VABIO Bioscience Company Members Get Free Access to Investment Deals and Investors Database
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Virginia Bio has entered into a one year agreement with CB Insights to arrange for complimentary access for our bioscience company members to CB Insight’s proprietary comprehensive database of private investment data on current and historic deals and investors.
Member bioscience companies will be able to use this powerful tool to:
Analyze industry trends;
Identify target investors and acquirers;
Conduct reverse due diligence on investors prior to meeting them;
Find and understand comparable transactions and competitors; and
Track and research relevant life science and health care deals.
CB Insights is a National Science Foundation (NSF) backed data and technology company that exclusively focuses on private company financing and exit information. The database tracks any private company that has received financing including government grants angel investment, VC, growth equity, or had an exit via M&A, an IPO or other, and captures extensive information on both the financing and the investors. To see some capabilities watch the CB Insights overview video.
Bioscience companies who are members of Virginia Bio are eligible to have complimentary access to the database for thirty days at time, subject to availability. During that period companies can both conduct focused research and download data.
To gain access to the database beginning immediately, please contact Sherri Halloran, Virginia Bio VP Membership and Programs.
CB Insights will offer a complimentary training webinar Maximizing the value of CB Insights on Tuesday, September 15 from 12:00 – 1:00 PM. Register for the webinar now. This live demonstration of capabilities, tips and tricks will help you make the most out of this terrific tool.
Virginia Bio is pleased to bring this new member benefit to our member bioscience companies. We know bio companies require capital to thrive, and we have planned an entire Capital Formation program over the coming year to up our efforts in support. Our investment in CB Insights to secure access for our members is a key piece, and an innovative step nearly unique across the country among our peer organizations. Be on the lookout for more events, programs and services in the months to come.