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UPenn's $20.5 Billion endowment posted a return of 41.1% for FY 2021, driven by strong returns in private equity and venture capital.
Collective Benefits, an insurance platform for gig and independent workers, has raised $10 million in a fresh capital injection from investment giant Prosus.
Across all time, Sequoia Capital has been the most active investor in these decacorns, a Crunchbase News analysis shows. The Silicon Valley-based firm has made 78 investments across 19 portfolio companies, representing investment in more than 20 percent of all decacorns.
The private equity asset class has grown rapidly since 2008, attracting institutional investors in need of higher returns than those expected from public market