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Archive: Partner Companies


CloudMine: Fueling the transformation of how people consume and interact with enterprise data

We are excited to welcome CloudMine to the Safeguard family. We believe that Brendan McCorkle, Marc Weil, Jay Hershman and the rest of the team have an opportunity to build the next big enterprise software company right here in Philadelphia. CloudMine has been able to build a market-leading, differentiated platform in a rapidly growing and competitive space due in large…

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Point-of-Care Testing gains ground with BD’s acquisition of Alverix

In 2007, Alverix set out to revolutionize point-of-care (POC) testing–medical tests conducted in the doctor’s office, at a patient’s bedside, in a clinic or even in a patient’s home. POC testing offers convenience and swift results. But to be effective, the tests must be absolutely accurate. Alverix’s products, which leverage optoelectronics, offer portability and affordability yet they can also detect…

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Life Sciences

30 percent of Safeguard’s Partner Companies Ranked on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500

The numbers are in. And we’re excited to announce that six of Safeguard’s partner companies have been named to the Deloitte Technology Fast 500TMList for 2013. Technology Fast 500, conducted by Deloitte LLP, provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies—both public and private—in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are…

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Safeguard Increases Aggregate Partner Company Revenue Guidance for 2013

Safeguard announced that it has increased 2013 aggregate partner company revenue guidance to a range of $285 million to $295 million, up from its initial revenue guidance of $250 million to $270 million. This represents an increase of 44% to 49% as compared to $197.3 million in 2012. Results for Safeguard partner companies are reported on a one-quarter lag basis.…

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Investor Relations

Why the Rocket Fuel IPO is good news for MediaMath

Shares of Rocket Fuel (NASDAQ: FUEL) literally took off on its first day as a publicly traded company. After pricing at the high end of the expected $27 to $29 range, shares more than doubled during Friday’s trading, reaching $62.40 before closing at $56.10, a jump of 93% over the IPO price. At the closing price on the first day of trading, Rocket…

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