Our expressions on all things due diligence, fintech, digital transformation, and life at DiligenceVault.

Rethinking your due-diligence strategy with non-traditional VCs

September 23, 2021 – Our latest thought piece talks about how nontraditional VCs are disrupting the venture space and what effect it can have on an allocator’s due diligence efforts. Over the past few years, a wide variety of investors have rushed headlong into the world of venture investing, enticed by the lucrative returns seen in the private markets.

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30 May 2017
What Is Your Investment Engagement ROI?

Differentiation has become the touchstone of the future, and those funds that strategically embrace change in a way that responds to investor demands will be the ones that prosper going forward. – Paraphrasing E&Y (Global...

28 April 2017
Private Funds: Spotlight on Service Providers

With the ever increasing focus on independent administrations to support controls around valuations (i.e. AML/KYC and so forth), it’s interesting to visualize the state of the industry: Based on sheer number of funds, who are...

27 April 2017
Memorable Moments in the Life of an Entrepreneur

The word ‘moment’ is defined as a fixed reference point in time, or the effect of a force for change when the turn becomes clear. Our entrepreneurial journey is full of moments we will recount...

31 March 2017
Due Diligence on Emerging Markets Credit

What is a market? mar•ket /′mar,ket/ noun A regular gathering of people for the purchase and sale of provisions, livestock, and other commodities. An area or arena in which commercial dealings are conducted. Markets are...

30 March 2017
Who Defines The Future of InvestTech?

Invest.tech /in’vest,tek/ noun data and technologies that support the processes of the world’s institutional investors: the pensions, endowments and foundations, family offices & trusts, fund of funds, insurance companies, wealth management platforms, and sovereign wealth...

28 February 2017
OK Google, Which Firms Filed DRPs This Week?

It’s 2017 and Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant are household names. Shouldn’t reviewing regulatory filings be as easy as asking this question? Though we started with that hypothesis, we recognize the pain points that the...

14 February 2017
What is Your Big “Data Strategy” for 2017?

The investment management industry has been leveraging terabytes of data, even before the phrase “big data” got coined. Firms like Bloomberg and Reuters led the first big wave in capital markets. Today, big data is...

31 January 2017
What Is Your Diligence Stack?

"One of the most consistent patterns in business is the failure of leading companies to stay at the top of their industries when technologies or markets change." Quote from a 1995 HBR Article The famous...

12 January 2017
Why Did We Re-design Our Website?

In 2016, thanks to our users, accelerators and network partners our product developed at a rapid pace. New use cases and inbound interests from new user segments provided the growth leverage. Our face to the...