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27 April 2016

Peter Thiel, Mitt Romney’s Solamere Capital back $100m round for Blackstone’s Vivint

home-office-569153_640 Paypal co-founder Peter Thiel and Mitt Romney's private equity firm Solamere have led a $100m financing round for Utah-based smart home builder Vivint, a Blackstone portfolio company.

4 April 2016

Peter Thiel’s Mithril out targeting $600m for Fund II

Mithril_Shirt PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel's Mithril Capital Management is officially out targeting up to $600m for its second fund in three years.

28 September 2015

JC Flowers invests in Amadeus, Peter Thiel-backed Kreditech through €82.5m Series C

germany-96590_1280 Venture capital-backed German consumer finance tech company Kreditech has raised €82.5m through a JC Flowers-led Series C round.

12 February 2015

Mithril leads $50m round in cloud service marketplace AppDirect

mobile-phone-in-hand-1438232-2-m Peter Thiel-backed Mithril Capital has led a $50m financing round in cloud service marketplace and management business AppDirect, valuing the company at $600m.

2 October 2014

Snoop Dogg teams up with Marc Andreessen in $50m Reddit fund

money-in-hand-1035691-m US rapper Snoop Dog has teamed up with private equity hotshot Marc Andreessen in a $50m financing round in social news site Reddit.

12 August 2014

Thiel’s Mithril Capital leads $15m round for cancer treatment company MagForce USA

MagForce Paypal co-founder Peter Thiel’s late-stage investment fund Mithril Capital has led a $15m financing round for nanomedicine-focused anti-cancer device maker MagForce USA.

15 April 2014

Thiel’s Mithril leads $40m Series C for train journey planner SilverRail

news_traintrack_lrg Mithril Capital, the venture capital firm co-founded by PayPal’s Peter Thiel, has led a $40m Series C financing round for rail journey planning and management company SilverRail.

25 March 2014

Peter Thiel’s Valar Ventures co-leads $20m Vend Series B round

news_cashbox_lrg Paypal co-founder Peter Thiel’s Valar Ventures has led a $20m Series B round for online point of sale software business Vend alongside Square Peg Capital.

6 March 2014

Thiel’s Founders Fund cements place among venture big guns with $1bn fund close

The venture capital firm co-launched by PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel has pulled in a weighty $1bn for its fifth fund.

14 October 2013

Peter Thiel-backed Mithril Capital proves mettle with $540m debut fund close

Mithril_Shirt Peter Thiel-backed Mithril Capital has reportedly proved its mettle by holding a $540m final close for its debut tech-focused fund.

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