On page C19 of the Technology & Media section of today's New York Times (www.nytimes.com) , there is an article by Barnaby J. Feder entitled, "In the World of the Very Small, Companies Make Big Plans." One of the companies discussed in the article, Optiva, is a privately held company in which Harris & Harris Group, Inc. has invested $500,000.
Optiva is developing and commercializing a new class of nanomaterials for advanced optical applications initially for the flat panel display industry.
Harris & Harris Group is a publicly traded venture capital company. The Company now makes initial investments exclusively in tiny-technology enabled companies, and its last eight private equity investments have been in such companies.
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. is regulated as a Business Development Company and has 11,498,845 common shares outstanding.
Detailed information about Harris & Harris Group, Inc. and its holdings can be found on its website at http://www.TinyTechVC.com.
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