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Demand for Homebrew’s new fund shows that strong VC managers are still attractive to investors in the wake of the downturn.
The Boston firm's investments in collaboration, automation and cybersecurity have seen significant revenue growth since the start of the year. The positive news comes as the firm is in the market for a second fund.
Horse Race Betting
The firm's hybrid fund of funds makes primary investments in small emerging managers.
The Los Angeles County pension committed up to $100m to Canaan Partners' latest fund, its second VC commitment of 2020.
Social Distancing
In the age of coronavirus, VCs are looking for creative ways to get to know founders, including meeting six feet apart.
By helping employees buy stock options, the San Mateo firm allows its LPs to access companies backed by top, hard-to-access VC firms.
Massachusetts pension fund re-ups with Index Ventures and Flagship Pioneering, expects new deals to be done in a better pricing environment on a risk-adjusted basis.
NAVs of VC portfolios may come down by 20 to 30 percent, a public pension LP estimates.
Pension system re-ups with Flagship Pioneering and IDG China Venture Capital.
LPs also discuss liquidity concerns and the denominator effect amid the pandemic and the economic slowdown.

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