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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.
  • AngelList : list of accelerators and incubators
  • SeedDB : list of accelerators/incubators


Country Attractiveness Index for VC/PE – published  ranking of countries by IESE Business School.

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 Pitchbook.


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

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

Books and Journals

Subject Guide

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Hilary Schiraldi
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