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Why You May Want to Add Venture Capital to Your Portfolio

  1. VC returns have been strong over many periods1
  2. VC returns are largely uncorrelated with other asset classes2
  3. A great way to be an impact investor

Footnotes:
1. Cambridge Associates, Venture Capital Benchmarks
2. Top Tier, The Inverse Correlation Between Venture and Public Markets


Many Sophisticated Professional Asset Managers Invest Significantly in Venture Capital

  1. Many top-performing endowments allocate ~15%+ to venture capital and other private investments1
  2. More and more value is being created in private markets pre-IPO2
Footnotes:
1. Endowment and foundation data as reported to Cambridge Associates LLC
2. www.openviewpartners.com/blog/why-are-we-seeing-fewer-venture-capital-backed-ipos/#.XPawqNNKjBI


A Large, Diversified Portfolio is the Right Way to Invest in Venture Capital

  1. To maximize the chances of 3x fund returns, the bigger the portfolio, the better1
  2. AVG funds are diversified by stage, sector, geography, lead investor, and vintage year
Footnote:
1. Steve Crossan, “Modelling suggests rational venture investors should have bigger portfolios”

AVG: We Co-Invest Alongside Established VC Investors

  1. Venture capital is a Power Law (hits business) asset class1
  2. We access these investments through our subscriber and community member network
  3. Team of ~50 experienced venture investors dedicated to making the best venture investments possible
Footnote:
1. Steve Crossan, “Modelling suggests rational venture investors should have bigger portfolios”

The AVG Family of Funds

Select the fund that fits your investing goals

Core Funds

Built for new venture investors who want a
smart, simple, diversified portfolio.

Focused Funds

Built for supplementing a Core Fund
with specific venture strategies.

Neither Alumni Ventures Group nor any related funds are sponsored by, affiliated with, or otherwise endorsed by any university.

Our Secret Sauce

The AVG Community

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COMMUNITY

500k subscribers and community members who refer deals, consult, and help portfolio companies.

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MOST ACTIVE VC FIRM

AVG was recognized by PitchBook as the third most active VC firm in the US in 2019.

435

PORTFOLIO COMPANIES

Invest in deals most individuals never know about or get access to.

Access to Venture Deals Unavailable to Most Individuals

Made possible by our community

The AVG Investment Strategy

Co-investing alongside established venture investors

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