Needham Asset Management, LLC manages over $650 million in public and private equity investments. With an emphasis on tax-efficient capital appreciation and preservation, our investment vehicles seek above-average growth at value prices in varying styles of market capitalization and rate of growth targets.

2016

Opened institutional share classes of our three mutual funds under the tickers NEEIX, NEAIX and NESIX.

2004

Formed our third hedge fund strategy to serve qualified purchasers, Needham Contrarian Fund (QP), L.P.

2002

Our third mutual fund, Needham Small Cap Growth Fund (NESGX), opened to investors on May 22

2001

Our second mutual fund, Needham Aggressive Growth Fund (NEAGX), opened to investors on September 4.

Raised $227 million of committed capital in our third private equity fund, Needham Capital Partners III, L.P.

1999

Our second hedge fund strategy, Needham Contrarian Fund, L.P., opened to investors

1998

Raised $90 million of committed capital in our second private equity fund, Needham Capital Partners II, L.P.

1996

Needham Funds, Inc., the firm’s mutual fund investment arm, is founded – Needham Growth Fund (NEEGX), the firm’s first mutual fund strategy, opened to investors on January  1.

1994

Raised $15 million of committed capital in the firm’s first private equity fund, Needham Capital Partners, L.P.

1992

Needham Asset Management, LLC founded; our flagship hedge fund, Needham Emerging Growth Partners, L.P. opened to investors on July 17, 1992

1985

Needham & Company, LLC founded by George Needham, David Townes and Ray Godfrey, Jr., as an investment bank focused on domestic growth equities and built on relationships

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