Swan Ventures is a boutique venture firm founded in 2000, and focuses on investments in top-tier and emerging…More venture funds. Their office is located in Palo Alto. At first, Swan Ventures L.P., invested in a diversified portfolio of venture funds, with an emphasis on healthcare and biotechnology. After their successful first fund, Swan Ventures expanded its limited partner base and altered its objectives. Their second fund, which closed in June 2006, is intended to promote philanthropy. The General Partner will donate a portion of its proceeds to nonprofits, primarily those involved in women's and children's health. Although not a requirement, their individual limited partners are encouraged to donate a portion of their gains to nonprofits of their choice. Swan Ventures also now accepts institutional investors, with a preference given to nonprofit foundations and to institutions involved in health and education.
Swan Ventures does not invest directly in start-up companies. Using a fund-of-fund mechanism, they invest only in the funds of other venture firms. Their target for investment is a diverse portfolio of venture capital funds whose management has a proven record of high rates of return to their limited partners. For more information, please, contact this business directly or check out their website for details.
Erik Cleage 530 Lytton Ave, Palo Alto, CA94301 Erik Cleage manages a private investment fund for business clients. Cleage primarily invests in film productions and…More publicly-traded securities. These investments give companies and projects the funding required to complete ventures.
Whelan Capital Management 261 Hamilton Ave Ste 200, Palo Alto, CA94301 Whelan Capital Management primarily serves as the investment advisor to Encincal Capital Group. It manages the…More individual discretionary accounts for all the different clients and answers any financial questions the customers might have. Whelan also started the Encinal Fund in 1996, a major equity fund devoted to public growth. It is an SEC-registered investment advisor.
Global Heritage Fund 629 Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA94301 The Global Heritage Fund works to perserve and conserve culture and arts worldwide. Its motto is "Preserve heritage…More globally, change lives locally." Global Heritage does this using design, sustainable tourism and other programs that keeps the money flowing and recirculating within the community.
TIAA-CREF 525 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA94301 TIAA-CREF is a financial and investment advisory firm that offers brokerage services, retirement planning, mutual…More funds, life insurance and more. For further information, please call their office.
Palo Alto History Museum 725 Homer Ave, Palo Alto, CA94301 ThePalo Alto History Museum is currently being established through fund-raising. It is not yet open to the public.
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey offers legal services with locations across the world including Palo Alto. This firm is…More a corporate group that focuses on financial services, technology, private equity, life science and emerging companies practice. It works with technology and life science companies, private equity groups, venture funds and investment banks with corporate financials, joint venture, fund formation, initial public offerings,mergers and acquisitions and related transactions.
This firm provides clients with a variety of services including IP lawyers who litigate cases locally and nationwide, dealing with a variety of IP claims (patent, trademark, trade secret and copyright) and commercial claims on technology. For further details, contact Squire, Sanders & Dempsey directly.
Labrador Ventures 101 University Ave 4th Fl, Palo Alto, CA94301 Labrador Ventures has been providing seed stage funding to companies for more than 20 years. This company requires that…More any potential investment serve an established need in a cost efficient manner and have the capacity to reach a revenue of $50 million to $100 million.