Part of a network of funds with around 150 holdings

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Bertelsmann possesses one of the world’s largest and most active corporate venture groups. A network of funds invests in startups and innovative enterprises on an international level. It includes the Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments (BDMI) fund, which acts as a digital scout, two University Ventures funds, which are active in the field of education, as well as special funds in each of Bertelsmann’s strategic growth markets. The international opportunities for exchange and cooperation in this network make Bertelsmann a popular partner for fledgling companies; in all, the Group has holdings in around 150 startups worldwide.