Global private equity and venture capital news and research

Posts Tagged ‘venture capital’

25 October 2016

Balderton replaces head of IR in less than a year

anna-thompsen London-based venture capital firm Balderton Capital has appointed Anna Thomsen as new head of investor relations just ten months after hiring Harjinder Johal for the job.

25 October 2016

Blume Ventures bursts past Fund II target with $60m final close

india-flag-1699855_1920 Indian early stage investment firm Blume Ventures has outstripped its initial target for its second fund by holding a $60m final close, it is understood.

25 October 2016

SJF Ventures prepping to pass Fund III total in latest fundraise

dollar-943737_1920 US-based SJF Ventures is almost two-thirds of the way to its target for its fourth early stage investment fund, AltAssets can reveal.

24 October 2016

Intel Capital invests $38m in 12 new startups

intel-capital-wendell-brooks-690x460_c Intel Capital has invested $38m in 12 new technology startups, marking the start of the 17th annual Intel Capital Global Summit.

24 October 2016

Questa seeks $250m for debut healthcare-focused VC fund

stethoscope-1584223_640 Questa Capital Management, a new San Francisco-based venture capital firm launched by ex-NAE Ryan Drant, is looking to collect $250m for its first fund.

21 October 2016

Sequoia ends four-year chase of Polyvore CEO Jess Lee, makes her firm’s first ever VC

Jess Lee, Sequoia, Polyvore Sequoia Capital is said to have finally managed to recruit Polyvore CEO Jess Lee after a four-year long headhunt and has appointed her investing partner in the US.

21 October 2016

Ex-KPCB partner’s firm Linse Capital collects $22m for second VC fund

highway-216090_640 Linse Capital, the investment firm of former KPCB partner Michael Linse, has raised $22m for its second fund.

20 October 2016

CITIC, AVIC back Tencent’s Supercell purchase

telephone-586266__180 A group of private equity investors have joined together to commit $850m to Tencent Holdings’ purchase of mobile game developer Supercell.

20 October 2016

Euro VC fundraising set for fifth consecutive annual decline despite rising fund sizes $

euro-76019_1920 European venture capital fundraising is set to decline for the fifth consecutive year, despite average fund sizes growing to decade highs, new research shows.

20 October 2016

Maywic out with increased target for second fundraise

apple-1532055_1920 Health and wellness-focused early stage investor Maywic Select Investments is out targeting up to $25m for its second fund.

Page 1 of 47612345...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