Forerunner Ventures has named Brian O’Malley as its third investment partner, according to several tweets and O’Malley’s LinkedIn page.
When Scale Venture Partners Co-Founder Kate Mitchell began shifting her duties to a new generation of leaders, she came face to face with a common reaction: astonishment. People were surprised to see her hand off the firm’s economics to a new group of partners, she recalls. At the end of Fund IV Mitchell decided not to […]
Chevron Technology Ventures said it established a Future Energy Fund with an initial commitment of $100 million.
Matrix Partners China has raised $750 million for a fifth venture-capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Embodied said it raised $22 million of Series A capital in a round led by Calibrate Ventures and joined by new investor JAZZ Venture Partners. Jason Schoettler from Calibrate and Andrew Firlik from JAZZ will join the board.
Sequoia Capital filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission to raise six venture-capital and growth funds in the United States, China and India, the filings show.
Seal Software said it raised $30 million from existing investor Toba Capital. The company also announced a partnership with DocuSign.
Jerusalem Venture Partners has raised $168.4 million toward a $200 million eighth venture-capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Funds from Industry Ventures and Top Tier Capital Partners lead a portfolio of emerging venture-capital funds at Ohio Public Employees Retirement System. The portfolio, with vintages of 2013 to 2017, is made up largely of midsized and larger funds with an investment strategy favoring secondaries and funds of funds. Just over half the funds are […]
The Ohio Public Employees Retirement System has named Paul Greff its chief investment officer.
Social Capital said interest in the Capital-as-a-Service initiative it launched a year ago has exceeded its expectations. The firm, in a blog post, said it considered 5,000 applications for funding from entrepreneurs in 48 countries and approved 76 of them. Social Capital, with its initiative, is one of a number of firms pushing hard on […]
Vbrick said it raised $20 million in a deal led by Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital and joined by existing investors Acme Nova and Adams Capital.
Dynepic raises $675,000 from Good Growth Capital, Black Lab Sports, Charleston Angel Partners, Techstars.
Dynepic said it raised $675,000 from Good Growth Capital, Black Lab Sports, Charleston Angel Partners and Techstars. The company, which completed the Techstars Boulder program, has now raised $1.5 million.
Micrima raises about $5.8 mln from Technology Venture Partners, Angel CoFund, Venture Founders, others
Micrima said it raised about $5.8 million from Technology Venture Partners, The Angel CoFund, Venture Founders and several returning and new individual investors. The company has now raised about $14.1 million.
Social Capital said it reined in its growth-stage investment efforts, pulling back from plans to scale assets across multiple new funds and focus instead on a growth fund to back its own portfolio companies. In the process, the firm said recent hires Tony Bates and Marc Mezvinsky, brought on to manage the growth efforts, will […]
Social Capital Partner Arjun Sethi is set to leave the firm in a year, according to a news report.
Impact America Fund has set out to raise a $50 million venture-capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Venture-capital returns slipped in the fourth quarter of last year, with quarterly performance falling 13 percent to an IRR of 2.82 percent. However annual performance strengthened to a solid 11.08 percent for the year, according to data from Cambridge Associates. Both early- and late-stage returns bested multi-stage, but only by a small margin. Some longer […]