U.S. PE Firms Showing Up in Increasing Number of VC Deals
August 14, 2015
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Late stage venture rounds are becoming more and more massive, and can be too risky of an investment for many traditional VC investors. The companies raising these rounds, however, aren't finding a shortage of capital. American buyout shops have increasingly been investing in VC rounds, according to PitchBook data. Since the beginning of 2009, 584 U.S.-based PE firms have participated in at least one venture investment, with 28 involved in at least 10 financings. Click here to head over to the PitchBook Blog and check out what else the data says about U.S. PE investment in VC rounds.