Supply and Demand in Venture Secondary Portfolio Purchases

Longer average times to liquidity and maturing venture capital portfolios are leading to an increased supply of secondary purchase opportunities. The average time to liquidity for a venture backed company increased from just 3.3 years in 1999 to over 6 years currently (Thomson Reuters private equity fund database, July 25, 2016). Assuming that most secondary [...]

By | November 14th, 2016|Perspectives|Comments Off on Supply and Demand in Venture Secondary Portfolio Purchases

Inphi to Acquire ClariPhy Communications

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 1, 2016 – Inphi Corporation (NYSE: IPHI), a leading provider of high-speed data movement interconnects, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire ClariPhy Communications Inc., a leading provider of ultra-high-speed systems-on-chip (SoCs) for multi-terabit data, long haul and metro networking markets for $275million in cash as well [...]

By | November 13th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Inphi to Acquire ClariPhy Communications