Bison, an innovative technology company based in Boston, MA, announced today that leading European private equity firm, IK Investment Partners, has adopted the Cobalt GP platform.

Cobalt GP combines the best in technology and data to provide valuable insights for general partners.  Enabling clients to view themselves through the LP lens, Cobalt GP users have greater control over their story and are able to build stronger relationships with their investors.

“We’re giving GPs a new path forward with rigorous analytics and transparent data,” said Rasmus Goksor, CEO of Bison. “Our clients have a comprehensive solution for performance differentiation, meticulous benchmarking, and meaningful engagement with investors.” 

“We’re excited to leverage the Fund Benchmarking Reports and the 360-degree analytics they provide. Plus the ability to look at our own performance from different angles,” Paul Gooday, Investor Relations Manager for IK Investment Partners, stated.

About Bison: Founded in 2011, Bison – which stands for Boston Illiquid Securities Offering Network – focuses on innovative technology for private markets. The company’s products currently serve some of the industry’s leading private equity firms and investors, including large buyout and venture capital firms, leading endowments and foundations, as well as private and public pensions.

About IK Investment Partners: IK Investment Partners (“IK”) is a Pan-European private equity firm focused on investments in the Nordics, DACH region, France, and Benelux. Since 1989, IK has raised more than €9 billion of capital and invested in over 100 European companies. IK funds support companies with strong underlying potential, partnering with management teams and investors to create robust, well positioned businesses with excellent long-term prospects. For more information, visit

About Bison

Bison, the firm behind Cobalt GP, is a Boston-based fintech company focused on building innovative technology for the private markets. Bison's business intelligence software and powerful data sets are leading the way in the technology and data revolution for the PE industry.

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