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Searching for: researcher is "national venture capital association & thomson venture economics"

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Venture Capital Commitments Soared by 67% in 2004
Venture Capital Investing
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Feb 2005 United States Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity
According to this research, a robust fundraising climate in the fourth quarter capped off the most active year for venture capital commitments since 2001. Over the course of the quarter, 50 venture funds raised just over $6 billion. The entire year saw 170 funds raise $17.6 billion, $3.4 billion more than the previous two years combined. Buyout and mezzanine funds experienced an even more impressive boost in activity in 2004, with 103 funds attracting $45.8 billion. These figures represent the highest level of private equity commitments since 2000.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Feb 2005 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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2004 Venture Backed IPO Activity
2004 Venture Backed IPO Activity
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Jan 2005 United States Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity
27 venture backed companies raised $2.99 billion through Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) in the fourth quarter of 2004 marking the third consecutive quarter of more than twenty IPOs and the fourth consecutive quarter with at least $2.0 billion in total offerings. For the full year 2004, 93 venture backed IPOs raised a total of $11.0 billion, more than tripling the IPO activity in 2003 when 29 venture backed companies went public for $2.0 billion.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jan 2005 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Venture Capital Fundraising showed increased strength in Third Quarter 2004
Venture Capital Investment Performance
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Nov 2004 United States Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity
According to this research, venture capital and private equity firms enjoyed a particularly strong third quarter fundraising environment. Venture capital commitments increased significantly, with 46 funds raising $5.5 billion in the quarter, while 35 LBO and Mezzanine funds attracted $14 billion. This activity evidences a robust demand for participation in these alternative asset classes.

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Private Equity Performance Q2, 2004
Venture Capital Investment Performance
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Oct 2004 United States Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity
According to this research, venture capital performance surpassed both the NASDAQ and the S&P 500 as measured at the close of the second quarter of 2004, posting double digit returns for the long term investment horizons. The five, ten and twenty year horizon returns for venture capital in the quarter were 14.4%, 26.7% and 15.6%, respectively. Long term returns for all private equity remained largely unchanged from the previous quarter at 5.7%, 12.9% and 13.7% for the same time horizons. Three year venture capital returns still remained negative but saw a small improvement from -13.3% at the end of Q1 2004 to -12.2% at the close of Q2.

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Venture Backed IPO Market Continued Steady Climb in Third Quarter of 2004
Venture Backed IPO Market
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Oct 2004 United States Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity
This research shows that 24 venture backed companies raised $3.2 billion through Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) in the third quarter of 2004. Although down from the prior quarter’s total of 29 IPOs, the third quarter continued the trend of steady IPO activity seen over the last year.

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Venture Capital Commitments Weighted to Early Stage in Q2 2004
Venture Capital Investing
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Aug 2004 United States Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity
According to this research, venture capital fundraising remained stable with a shift towards early stage investing while buyout and mezzanine funds rebounded significantly in the second quarter of 2004

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Aug 2004 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Private Equity Performance Continued Positive Growth in Q1 2004
Venture Capital Performance
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Jul 2004 United States Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity
According to this research, the first quarter of 2004 posted a double digit positive venture capital one year return, 15.7%, for the first time since year end 2000. Three year venture capital returns, though still negative, improved to -13.3% up from -18.9% in the prior quarter. Five, ten and twenty year returns remained steadfast at 22%, 26% and 15.7% respectively. The total private equity asset class (venture capital, buyouts and mezzanine funds) posted a 23.4% one year performance in the first quarter representing the second consecutive quarter of continuous growth.

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Private Equity Performance Continued To Improve in Q4 2003
Venture Capital Performance
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Apr 2004 United States Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity
This research reveals that the fourth quarter 2003 posted a positive venture capital one year return (8%) for the first time in three years. The total private equity asset class (venture capital, buyouts and mezzanine funds) posted a strong 18.3% performance in the fourth quarter, representing the second consecutive positive quarter for the asset class. The researcher says that after three years of negative returns and a challenging market, private equity performance is showing signs of stability.

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Private Equity Performance Moved Into Positive Territory in Third Quarter 2003
Private Equity Performance
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Feb 2004 United States Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity
According to this research, in a sign that the worst may be over after a three year decline in venture capital performance, the private equity industry posted positive one year returns for the first time since the end of 2000. Private equity had a 1.3% return for the twelve months ending 30 September, 2003 compared to -6.2% for the 12 months ending 30 June, 2003. Furthermore, both the venture capital and buyout sectors saw positive improved performance in the three month period ending September 30, 2003.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Feb 2004 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Venture Capital fundraising picks up in fourh quarter
Venture Capital fundraising
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Feb 2004 United States Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity
According to this research, commitments made to venture capital funds ended the year on an increasing trend with 43 funds closing on $5.2 billion in the fourth quarter of 2003. The amount raised by venture capital funds in the fourth quarter represents almost half (47.8%) of the total amount raised in all of 2003. For full year 2003, 113 venture capital funds raised $10.8 billion, a level last seen in 1995 when 173 funds raised $10 billion.

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Venture Backed IPO Market Tops $1 Billion in Fourth Quarter 2003
Venture -Backed IPO Market statistics
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Jan 2004 United States Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity
According to this research, 17 venture backed companies raised $1.05 billion through Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) in the fourth quarter of 2003. The quarter marked the third consecutive increase in 2003, up substantially from the third quarter, when nine venture backed companies completed IPOs worth $732.8 million.

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Short Term Private Equity Performance Begins to Improve in Q2
Short Term Private Equity Performance
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Oct 2003 United States Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity
According to this research, one year private equity returns improved slightly from historically low levels, with a return of –6.9% for the period ending June 30, 2003 compared to a -15.5% for the period ending March 31, 2003 Venture capital performance for Q2 was virtually unchanged at -27.4% from the previous quarter. Distributions back to limited partners approximately doubled from the prior quarter, but total realisations remain below traditional levels.

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Private Equity Returns in Q1 2003
Private Equity Returns
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Jul 2003 United States Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity, Investment - Performance
According to this research, one-year private equity returns continued to slide for the ninth straight quarter, showing an 18.5% loss through the first quarter of 2003. Venture capital funds were impacted the most with a 29.1% one year loss, reflecting lower valuations and the underlying portfolio companies’ struggles to generate revenues and create value.

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US Private Equity & Venture Capital Returns - Q3 2002
Short-term private equity fund performance
National Venture Capital Association & Thomson Venture Economics
Jan 2003 United Kingdom Investment - Performance, Investment - Venture Capital & Private Equity
This research reveals that short-term private equity fund performance showed a slight improvement in the third quarter of 2002, compared to the second quarter of 2002. Despite this, the prolonged economic downturn is now beginning to effect three year performance figures.

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