Kirkland & Ellis LLP has advised Felix Capital Partners, a specialist venture capital investment firm, which recently closed Felix Capital Fund I. The fund was oversubscribed and held a final closing at its hard cap with aggregate capital commitments of US$120 million. The fund, which will make venture capital investments in digital-focused businesses principally in Europe, accepted commitments from a broad mix of global institutional investors, including endowments, foundations, family offices and fund of funds.
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