Venture Capital and Private Equity

Lists of resources to use when researching companies, investors, funds, deals, and trends in the venture capital (VC) and private equity (PE) landscape.

Venture Capital & Private Equity Databases

For General Research & Information

Use these resources to get detailed information about startups or VC- or PE-backed companies.

For Large Amounts of Data

Many VC-related resources limit downloads, so these are the best options when you need a lot of data. If you're a Stanford GSB researcher, contact us so we can talk more about your research and available sources.

Frequently Asked Questions

For General Research & Information

Use these resources to get information about VC deals, investments, and exits.

For Large Amounts of Data

Many VC-related resources limit downloads, so these are the best options when you need a lot of data. If you're a Stanford GSB researcher, contact us so we can talk more about your research and available sources.

Frequently Asked Questions

For General Research & Information

Use these resources to get information about VC & PE investors and firms.

For Large Amounts of Data

Many VC-related resources limit downloads, so these are the best options when you need a lot of data. If you're a Stanford GSB researcher, contact us so we can talk more about your research and available sources.

Frequently Asked Questions

For General Research & Information

Use these resources to get information about VC and PE funds and their performance.

For Large Amounts of Data

Many VC-related resources limit downloads, so these are the best options when you need a lot of data. If you're a Stanford GSB researcher, contact us so we can talk more about your research and available sources.

Frequently Asked Questions

VC/PE Industry Analysis

Reports & Statistics

There are many groups that create reports and gather statistics about the VC landscape.

Industry Associations

Look for sections on their website titled "Resources", "Publications", "Data". Some materials may be restricted to members. Some examples are:

Additional Resources

Some other places to get reports and statistics on the VC industry include:

Related Resources

These are guides and knowledge base articles that are related to private equity, venture capital, or startups.