500 Startups wrapped up its inaugural Japan fund with more than $35 million in commitments, 17 percent more than the $30 million that it was targeting. Among the LPs is Cool Japan Fund, a public-private partnership fund founded in 2013 in ...ATTENTION, FUNDRAISERS. Don't miss our 10th annual PartnerConnect West on Oct. 9-11 in beautiful Half Moon Bay, California. More than 400 PE, VC and real estate GPs, LPs and service providers are expected to attend for fundraising, deal-making and golf. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS!