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May 27, 2018

HgCapital Selects iLEVEL for Portfolio Monitoring

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–

iLEVEL, the leading portfolio monitoring, analytics and transparency platform for the global private capital markets, has been selected by European private equity firm HgCapital to support the optimization of their portfolio data management and reporting processes.

HgCapital has assets under management of over £5 billion, serving over 100 highly regarded institutional investors, including private and public pension funds, endowments, insurance companies and fund of funds. A staff of more than 100 people in investment offices in London and Munch manage three investment funds.

Amanda Good, Head of the Portfolio Projects team at HgCapital said: “iLEVEL will streamline our reporting process, enabling us to create reports faster and automate many of the tasks that previously had to be performed manually.”

Melissa Ferraz, Vice President, EMEA Client Development of iLEVEL said: “We are delighted a firm of the calibre of HgCapital has selected iLEVEL. With our recent expansion into the European market, we’ve experienced an overwhelmingly positive reception to the iLEVEL platform, with firms like HgCapital recognizing the value of leveraging data flows more efficiently.”

In 2014, iLEVEL launched their London-based operations and opened a European data centre in the United Kingdom.

The number of firms on iLEVEL has doubled in the past year and includes alternative investment firms of varying sizes that employ a wide range of investment strategies including Private Equity, Real Estate, Credit and Venture Capital. Leading LPs and Funds of Funds are also adopting iLEVEL. More than 5,500 iLEVEL users span the globe, tracking over a billion data points across 11,500 portfolio companies.

About HgCapital

HgCapital is a sector expert private equity investor, supporting management teams to grow industry champions. Deeply resourced sector teams focus on specific sub-sectors and investment themes to identify companies occupying an established market position, and which have the potential to grow faster than their market, create employment and become the leader in their industry. HgCapital’s dedicated portfolio management team provides practical support to management teams to help them realise their growth ambitions. HgCapital invests in expanding segments of the TMT, Services, Industrials and Renewable Energy sectors across Western Europe. Based in London and Munich, HgCapital manages over £5 billion for some of the world’s leading institutional and private investors. For further details, please see www.hgcapital.com.

About iLEVEL

iLEVEL is the leading portfolio monitoring, analytics and transparency platform for the global private capital markets. iLEVEL’s SAAS, cloud-based platform empowers fund managers and investors to harness their data and gain insights and transparency never before possible in private markets. Investors in iLEVEL include Blackstone (BX), The Carlyle Group (CG), Duff & Phelps, Hamilton Lane, Swift River Investments, and Egis Capital Partners. For more information, visit www.ilevelsolutions.com.

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HgCapital Selects iLEVEL for Portfolio Monitoring

Liberty Hall Capital Partners Selects iLEVEL for Portfolio Monitoring

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–

iLEVEL, the cloud-based software provider to the private capital market, announced today that Liberty Hall Capital Partners has selected the iLEVEL Private Capital Data Platform to streamline their portfolio data collection process and enhance their reporting capabilities. Liberty Hall is a private equity firm focused exclusively on investments in businesses serving the global aerospace and defense industry.

“As Liberty Hall continues to grow, we are confident iLEVEL will be an invaluable asset to track metrics and report to our investors in a timely, consistent, and transparent manner,” said Rowan G.P. Taylor, founding Partner of Liberty Hall. “We recognize the importance of transparency when monitoring our assets, both for our own investment purposes and for investor reporting. We look forward to implementing the iLEVEL Private Capital Data Platform.”

iLEVEL grants managers of private capital the ability to do more with their data and meet the increased demands for investor reporting. Funds can streamline their data collection process and store their information in a central repository, which can be accessed via the web, through an iPad or in existing excel models. iLEVEL can optimize portfolio performance, demonstrate value creation, and more quickly run valuations.

“iLEVEL is transformational for private capital managers of all sizes,” said Kevin Black, CEO of iLEVEL. “We are thrilled to sign Liberty Hall as a client and look forward to helping them expand their business through our platform.”

The number of firms using iLEVEL has doubled in the past year and includes alternative investment firms of varying sizes that employ a wide range of investment strategies including Private Equity, Real Estate, Credit and Venture Capital. Leading LPs and Funds of Funds are also adopting iLEVEL. More than 5,500 iLEVEL users span the globe, tracking over a billion data points across 11,500 portfolio companies.

About Liberty Hall Partners

Liberty Hall Capital Partners is a private equity firm focused exclusively on investments in businesses serving the global aerospace and defense industry. Liberty Hall’s principals have a 20-plus year history of working together and have led the investment of over $2 billion in equity capital in businesses serving multiple segments of the aerospace and defense industry and complementary industrial markets. Liberty Hall develops actionable investment strategies for attractive segments of the aerospace and defense industry and then partners with entrepreneurs and management teams to acquire leading businesses serving these segments and, together with them, develops sound, long-term strategic plans to build these businesses through a combination of strategic investments and strategic acquisitions. For more information, please visit http://www.libertyhallcapital.com/.

About iLEVEL

iLEVEL offers a market-leading cloud-based Private Capital Data Platform that empowers fund managers and investors to control information and gain actionable insights by taking data collection, investment analysis and performance reporting to a whole new level. Investors in iLEVEL include Blackstone (BX), The Carlyle Group (CG), Duff & Phelps, Hamilton Lane, Swift River Investments, and Egis Capital Partners. For more information, visit www.ilevelsolutions.com

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Lauren Weiner, +1-646-747-9817

Director of Marketing


lweiner@ilevelsolutions.com

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GSR Ventures Selects iLEVEL for Portfolio Monitoring

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–

iLEVEL, the cloud-based software provider to the private capital market, announced today that GSR Ventures has selected the iLEVEL Private Capital Data Platform to optimize their portfolio monitoring process. GSR Ventures is a venture capital fund that invests primarily in early and growth stage technology companies with operations in China. They have offices in Beijing, Hong Kong, and Silicon Valley.

“iLEVEL will enable us to streamline our data collection process and extract more information from the performance data that we already have,” said Ryann Yap, CFO of GSR Ventures. “By centralizing our process into a single repository, we can work off of one set of verified data for investment analysis and investor reporting.”

The iLEVEL platform provides early stage and growth funds with many unique features for deeper analysis of companies and portfolios. These include: performance to investment thesis, cash burn and runway, budget to actual comparison, KPIs specific to company and company type, and valuation metrics. The platform also enables funds to calculate IRR at the portfolio, fund or asset level, and further view performance across investment, geography and segments. Performance can be viewed on the Web, in Excel models, and on iPads, allowing for flexibility and mobility.

“iLEVEL’s client base continues to rapidly diversify across various investment strategies including: venture, real estate and credit funds, all signing on at an increased rate,” said Kevin Black, CEO of iLEVEL. “We are delighted to have GSR as a client. They are a strong endorsement of iLEVEL’s value to venture capital firms.”

The number of firms on iLEVEL has doubled in the past year and includes alternative investment firms of varying sizes that employ a wide range of investment strategies including Private Equity, Real Estate, Credit and Venture Capital. Leading LPs and Funds of Funds are also adopting iLEVEL. More than 5,500 iLEVEL users span the globe, tracking over a billion data points across 11,500 portfolio companies.

About GSR Ventures

GSR Ventures is a venture capital fund that invests primarily in early- and growth-stage technology companies with substantial operations in China. It focuses its investments in digital media, software, energy and technology. Some of its notable investments include Qunar (QUNR), Shanghai Great Wisdom (601519.SS), Lightinthebox (LITB), and NQ Mobile (NQ). The firm has more than $1 billion in capital under management and has offices in Beijing, Hong Kong and Silicon Valley. For more information, please visit www.gsrventures.com.

About iLEVEL

iLEVEL offers a market-leading cloud-based Private Capital Data Platform that empowers fund managers and investors to control information and gain actionable insights by taking data collection, investment analysis and performance reporting to a whole new level. Investors in iLEVEL include Blackstone (BX), The Carlyle Group (CG), Duff & Phelps, Hamilton Lane, Swift River Investments, and Egis Capital Partners. For more information, visit www.ilevelsolutions.com.

Contact:
iLEVEL

Lauren Weiner, +1-646-747-9817

Director of Marketing


lweiner@ilevelsolutions.com

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First Reserve Selects iLEVEL to Monitor Portfolio

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–

iLEVEL, the cloud-based software provider to the private capital market, announced today that First Reserve has selected the iLEVEL Private Capital Data Platform to streamline their portfolio data collection process, and to manage the performance data of their large and diverse portfolio of energy assets. First Reserve is the largest global private equity and infrastructure investment firm exclusively focused on energy, with operations spanning the energy spectrum from upstream oil and gas to midstream and downstream, including resources, equipment and services, and infrastructure.

“We have been in the market for a long time for a system that could handle our complex and vast portfolio of energy-related companies. Our investment process relies on numerous data points, so we need portfolio information in a single reliable platform which allows us to focus on investing and not on organizing our data,” said Jennifer Zarrilli, Managing Director and CFO of First Reserve. “As we continue to pursue investment opportunities throughout the energy value chain, we expect iLEVEL to streamline our internal process and ultimately result in an optimized process for our investors.”

General Partners on iLEVEL track portfolio performance data, including financial and operating metrics, and company-specific indicators in a single, centralized repository. This single source of the truth enables a higher level of performance reporting and increases the efficiency of both investment decisions and operations in a diverse, active portfolio like First Reserve’s.

“First Reserve is an extremely prominent energy investment firm, and their selection of iLEVEL further validates the platform’s suitability across industry groups and for funds of all sizes,” said Kevin Black, CEO of iLEVEL. “The year 2014 has been one of rapid growth across different types of private capital clients for iLEVEL, and we are excited to have First Reserve as one of those new clients.”

The number of firms on iLEVEL has doubled in the past year and includes alternative investment firms of varying sizes that employ a wide range of investment strategies including Real Estate, Credit and Venture Capital. Leading LPs and Funds of Funds are also adopting iLEVEL. 4,000 iLEVEL users span the globe, tracking over 700 million data points across 7,000 portfolio companies.

About First Reserve

First Reserve is the largest global private equity and infrastructure investment firm exclusively focused on energy. With over 30 years of industry insight, investment expertise and operational excellence, the Firm has cultivated an enduring network of global relationships and raised more than USD $30 billion of aggregate capital since inception. First Reserve has completed more than 475 transactions (including platform investments and add-on acquisitions), and its portfolio companies have significant operations on six continents. These operations span the energy spectrum from upstream oil and gas to midstream and downstream, including resources, equipment and services and infrastructure. First Reserve has offices in Greenwich, CT; Houston, TX; London, U.K. and Hong Kong. Please visit www.firstreserve.com for more information.

About iLEVEL

iLEVEL offers a market-leading cloud-based Private Capital Data Platform that empowers fund managers and investors to control information and gain actionable insights by taking data collection, investment analysis and performance reporting to a whole new level. Investors in iLEVEL include Blackstone (BX), The Carlyle Group (CG), Duff & Phelps, Hamilton Lane, Swift River Investments, and Egis Capital Partners. For more information, visit www.ilevelsolutions.com.

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