Skip to Questions

Fast Answers - Find an answer or "Ask Us!" for sources.

Useful Tip: Type keywords rather than proper names; e.g., companies or countries rather than Apple or China
Q

Portfolio companies: venture capital financed by industry

How can I create a list of start-up or venture capital backed companies in a particular industry?
Last Updated: Feb 19, 2014  |  1687 Views

Was this helpful? 0   0
A

Answer

In Thomson ONE:

  1. Click on the menu for Screening & Analysis.
  2. Expand section for Private Equity then click on Companies & Investors.
  3. Select your industry using the Portfolio Company Detail menu.
  4. Select the appropriate investment stage under Investment Details.
  5. Add other criteria as desired.
  6. Click on Generate Results to run the search.

In Preqin:

  1. Click on Private Equity on the left hand side navigation.
  2. Select Venture Deals Analyst.
  3. Select Advanced Search
  4. Search by Portfolio Company
  5. You can screen by investment stage, acquired share percentage, deal date, deal size, location, industry and keyword. 
  6. Once criteria is selected click on the Search button. 
  7. You can then take a look at individual companies or download their profiles into Excel.

In Capital IQ:

  1. Mouse over menu for Screening and select Screening > Companies.
  2. Select an industry using search sections under Company Details.
  3. In the Company Details section, click on Ownership and select Pending and Current Sponsor Backed.
  4. Add other criteria if desired, then click on View Results at the bottom of the screen.

Other Answers / Comments (0)

    Other Ways to Contact Us

    Ask us.  Get Fast Answers.  

    Request a research consultation.

    Hours of service.

    Baker Library | Bloomberg Center, Harvard Business School, Soldiers Field, Boston, MA 02163, 617-495-6040