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1st Course Capital Hungry To Fix Broken Food System

Early-stage venture capital firm 1st Course Capital has a healthy appetite for solving the complex issues impacting the U.S. food sys­tem.

05.04.22
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Zeal Capital Partners Adds Senior Associate

Evelysse Vargas has joined Zeal Capital Partners as a senior consultant, the venture capital firm announced.

04.06.22
Base10 Surpasses $1B In Total Assets Under Mgmt.
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Base10 Surpasses $1B In Total Assets Under Mgmt.

Base10 Partners has closed a new $460 million early-stage fund, bringing the Black-led venture capital firm’s total assets under management beyond $1 billion, the firm announced.

04.06.22
Consulting Group Endorses ILPA’s Diversity Metrics Template
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Consulting Group Endorses ILPA’s Diversity Metrics Template

The Institutional Investing Diversity Cooperative has announced its endorsement of the Institutional Limited Partners Associ­ation’s Diversity Metrics Template for gathering diversity data from private equity managers.

04.06.22
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Alts. Industry Sees Less Women In Senior Roles: Preqin

When it comes to gender balance in the alternatives industry, progress is “hard to cheer about” as figures are increasing for women in junior positions, while the number of women in senior positions “drops off significantly,” according to a recent Preqin report.

04.06.22
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How A Trip Around The World Led To An Impact Credit Fund

Gloria Nelund was ready to retire. After serving as ceo of the U.S. private wealth management di­vision at Deutsche Bank following a career that had included time as managing director of Scudder Kemper Invest­ments and as ceo of BofA Capital Management, she was ready to give back.

04.06.22
Minority-Owned Venture Capital Firm Closes 1st Fund
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Minority-Owned Venture Capital Firm Closes 1st Fund

NOEMIS Ventures has closed its first fund with $25 million in to­tal commitments.

03.02.22
Wilshire Lane Capital Launches PropTech Fund
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Wilshire Lane Capital Launches PropTech Fund

Black-owned early-stage venture capital firm Wilshire Lane Capital announced the first close of its debut fund with $40 mil­lion in commitments.

03.02.22
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GCM Grosvenor Raises $1.5B For Diverse Managers In 2021

GCM Grosvenor raised $1.5 billion for diverse manager investment mandates in 2021, the firm announced.

03.02.22
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Hackett Group Seeks To Catalyze Change With New PE Fund

Toni Hackett Antrum’s community and econom­ic development experi­ence over her 30-year career in the public fund investment space led her to launch a private equity racial justice impact fund in the fourth quarter.

03.02.22