About Us


BISON, Boston, MA
Boston Illiquid Securities Offering Network ("BISON") is an online information exchange network that empowers private equity funds, venture capital firms, pension plans, family offices, foundations, and endowments to make the best possible alternative investment decisions by transforming unstructured fund data into consistent, meaningful, and actionable investment information.

Investment Date: June 2012
GrandBanks Board Representative: Tim Wright
Co-investors: Accomplice, Hamilton Lane, TechStars Boston

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InfoActive, Montreal, QC / Chicago, IL
Infoactive is building new ways to merge data and design. Our team helps people turn live data into mobile-friendly, interactive infographics. Thousands of active users from 150 countries use Infoactive for a simplified approach to visualizing and exploring information.

Investment Date: October 2014 Sold to Tableau, August 2015
GrandBanks Board Representative: Charles R. Lax
Co-investors: BDC Venture Capital, Alistair Croll, Randy Smerik

TIM Group

TIM Group, Boston, MA / London, UK
TIM Group is a software company delivering coverage optimization solutions to the institutional investment community, and enhancing the relationship between buy-side investment professionals and their sell-side coverage. Coverage optimization results in measurably higher returns for the buy-side and their investors, enhanced visibility of the value generated by institutional salespeople and accountability in the commission allocation process.

Investment Date: November 2006 Sold to Mergermarket Limited, May 2017
GrandBanks Board Representative: Charles R. Lax
Co-investors: Relay Ventures, Commonwealth Capital Ventures, Merrill Lynch

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