VC Giant May Launch $750 Million Hedge Fund

Apr 16 2008 | 7:30am ET

A top Silicon Valley venture capital firm may be taking its first steps into hedge funds.

Sequoia Capital may have begun raising money from its general and limited partners for its first hedge fund, Thompson Financial’s pehub.com reports. The firm reportedly hopes to raise as much as $750 million for the hedge fund product.

The firm has reportedly been in the market for investors with hedge fund backgrounds since last year.


In Depth

GSAM's Papagiannis: Liquid Alternatives For The Long Run

Apr 21 2017 | 8:44pm ET

Interest in liquid alternatives cooled a bit last year amid a broad shift in investor...

Lifestyle

Aston Martin Returns To Debt Market As DB11 Drives Turnaround

Mar 31 2017 | 5:21pm ET

James Bond’s preferred carmaker is returning to the public debt markets for the...

Guest Contributor

Debunking Conventional Investment Wisdom (Part II)

Apr 17 2017 | 5:56pm ET

The alternative investment industry is currently replete with buzzwords around data...

 

From the current issue of