Trusted Insight, the Largest Online Community of Institutional Investors, Completes New Round of Funding

NEW YORK, August 21st, 2013 ā€” Trusted Insight, the largest online network of Institutional Investors, recently completed a new round of funding. Trusted Insight investors include Data Collective, Initialized Ventures, (Garry Tan & Alexis Ohanian) Entrepreneurs Fund, Founders Fund, RRE Ventures, Real Ventures, Lauder Partners, 500 Startups, Eric Chen, and Marleen Groen. Trusted Insight has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, PEHub, and Fundology.

Trusted Insight is a social collaboration and distribution platform for institutional investors, typically with over $1 billion in assets. Combined, the users of Trusted Insight manage trillions of dollars around the world. Trusted Insight is a LinkedIn meets AngelList for Institutional investors (Limited Partners). Its users include pensions, foundations, endowments, sovereign wealth funds, family offices, hedge funds, private equity, real estate and real asset funds. Investors share pertinent news and media, job listings, conferences and events, and real-time market trends in alternative investment assets, geographies and sectors. “I learned about and attended the 500 Startups Premoney Conference from Trusted Insight’s high quality news content and distribution platform which I enjoy reading on a regular basis.” Urs Cete, Managing Director, BDMI-Bertelsmann Digital Media, a corporate investor in funds and companies.

Investors and managers are able to connect, and perform due diligence on the site, as well as recommend funds, managers, and other investors. Since the website launch in September 2011, Trusted Insight has grown into the largest network of Institutional Investors, with 58,000 LP and GP members, in over 100 countries and territories. Many fund managers have successfully connected with investors using their existing networks and raising hundreds of millions of dollars using the site. “I am impressed and surprised by Trusted Insight. Over the past 6 months I have seen activity explode to the point where I visit the site everyday. I am very impressed with the quality of the user base. Based on this early momentum, I think it has a shot to become an essential application for the institutional investment market.” Jason Jones, Highstep Capital.

Trusted Insight has developed the most effective model to distribute alternative investment news, video, jobs and product for institutional investors. “Trusted Insight has played a vital role in helping me find new LP contacts.” Rod Walkey, of Migration Capital, a Fund of Funds for Latin America.

For more information about Trusted Insight, please visit thetrustedinsight.com or email info@thetrustedinsight.com.