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Cambridge Associates LLCU.S.
Venture Capital
 And Benchmark StatisticsSeptember 30, 2008
Copyright © 2009 by Cambridge Associates LLC. All rights reserved.This report may not be displayed, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, or used to create derivative works in any form, inwhole or in portion, by any means, without written permission from Cambridge Associates LLC ("CA"). Copying of thispublication is a violation of federal copyright laws (17 U.S.C. 101 et seq.). Violators of this copyright may be subject toliability for substantial monetary damages. The information and material published in this report are confidential and non-transferable. This means that authorized members may not disclose any information or material derived from this report tothird parties, or use information or material from this report, without prior written authorization. An authorized member maydisclose information or material from this report to its staff, trustees, or Investment Committee with the understanding thatthese individuals will treat it confidentially. Additionally, information from this report may be disclosed if disclosure is requiredby law or court order, but members are required to provide notice to CA reasonably in advance of such disclosure. Thisreport is provided for informational purposes only. It is not intended to constitute an offer of securities of any of the issuersthat are described in the report. This report is provided only to persons that CA believes to be "Accredited Investors" as thatterm is defined in Regulation D under the Securities Act of 1933. When applicable, investors should completely review allFund offering materials before considering an investment. No part of this report is intended as a recommendation of any firmor any security. Factual information contained herein about investment firms and their returns which has not beenindependently verified has generally been collected from the firms themselves through the mail. CA can neither assure nor accept responsibility for accuracy, but substantial legal liability may apply to misrepresentations of results delivered throughthe mail. The CA manager universe statistics, including medians, are derived from CA's proprietary database coveringinvestment managers. These universe statistics and rankings exclude managers that exclude cash from their reported totalreturns, and for calculations including any years from 1998 to the present, those managers with less than $50 million inproduct assets. Returns for inactive (discontinued) managers are included if performance is available for the entire periodmeasured. Performance results are generally gross of investment management fees. CA does not necessarily endorse or recommend the managers in this universe.Cambridge Associates, LLC is a Massachusetts limited liability company with offices in Arlington, VA; Boston, MA; Dallas,TX; and Menlo Park, CA. Cambridge Associates Limited is registered as a limited company in England and Wales No.06135829 and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority in the conduct of Investment Business.Cambridge Associates Limited, LLC is a Massachusetts limited liability company with a branch office in Sydney, Australia(ARBN 109 366 654). Cambridge Associates Asia Pte Ltd is a Singapore corporation (Registration No. 200101063G).
Cambridge Associates LLCU.S.
Venture Capital
 And Benchmark StatisticsSeptember 30, 2008
End-to-EndPooled Mean NetPeriodto Limited Partners (%)
One Quarter(2.84)Year to Date(4.26)One Year(0.90)Three Year10.16Five Year10.70Ten Year40.18
U.S. Venture Capital Index® Compared to Other Market Indicesfor the One Year Ended September 30, 2008
End-to-endcalculationbasedondatacompiledfrom1,238U.S.venturecapitalfunds,includingfullyliquidated partnerships, formed between 1981 and 2008.
Pooled end-to-end return, net of fees, expenses, and carried interest.
 Nasdaq CompositeRussell 1000®S&P 500Dow Jones Top CapDow Jones Wilshire 5000Dow Jones Industrials AverageDow Jones Small CapRussell 2000®Lehman Brothers Gov't/Corp Bond IndexU.S. Venture Capital Index®
Percentage (%)
Sources:Bloomberg,CambridgeAssociatesLLCU.S.VentureCapitalInde,LehmanBrothers,Inc.,Standard& Poor's, Frank Russell Company, Thomson Datastream,
The Wall Street Journal 
, and Wilshire Associates, Inc.©2009 Cambridge Associates LLC. All rights reserved.

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