Data sources

Pitchbook

Subject:
Company financing:
  • Private equity and venture capital
Keywords: private equity, venture capital, financing, fund manager, deals
Accessible to: Aalto Students & Staff, Aalto users
Attention:

Users have full access to the (web-based) platform, but export/download rights are limited (see detailed description below).

Data source type

Third party data through data vendor

License

Academic and non-commercial research purposes only

Analysis unit

Company
Financial instrument
Fund

Geographical coverage

Global

Time period coverage

1990-present

Frequency

Other

Format

XLS

Description

Pitchbook is a resource for data on global capital markets, specializing on venture capital (VC) and private equity (PE) financing.

The platform provides detailed information on:

  • Deals (Angel & venture capital investments, Private equity investments & buyouts)
  • Investors (Angels, Accelerators & Incubators, Venture capital firms, Private equity firms, Strategic acquirers)
  • Funds (Buyout, growth & venture capital funds)
  • Limited Partners
  • Advisors
  • Debt & Lenders (Private-debt-backed companies)

Key data points include deal terms, fund characteristics and performance.

Users can sign-up to the platform with their Aalto credentials through single-sign-on (SSO) at: https://my.pitchbook.com/loginAction.do?action=sso

Signed-up users have full access to the (web-based) platform, but have limited download rights: Each user can export max. 10 rows per day / 25 rows per month to Excel.

If you are planning to conduct a research project using Pitchbook data, or plan to use Pitchbook in teaching as part of course work, please contact [email protected].

Author

Pitchbook

Distributor

Pitchbook

Acknowledgement

The Pitchbook subscription is financed by the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management (Aalto University School of Science), the Department of Finance (Aalto University School of Business), and the Aalto University Startup Center.

Cite as

Pitchbook (n.d.)

Contact

The subscription is managed by Nikolas Breitkopf, contact via [email protected]

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Company financing:
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