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18 February 2015

Infosys eyeing $200m deal for VC-backed Panaya

woman-using-computer-1208423-m India’s IT consulting company Infosys has agreed to acquire venture capital-backed Panaya in a $200m deal.

16 December 2014

CalPERS considers changing benchmark for PE

california-in-a-picture-559575-m The California Public Employees’ Retirement System may change the benchmark it uses to measure private equity performance, AltAssets understands.

25 November 2014

Benchmark heads up $30m round in Elance-oDesk

office-1-41479-m US venture capital firm Benchmark has led a $30m financing round it online workplace Elance-oDesk.

11 November 2014

OMERS leads $25m Series B round in DogVacay

dog-grooming-products-1444898-m Toronto-based OMERS Ventures has led a $25m Series B round in pet care services marketplace DogVacay.

19 August 2014

Developed markets PE outside the US seals solid 2013 returnsp

graph Developed market private equity outside of the US returned 16.3 per cent for the year according to the latest benchmark figures from Cambridge Associates.

9 July 2014

Bitcoin wallet Xapo gets further VC-backing amid debit card launch plans

Xapo Debit Card Greylock Partners and Index Ventures have led a $20m investment round for bitcoin wallet startup Xapo, which hopes to launch a debit card in the next few months.

14 March 2014

Benchmark leads $20m Series A for Xapo

bitcoin Early-stage investor Benchmark has led a $20m Series A round for Bitcoin wallet startup Xapo.

9 December 2013

Successful Twitter-backer Benchmark bags $425m for eight flagship fundp

bench_170sq Successful Twitter backer Benchmark has hits its $425m target for its eighth flagship venture capital fund, two years after closing the vehicle’s direct predecessor.

11 February 2013

Benchmark leads $19m Sailthru financing round

Mobile, social and cloud computing-focused venture firm Benchmark has led a $19m financing round for digital branding and communications company Sailthru.


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