Life Sciences Partners Raises $54M for Public Equities Fund

Sheridan, Cormac
May 2011
BioWorld International;5/4/2011, Vol. 16 Issue 18, p3
The article reports that venture capitalist Life Sciences Partners was able to raise 36 million euros from its initial public offering (IPO) of shares through its newly formed public equity fund LSP Life Sciences Fund N.V. The new fund will mainly focus on therapeutics and specialty pharmaceuticals, but the company will also be making investments in vaccines, drug delivery, diagnostics, and medical devices. In accordance with the NYSE Euronext Fund Service system, the shares will be traded once daily.


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