|1.||TCRS PE commitments hit $424 Million with nods|
to Khosla Ventures IV, Berkshire Partners fund
Entrepreneurs and business owners up for some 'brutal honesty' might check out these new Tennessee-backed institutional investors.
By Milt Capps / Published Thursday, May 26, 2011 9:50 am
|2.||Startups, Buyouts: TNCRS nears $2BN PE mark|
with Charlesbank, Khosla commitments
TCRS PE program seems to be maintaining its investment pace.
Milt Capps / Published Monday, August 4, 2014 2:15 pm
|3.||TCRS private-equity commitments approach $700MM, agency says|
A pension-fund program underway three years takes another step forward
By Milt Capps edits 4:14 p.m. / Published Monday, July 16, 2012 12:14 pm
|4.||Private equity: State pension fund commits $150MM|
Heavy-hitters among the threesome of fund managers chosen to handle the state's inaugural PE investments
By Milt Capps / Published Wednesday, August 19, 2009 8:47 am
|5.||Doerr and KPCB: Tennessee ties may be growing|
Visionary who's been called 'center of gravity of the Internet' is also creating a stir in Tennessee
By Milt Capps / Published Monday, April 5, 2010 4:28 am
|6.||TCRS private-equity commitments reach $900MM as Villere departs|
[updated] Crews PE role formalized after months as interim at TCRS.
By Milt Capps Updated 28 January 2014 / Published Monday, May 13, 2013 6:44 am
|7.||TCRS Private equity investment jumps with $50MM placement|
With its third announcement and fifth assignment, the State's retirement plan advances toward its $800MM-plus investment goal
By Milt Capps Updated 3:50 p.m. / Published Tuesday, March 9, 2010 3:13 pm
|8.||Khosla-backed Brentwood youth takes Strut to SiValley,|
yet thinks Nashville could become a true 'startup hub'
[updated] 20-year-old entrepreneur surrounded by quite a roster of investors, advisors
Milt Capps Updated 14 August 2016 / Published Tuesday, September 2, 2014 12:22 pm
|9.||TCRS: Retirement fund commits $40MM total to Bain Capital VF12, Canaan IX|
The state's retirement system advances toward the half-billion dollar level in private-equity commitments
By Milt Capps updated 5:37 p.m., Feb. 11, 2012 / Published Friday, February 10, 2012 2:30 pm
|10.||TCRS makes $25MM private-equity commitment|
Well connected Sand Hill firm gets nod, as State pension fund continues implementation of first-year investments
By Milt Capps / Published Thursday, November 19, 2009 8:32 am
|11.||Tech targets: TCRS PE program makes $25MM nod to Gen. Catalyst Group VI|
This Massachusetts fund is partial to Internet plays and other technologies.
By Milt Capps Upudated 9:25 a.m. / Published Wednesday, December 21, 2011 8:36 am
|12.||Newsbits, Feb. 24, 2010|
Co-founders of TNInvestco TriStar head out to share wisdom with colleagues in New Orleans, while a local entrepreneur may've taken-up residence at Claritas...
By Milt Capps Last updated 4:10 p.m. Feb. 25, 2010 / Published Wednesday, February 24, 2010 3:10 pm
|13.||TCRS CIO Brakebill provides update on PE investment, other programs|
[Updated] Due to COVID19-induced recession, recent years' stellar fund performance may be 'ancient history'.
By Milt Capps Updated / Published Monday, April 13, 2020 11:08 am
|14.||TCRS PE commitments hit $349 Million|
with decision on Bessemer Venture Partners
[Updated] Fueled by assets of the pension fund for State employees, the TCRS private-equity program advances
By Milt Capps Updated 3:35 p.m. / Published Wednesday, April 6, 2011 8:46 am
|15.||TNT: Hagerty's state economic-development portfolio gets heavier|
Gov. Haslam's ECD commissioner has a growing list of to-do's, including an international trade portfolio
By Milt Capps updated 20 February 2012 4:40 a.m. / Published Wednesday, October 26, 2011 10:55 am
|16.||Knoxville's EDP Biotech eyes $5MM Series A, atop $17.5MM raised|
[updated] Fighting colorectal cancer, CEO eyes growing Knoxville biotech scene and Euro and U.S. markets
By Milt Capps updated / Published Tuesday, June 18, 2019 2:15 pm