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The 10 Largest Series A Rounds in NYC History

 

10 Largest Series A Rounds in NYC

Armed with some publicly available data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the 10 largest Series A 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.

Quick Findings:

  • The largest Series A round in NYC history took place in 2014          TWEET THIS
  • Goldman Sachs and Thrive Capital took part in 3 of the top 10 Series A financings in NYC      TWEET THIS
  • The largest Series A round in NYC history is in healthcare space      TWEET THIS
  • 1 of these companies was acquired in an asset disposition. 1 company merged and 8 of them are ongoing concerns.
  • None of these companies have IPOd    TWEET THIS

 

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About the author: Reza Chowdhury

Reza Chowdhury, a serial entrepreneur, offers more than 15 years experience in emerging technology.  He is currently the founder and CEO of AlleyWatch, the largest entity focused on the advancement of the entrepreneurial ecosystem in New York.   Reza is also the founder of New York Startup Lab,which brings technology and knowledge-based solutions to the entrepreneurial community, with a specific focus on early stage companies.

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