Armed with some publicly available data from our friends at CrunchBase, we’ve broken down the 10 largest Series C+ rounds of all time in NYC. I have included some additional information as well, such as year of funding, industry, investors in the round, and current status of the company, to further the analysis. In order to maintain a focus on conventional tech startups, pharmaceutical and biotech companies were removed from the data.
9/10 of the 10 largest late stage rounds in NYC history were raised after 2011 TWEET THIS
4 out of 10 of the largest late stage financing rounds for startups in NYC were in ecommerce TWEET THIS
4 out of the 10 largest late stage rounds in NYC were in advertising TWEET THIS
Only 1 out of the 10 companies that raised the largest late stage rounds in NYC has exited TWEET THIS
6 out of 10 of the largest late stage rounds in NYC included “non-traditional” venture investors TWEET THIS
2 companies in NYC have raised 4 out of the 10 largest late stage rounds in NYC history. One is thriving and the other is rumored to be dying TWEET THIS
Andreessen Horowitz has participated in 4 out of the 10 largest late stage rounds in NYC; more than any other firm TWEET THIS