Just closed: Ascent Venture Partners raises $71m

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Ascent Venture Partners has raised $71 million for its Ascent Venture Partners VI, according to a SEC filing. The Boston-headquartered firm began fundraising in 2013 with a $150 million target.

Its previous fund raised $82 million in 2012.

The fund will target venture capital opportunities in technology, media and telecommunications sectors in North America.