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qodeo Announces That It’s Tracking Over 13,000 Organisations To Drive Greater Business Productivity To Global Venture Community

May 6, 2014

London - UK - qodeo, the independent provider of rich dynamic financial data to the global venture community, has announced that it is now tracking over 13,000 VC/PE firms, their portfolio companies, entrepreneurs, corporate advisors and Limited Partners.

The quantity of funds under management (FUM) being profiled globally has hit $326 Billion (US Dollars). The VC/PE firm profile number alone has now reached 783, a figure, which is estimated to be over 20% of the global industry.

At the same time, qodeo has extended its research programme to The Hebrew University Jerusalem and IDC Herzliya. This brings the number of Business School Research Alliances to 23 globally. This announcement comes as Simon Glass prepares to speak at European Venture Market Berlin 6-7th May on 'Navigating the Global Funding Challenge.'

Simon Glass, CEO, qodeo, said: "We are proud of the progress that qodeo has made in support of the global venture community. The industry is bursting with inefficiencies, where the whole venture chain continues to waste considerable time and money in identifying best-fit partners to drive optimal performance.

He continued: "We are excited about extending the research programme to The Hebrew University Jerusalem and IDC Herzliya. These trusted partners will continue to provide the richness and depth of financial data, to support the provision of participatory 'user-driven' data and insight to the global venture community."

qodeo provides an integrated productivity toolkit that saves users significant time and transaction costs, helps them more effectively source funds and deals, provides secure access to relevant global network connections, along with relevant community news and insight. It supports several groups, including entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, private equity firms, limited partners and corporate advisors.

Qodeo at European Venture Market Berlin 6-7th May

Simon Glass, CEO, qodeo, is presenting at the EVM event in Berlin on Wednesday 7th May at 1.30pm. The title of his presentation is 'Navigating The Global Funding Challenge'. Simon Glass is available for media interviews at or around the show.

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem was founded in 1918 and opened officially in 1925, is Israel's premier university as well as its leading research institution. The Hebrew University is ranked internationally among the 100 leading universities in the world and first among Israeli universities.

The Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya was founded over a decade ago by Prof. Uriel Reichman, is one of the leading and most prestigious academic institutions in Israel today. Modelled on distinguished private universities in the United States, IDC is a non-profit corporate entity, receiving no direct government subsidies, and dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in research and education.

About qodeo:

qodeo, owned by Global Venture 100 Ltd, is an independent and interactive provider of rich dynamic financial data, trusted network connections and real-time market insight for the Global Entrepreneur, VC/PE professional, Limited Partner & Corporate Advisor community. It provides an integrated cloud-based toolkit that saves users time and money, sourcing funds and deals, providing secure access to relevant global network connections, and sharing unique global news, insight and information. For more information, please visit: qodeo t: @qodeo

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