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SFERS
The pension made a $50m commitment to IVP despite saying that the strategy is overweight after a large buyout sale that closed last year.
The venture arm of the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System reveals in a survey of 150 worldwide investors how dealmaking has changed as a result of covid-19.
Ag-Tech, Software Monitoring Indoor Farm, greenhouse
Touchdown Ventures principal Selina Troesch Munster says dedicated venture capital units have become 'almost table stakes' for corporates active in food and agriculture.
VC Stock Options
Investing in employee stock options resembles lending, and venture firms that provide liquidity and help employees exercise theirs are seeing more business amid the downturn.
race
As firms pledge their support to the Black community and launch diversity intiatives, there is also acknowledgement that the industry is not a meritocracy.
The San Francisco firm is currently in the market for at least two funds: a ninth secondaries fund and a second direct co-investment fund, according to recent commitments from public LPs.
Africa
The region saw $1.4bn invested overall last year, thanks to a perfect storm of more global VCs coming in, maturing of local markets and even CVCs.
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin
More than a dozen companies backed by venture capital firms obtained up to $117m in government loans, according to an analysis by Venture Capital Journal.
Proptech rising
From virtual tours to janitorial robots, several technological advancements could smooth the transition back to office work.
A healthcare investor in the San Francisco Bay Area has its eyes on investments in cutting-edge genomics. The firm says its focus is rewarding and meaningful.
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