The Capital Report v19.43

THE CAPITAL REPORT V19.43

 

RECENT ANNOUCEMENTS

  • TPG Sixth Street Partners, a finance and investment business with over $32 billion in assets under management, and its TSSP Capital Solutions platform closed its first Capital Solutions fund, at approximately $2.2 billion of total third-party commitments
  • Boston, MA-based health system Partners HealthCare has launched two new investment funds.
  • Bend, Ore.-based Cascade Seed Fund, which is rebranding from Cascade Angels Fund, has held an initial close on the sixth fund since 2014 at $5.4 million
  • Aybuben Ventures, a Pan-Armenian venture capital fund dedicated to Armenian tech entrepreneurs from all over the world, launched with an initial $50m fund
  • Milwaukee-based Northwestern Mutual Future Ventures will dedicate $20m of its funding to investing in startup companies founded by women
  • Microsoft’s venture fund M12 is partnering with Mayfield and Pivotal Ventures to launch a $6m competition for women-led enterprise startupS
  • Jackson Square Ventures, a San Francisco, CA-based venture capital firm specializing in SaaS and Marketplace companies, closed its third fund, at $193m
  • Sofinnova Partners, a Paris, France-based venture capital firm focused on life sciences, closed its latest early-stage healthcare fund, Sofinnova Capital IX, at €333m
  • Idinvest, a European mid-market private equity firm, closed Idinvest Digital Fund III, at €350M

FUND ANNOUNCEMENT HIGHLIGHT

SAN FRANCISCO and NEW YORKOct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — TPG Sixth Street Partners (“Sixth Street”), a global finance and investment business with over $32 billion in assets under management, and its TSSP Capital Solutions (“Capital Solutions”) platform today announced the final close of its first Capital Solutions fund.   In addition to commitments from the Sixth Street team, the fund raised approximately $2.2 billion of total third-party commitments, reaching its hard cap. Capital Solutions is actively investing out of the fund and has already deployed over $500 million

Read more: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/tpg-sixth-street-partners-hits-cap-on-first-tssp-capital-solutions-fund-with-2-2-billion-close-300942526.html

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The Capital Report v19.42

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THE REPORT HIGHLIGHT

Jackson Square Ventures (JSV), an eight-year-old, San Francisco-based early-stage venture firm that takes its name from the neighborhood in San Francisco where it’s headquartered, has closed its third fund with $193 million in capital commitments — a sizable step up from its first two funds, which had both rounded up roughly $120 million from the firm’s limited partners.

Read more: https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/14/jackson-square-ventures-just-closed-its-third-fund-with-193-million-heres-how-it-plans-to-invest-it/

THE CAPITAL  REPORT v19.42

  • Jackson Square Ventures, a San Francisco, CA-based venture capital firm specializing in SaaS and Marketplace companies, closed its third fund, at $193m
  • Sofinnova Partners, a Paris, France-based venture capital firm focused on life sciences, closed its latest early-stage healthcare fund, Sofinnova Capital IX, at €333m
  • Idinvest, a European mid-market private equity firm, closed Idinvest Digital Fund III, at €350M
  • Clean Energy Ventures (CEV), a Boston, MA-based investor in early-stage advanced energy startups, closed its first fund, at $110m
  • M13, a Los Angeles, CA-based venture firm, closed its second venture capital fund, at $175M
  • Sunstone Partners, a San Mateo, CA-based growth equity firm, closed its second fund, at $475m
  • Day One Ventures, a San Francisco, CA- and NYC-based early-stage venture capital firm specializing in spearheading communications for its portfolio companies, closed its first fund, at nearly $20M
  • London, UK and Luxembourg based Hiro Capital has launched a €100m fund to back UK and EU leaders in the global Games, Esports and Digital Sports sectors
  • One Equity Partners, a NYC-based middle market private equity firm, completed fundraising for its seventh fund, with $1.75 billion in total capital commitments
  • Ginkgo Bioworks, a Boston, MA-based organism company, has launched the Ferment Consortium, a $350m private investment vehicle for funding spinout companies with transformative potential in established industries

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