Trusted Insight, a NYC-based online network of institutional investors, completed a round of funding of undisclosed amount.
Backers included 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.
Launched in September 2011, Trusted Insight operates a social collaboration and distribution platform for institutional investors, typically with over $1 billion in assets. Users, which include pensions, foundations, endowments, sovereign wealth funds, family offices, hedge funds, private equity, real estate and real asset funds, share news and media, job listings, conferences and events, and real-time market trends in alternative investment assets, geographies and sectors.
Investors and managers can connect, and perform due diligence on the site, as well as recommend funds, managers, and other investors.
Trusted Insight has 58,000 LP and GP members, in over 100 countries and territories.