Balderton Capital, the London, UK-based venture capital firm, is raising a new fund.
A filing with the S.E.C. (read here) does not list the amount of Balderton Capital V, L.P. but it could reportedly amount to $400m
Founded in 2000, Balderton is one of the largest venture capital firms in Europe. The firm manages $1.9 billion in committed venture capital. It has invested in over 100 companies, in European countries, in the US and Asia. Remarkable investments include YOOX Group (listed in December 2009), LOVEFiLM (sold to Amazon in 2011), Betfair (the online betting exchange floated in London in October 2010), Bebo (sold to AOL for $850m), and MySQL (sold to Sun for $1 billion).