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Attend The LDV Vision Summit

The sixth annual LDV Vision Summit is the premier global gathering in visual tech, bringing together 600+ leading technologists, tech execs, investors and startups. Trusted Insights community gets 40% off tickets with code TI. Early bird tickets available through March 29.
Read by 70% of LPs March 03, 2019

Real Estate Deals Are One Upside Of A Global Downturn

Many metro areas are succumbing to downward pressure from the U.S.-China trade war, uncertainty in Europe, rising interest rates, or a combination of all three.
Read by 30% of LPs February 28, 2019

Sequoia's China Rival Targets Drug Startups That Can Go Global

A top Chinese tech investor that's plowed $1 billion into healthcare companies since 2006, is training its focus on biotech startups it thinks have the best chance of taking on the world's top drugmakers.
Read by 54% of LPs December 05, 2018

Private Equity Investors Still View Africa As Attractive Market

Global private equity investors remained bullish on their prospects in Africa in 2018, promising to increase their allocations and doubling down on their decade-long plans.
Read by 64% of LPs November 04, 2018

Why Southeast Asia Appeals To PE Firms, Venture Funds

Private equity investors are taking a fresh look at Southeast Asia as the US-China trade war threatens to shake up the global supply chain. Valuations of companies have been rising this year as investors anticipate that manufacturers may shift parts of their production out of China.
Read by 33% of LPs September 02, 2018

Saudi Sovereign Fund Appoints Ex-CEO Of Dow Chemical As Special Adviser

Saudi Arabia's sovereign fund has named Andrew Liveris, the former chairman and chief executive of Dow Chemical, as a special adviser, in its highest-profile appointment of any global manufacturing executive.
Read by 67% of LPs July 17, 2018

Global Venture Activity, Hubs On The Rise | Distinguished CIO Panel, Part 1

In part one of the "Distinguished CIO" panel at Trusted Insight's 2018 Machine Learning Summit, chief investment officers from a university endowment and prominent foundations discussed the challenges faced in today's persistent low-return environment, the reason they are avoiding dedicated crypto funds and why they are keeping a close eye on emerging venture hubs around the world. Panelists include Stuart Mason, CIO of the University of Minnesota; Jonathan Hook, CIO of The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation; and Tim Recker, CIO of The James Irvine Foundation. The panel was recorded on Jun. 14th, 2018 in San Francisco, CA.
Read by 46% of LPs March 20, 2018

Sequoia Is Building A $12B War Chest After SoftBank Raises Stakes

The venture capital firm known for early bets on everything from Apple and Google to WhatsApp and Dropbox, is setting a high bar to get into its upcoming global growth fund, $250 million. That's the minimum check size required for limited partners to participate in the fund, which is aiming to raise up to $8 billion.
Read by 32% of LPs March 14, 2018

Carleton College Names BlackRock's Deshler As CIO

Carleton College is pleased to name Kelsey Deshler as its new chief investment officer (CIO). Deshler was most recently global head of manager research at BlackRock in New York City. She will relocate to Minnesota and join Carleton in late March.
Read by 33% of LPs March 13, 2018

Passive Bond Funds Rewarding Debt Danger Stability, Says BIS

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) sees rising debt issuance as potentially destabilizing for global markets, and points to a curious suspect, index funds. The BIS warned that borrowers may be tempted to ignore the interests of their bondholders and take on additional leverage to meet demand from index trackers, according to a report issued.
Read by 58% of LPs