltAssets 2000-2016