INVESTMENT GOALS AND STRATEGY
The Global Technologies Private Portfolio fund invests in shares of private technology companies at the pre-IPO stage (90% of investment ideas) and early stage (10% of investment ideas).
- Target investment period: 1–3 years
- Target return: from 70% per annum
- Minimum investment: $ 50,000
- The minimum purchase amount for one company: $ 10 thousand.
- The Fund Memorandum is available to clients who have passed the primary verification.
CURRENT INVESTMENT IDEAS
- Scale AI. Technologies for the development of AI applications.
- Oxygen. American neobank for freelancers and small businesses.
- GetFaster. Express delivery startup from Germany.
- Rubrik. Cloud data management and enterprise backup software.
- N26. German neobank with 7 million users in Europe and USA.
- Standard Cognition. Developer of autonomous cash registers for retail chains.
- StoreDot. Lithium-ion battery manufacturer.
- Kraken. Cryptocurrency exchange.
- Tradeshift. Cloud-based solution for the complete digitization of bills and payments in the supply chain.
RETURN ON CLOSED INVESTMENTS
- Docusign. February 2017 — June 2018. Profitability + 197.5% is distributed to clients.
- Airbnb. February 2020 — July 2021. Yield + 83.3% is distributed to clients.
- SpaceX. September 2019 — June 2021. Yield + 129.3%
- Robinhood. July 2020 — July 2021. Yield + 204%. The company is going public on 29 of July.
- Palantir. September 2020 — July 2021. Yield + 119% as on 26.07.2021. The company went public, GTPP fund holds the papers.
- Coursera. September 2020 — July 2021. Yield + 98% as on 26.07.2021. The company went public, the 180 days lock-up is going on.
- DigitalOcean. September 2020 — July 2021. Yield + 139,4% as on 26.07.2021. The company went public, the 180 days lock-up is going on.
- Udemy. September 2020 — June 2021. Yield + 52.7%.
- Klarna. December 2020 — June 2021. Yield + 256%.
- Kraken. November 2020 — June 2021. Yield + 208.2%.
- Tradeshift. January 2021 — April 2021. Yield + 143.2%.
WHY INVEST IN PRIVATE EQUITY?
Private tech companies are growing 3 times faster than the S&P 500.
Factors that drive returns in the public equity market, such as volatility, investor sentiment, quarterly reporting and seasonality have little or no effect on the private market. Private equity investments are less manipulative, as the valuation is based on assessing the business and the company’s prospect, which makes it a great tool for diversification.
GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES PRIVATE PORTFOLIO
- Exclusive deals with a help of a wide range of international partners .
- Diversification of the investor’s portfolio: the fund offers from 3 to 5 new pre-IPO ideas every quarter.
- Expert assessment of each company by our analysts: its product, competitive advantages, financial performance, market potential, etc.
- An investor can choose the company to buy on his own or entrust the choice to a manager.
- An investor can exit a deal before IPO by selling shares to another client of the fund (increased liquidity).
- Segregated account for each investor.
Since non-licensed investors are not allowed to buy shares of private companies directly, the fund serves as a nominee shareholder for these shares. The investor owns the shares of the fund, which owns the shares of a particular company. At the same time, a segregated account is created for each investor, on which his assets are recorded and the results of management are reflected.
- IPO / direct listing / SPAC. The fund waits for the company to go public, sells its shares, and distributes yield to the clients. If the lock-up period is set, the fund sells shares after it ends (it usually takes 3-6 months).
- M&A. The investors get yield after acquisition deal.
- Sell shares on a secondary market, prior to the company’s IPO. The fund acts as an intermediary between two shareholders, one of whom sells and the other buys shares.
HOW TO START INVESTING
- Fill in the form of primary identification CI-IAR.
- After successful initial identification, receive a welcome letter with information to access your personal account on our website. In the investor’s personal account, the Fund’s documents are available (Memorandum, Trust Management Agreement), as well as the dynamics of the Fund’s NAV, assets and transactions.
- Fill out a questionnaire with a personal manager.
- Sign an agreement and application for the purchase of a specific company. This can be done in person at the office or remotely via DocuSign.
- Make a transfer to the fund’s bank account.
- Receive by e-mail (and, if desired, in paper form) a certificate of ownership of the fund’s shares.
- Allocation of shares is made within 3 working days after the deposit. Transaction data is displayed in the client’s personal account.