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Venture Capital/Private Equity: Home

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


  • Factset  accounts available to currently enrolled UCB students. Sign up required.

  • Bloomberg terminals are available on the upper floor of the Business Library for Haas graduate students, staff and faculty. Other UC Berkeley users can email to request account access, though access is not guaranteed.

  • Crunchbase : crowdsourced venture capital database has some freely available data.
  • SeedDB : list of accelerators/incubators




Wall Street Journal has in-depth coverage of  investment banking, trends in raising capital, and stories of private equity and venture capital. 

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

Some major consulting and strategy firms' reports on VC/PE/hedge funds:

Books and Journals

Subject Guide

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Hilary Schiraldi
Business Library
S350 Haas School of Business