Investments

Fidelity venture funds lead $45M investment into Threat Stack – Boston Business Journal

Boston Business Journal Fidelity venture funds lead $45M investment into Threat StackBoston Business JournalTwo different venture capital arms of Fidelity Investments are co-leading a $45 million Series C investment into Threat Stack Inc. as the Boston-based startup aims at becoming a dominant player in the crowded cybersecurity market. Threat Stack, which … and more »

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TCC confident on EEC investment rush

Kalin Sarasin, chairman of the TCC and the Board of Trade of Thailand, said: “The TCC expects about Bt300 billion will be invested in the EEC annually for five years. That, combined with private investment in the area, should contribute an increase of about 1-1.5 per cent per year towards Thailand’s expansion in gross domestic product.” A number of ...

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Georgia recruits 30,309 jobs in the past year

Georgia economic recruiters helped bring more than $6.3 billion of new business investment to the Peach State during the fiscal year ended June 30, Gov. Nathan Deal said today. Deal said 377 companies expanded or relocated to Georgia during fiscal 2017 and those investments are projected to add 30,309 jobs. “Georgia has consistently been named the No. 1 state for business ...

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Texas School Fund picks Blackstone for $75m Asian investment | News

Texas Permanent School Fund is making two new real estate commitments totalling $125m (€105m) It is investing $75m in Blackstone Real Estate Partners Asia II and making a $50m co-investment in six office buildings in the Los Angeles metropolitan area. The fund — an endowment for the benefit of public schools in Texas — has made both investments on the ...

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Blueprint Capital gains traction with niche credit platform

Rather than create a hedge fund solution for institutional investors and hope chief investment officers like it enough to invest, industry veterans Jacob Walthour Jr. and Egidio “Ed” Robertiello went on a listening tour after launching Blueprint Capital Advisors LLC in 2015. What they heard from pension investment officers was a cry for access to ...

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Standard Life Investments Sells Elstree Tower For GBP20 Million

LONDON (Alliance News) – UK commercial property investment fund Standard Life Investments Property Trust Ltd said on Tuesday that it had exchanged contracts on the sale of a Hertfordshire property for GBP20 million. The 80,700 square foot Elstree Tower in Borehamwood was valued at GBP18 million at the end of June. The sale is expected to close in February 2018. ...

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Threat Stack snares $45 million investment as spotlight shines brightly on security

Threat Stack, the Boston-based security startup that helps companies stay protected in the cloud, reeled in a $45 million investment today. It seems that they are in the right place in the right time as news of the Equifax breach swirls on mainstream media. The round includes a big institutional backer, as fellow Boston firm Fidelity Investments participated through their ...

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With $200 Million, MIT’s The Engine Makes Its First Investments In ‘Tough Tech’

The MIT-powered investment fund and accelerator The Engine is up and running, with its first seven investments in startups ranging from aerospace to genetic engineering. The venture, which spun out of MIT, is focused on “tough tech” — innovations that involve physical hardware rather than software. “What the folks at MIT saw over and over again is some of the most important inventions that ...

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