Lyft files for IPO, beating Uber to the punch
March 05, 2019

Lyft just passed Uber in the race to go public. The company filed paperwork on Friday to raise as much as $100 million in its public offering. That placeholder amount could change, depe...

China’s ‘easy’ money days over as value of venture capital deals plunges 67.5 per cent in January
February 12, 2019

The Chinese venture capital market collapsed in January, with both the value and number of deals down more than 60 per cent year on year according to new data, though some see the slump as a necessary...

Crypto Funds Morph Into Venture Capitalists Shunned in ICO Boom
January 31, 2019

As cryptocurrency prices continue to languish, hedge funds investing in digital assets are increasingly starting to look more like venture capitalists. Polychain Capital, which reached more than ...

Press Release: ILPA and Cambridge Associates call on Private Equity and Venture Capital industries to adopt the term “Key Person” in all legal references
January 30, 2019

  January 29, 2019 (Washington, DC and Boston, MA) – The Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA) and Cambridge Associates (CA) today pledged, and encouraged other stakeholders in...

Skype co-founder snags $105M for fintech lending venture in Southeast Asia
November 30, 2018

A fintech whale quietly going about its business in Southeast Asia has come out from under the radar after Oriente, a Hong Kong-based business headed by Skype’s first employee, an...

Navis Press Release: Sale of Alliance Cosmetic Group
November 26, 2018

Navis Capital Partners, an Asia-based private equity firm, is pleased to announce the sale of Alliance Cosmetic Group to Mandom Corporation of Japan.  Please find the attached press release. Rea...