The private equity and venture capital arm of Tudor Investment Corp., Tudor Ventures typically invests $7 million to $20 million per transaction in mid-to-late stage technology companies in four broad areas: communications, Internet infrastructure, and semiconductors; enterprise applications and information technology services; financial and business services; and Internet and digital media. Target companies have commercially available products or services, growing revenue streams, good competitive position, promising, and an established management team in place. They typically use funding from Tudor Ventures for expansion, acquisitions, or liquidity.
Tudor Ventures, which usually acts as a lead investor, assists its portfolio companies in areas such as strategic guidance and corporate governance.
The company has invested in some 75 companies since its 1995 founding. It closed its third investment fund in 2007. Investors in its funds include institutional investors and high-net-worth individuals. Tudor Ventures has more than $700 million in capital under management – less