42 Databases Available to our Members
Corporate Venture Capital DatabaseCorporate Venture Capital (CVC) is the investment of corporate funds directly in external startup companies. An investment made through an external fund managed by a third party, even when the investment vehicle is funded by a single investing company, is not considered CVC.
Endowment Database Representation of money or other financial assets that are donated to Universities or Colleges and are meant to be invested to grow the principal and provide additional income for future investing and expenditures. For many Universities, this amount is about 5% of the endowment total asset value.
Private Equity DatabasePrivate equity is an alternative investment class and consists of capital that is not listed on a public exchange. Private equity is composed of funds and investors that directly invest in private companies, or that engage in buyouts of public companies, resulting in the delisting of public equity.
Private Equity Real Estate Investment Firms DatabasePrivate Equity Real Estate is a term used in Investment Finance to refer to a specific subset of the Real Estate Investment asset class. Private Equity Real Estate refers to one of the four quadrants of the real estate capital markets, which include Private Equity, Private Debt, Public Equity and Public Debt.
Private Real Estate Investment Database A Private Lender is someone who uses their capital to finance investments, such as real estate, and profits from interest paid on the loan. Private Lenders are not affiliated with a banks or other financial institutions and instead interact directly with the borrower.
Real Estate Investment Trust REIT Database A Real Estate Investment Trust is a company that owns, and in most cases operates, income-producing real estate. REITs own many types of Commercial Real Estate, ranging from office and apartment buildings to warehouses, hospitals, shopping centers, hotels and timberlands. Some REITs engage in financing real estate.
Single Family Office Database The purpose of the Family Office is to effectively transfer established wealth across generations. The Family Office Council, the membership group for Single-Family Offices, defines a single-family office as "a private organization that manages the investments for a single wealthy family.”
Sovereign Wealth Fund Database Sovereign Investment Fund or Social Wealth Fund is a state-owned investment fund that invests in real and financial assets such as stocks, bonds, real estate, precious metals, or in alternative investments such as private equity fund or hedge funds. Sovereign Wealth Funds invest globally.
Venture Capital Database Venture Capitalists fund new or growing businesses. It usually comes from Venture Capital Firms that specialize in building high-risk financial portfolios. With Venture Capital, the Venture Capital Firm gives funding to the startup company in exchange for equity in the startup.
Wealth Management DatabaseWealth Management combines both financial planning and specialized financial services. Services include personal retail banking services, estate planning, legal and tax advice, and investment management services. The goal of Wealth Management is to sustain and grow long-term wealth.