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15 April 2015

Insight heads up $95m Series D for app platform Docker

dock-1383178-m Insight Venture Partners has invested the biggest chunk in a sizable $95m funding round for Docker Inc, the organisation behind the open platform for distributed applications.

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 returns $

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 fund $

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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