Legend Capital

Legend Capital

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Headquarters Location

China, Beijing


Legend Capital is the renowned VC, which was created in 2001. The VC's location is in Asia, China. The main office of this VC is situated in Beijing.

The overall number of key employees in the fund's team is 8.

In comparison with other funds, Legend Capital makes 19 percentage points less than the average number of lead investments. The fund performance shows that this VC achieves 27 percentage points more exits in comparison to other VCs. In 2018, the fund's activity was at its peak. In addition, the fund was active in 2019. Typical investments for this fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. At the time of investment by Legend Capital, a typical start-up valuation would be 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. The fund usually participates in 7-12 investment rounds per year. The most exits for the fund occurred in 2018.

The fund usually invests in rounds together with 3-4 others. Besides Legend Capital, start-ups are typically funded by Qiming Venture Partners, Matrix Partners China, IDG Capital and 66 more VCs. Other VCs who often invest in the same rounds are GGV Capital, Sequoia Capital China, SIG China (SIG Asia Investments), the total number of co-investors is 81. In subsequent rounds, the fund is usually supported by GGV Capital, Tencent Holdings, Sequoia Capital China, out of 67 investors from our database.

We can highlight the most popular investment areas for this fund, such as Information Technology, Pharmaceutical. In addition, there are 64 more industries where it has achieved success. The fund has specific requirements for the number of founders in a start-up. When a start-up has 4 or 5+ founders, the probability of closing the deal is low. Beijing LaKala Billing Services, Renren Inc., Ucar are amongst the various portfolio companies of this fund. Also, a start-up has to be aged 4-5 years to expect investment from this fund. The country of its foundation and the country of the most frequent investments for the fund coincides - China. In addition to this location, the fund participated in 5 other locations.

Year Founded


Fund Activity


Mail Rule [rules by which you can get an email of an interesting for you fund employee, knowing only the name and surname of this employee]

Domain name: legendcapital.com.cn; User name format in descending order of probability: first last, first_initial last, last first_initial, first, first last_initial

Group Appearance [how often fund is operating separately from groups with shared interest]

96.6% of cases

Investments per Year [average amount of rounds in which fund participates each year]


Follow-on Index [how often fund is ready to support its portfolio startup at next rounds]

24.3% of cases

Average Multiplicator [the average ratio of the last valuation of portfolio startups to their total amount of financing raised]


Average Portfolio Company
Exit Age [the average age of portfolio startups at which they go public or become acquired]

7.6 years

Success / Strategy Similarity
Index [the matching between fund's investment strategy and its proved successes in the form of portfolio startups high valuations]

0.75 out of 1

Number of Unicorns [amount of portfolio companies, which were valuated at more then $1B]


Number of Decacorns [amount of portfolio companies, which were valuated at more then $10B]


Number of Minotaurs [amount of portfolio companies, which raised more then $1B in total]


Funds Investing in Previous

Qiming Venture Partners, Matrix Partners China, IDG Capital

Funds Investing in Following

GGV Capital, Tencent Holdings, Sequoia Capital China

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