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Venture Capital/Private Equity: Home

Private equity includes venture capital, leveraged buyouts, and other going-private transactions at all stages.

Conditions of Use

Please familiarize yourselves with the Conditions of Use of databases.

Firms/Funds and Companies

  • Crunchbase : crowdsourced venture capital database had some freely available data.
  • AngelList : list of accelerators and incubators
  • SeedDB : list of accelerators/incubators
  • SDC (Securities Data Company): data on M&A, IPOs and poison pillsTerminal is in Business library for Haas community only. No remote access available.

Books and Journals

Search the library catalog, Oskicat, for subject: Private Equity or subject: Venture Capital - for cases, search for subject: Private Equity Case studies, or subject: Venture Capital Case studies


Country Attractiveness Index for VC/PE – published  ranking of countries.

Global Trends in VC – annual survey published by Deloitte.

MoneyTree Report
PriceWaterhouse Coopers and the National Venture Capital Association publish this report quarterly. It reports and analyzes aggregate venture capital investment in the United States. Data can be sorted by region and industry. Historical data is available starting from 1995. All data is aggregate - there is no information on individual deals.

National Venture Capital Association Yearbook 
US VC industry analyses. with data is from ThomsonONE. VC Industry Overview.

Wharton Private Equity Review – annual review of private equity


DealBookPrivate Equity and Venture Capital 
New York Times blog about finance. Look here for real-time news about private equity and venture capital.

Financial Times and Wall Street Journal for in-depth coverage of  investment banking,  trends in raising capital, private equity and venture capital stories. Current Financial Times is available in print in the Business Library, online access to the last 30 days is not available. 

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