The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 10/7/2021 featuring funding details for Wardrobe, IT Central Station, and much more. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
The online sports betting industry generated over $1B in revenue in 2020 in the US and that is expected to increase sixfold by 2023 as the legalization of wagering continues to spread throughout the nation. Sports have become an American obsession with sports fandom defining how people view themselves over religious, political, and regional affiliations. However, not all fans are interested in gambling but would like to engage with sports with something on the line. PredictionStrike makes investing in sports accessible with its simulated stock exchange that allows users to buy and sell virtual shares in professional athletes. Share prices are determined by not only supply and demand but also real-time athlete performance. The company plans to give athletes a percentage of their respective market caps to have interests aligned as well as deepen engagement. Technology has forged new possibilities in the athlete-fan relationship and PredictionStrike’s exchange creates a new avenue for fans to monetize their passions AlleyWatch caught up with CEO and Cofounder Deven Hurt to learn more about the Aha moment for the business, the state of sports engagement, the company’s strategic plans, and recent round of funding from MaC Venture Capital and New Age Capital.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 9/2/2021 featuring funding details for Code Climate and much more.
The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report takes us on a trip across various ecosystems in the US, highlighting some of the notable funding activity in the various markets that we track. The notable startup funding rounds for the week ending 8/14/21 featuring funding details for Gusto, FalconX, and twenty-five other rounds that you need to […]
The notable startup fundings for the week ending 1/16/21 featuring funding details for NeuroFlow, Jellyfish, and twenty other rounds that you must know about.
This bi-weekly column covers the latest news from venture capital firms in NYC for the first half of November 2020 featuring must-know news including news for Arkay and much more.
US Startup funding for October was just shy of $10B! Find out where it went. Aggregate statistics for all US funding deals by stage of funding (Early, Series A, Series B, and Late) including mention of notable rounds for October 2020.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 9/23/2020 featuring funding details for Attentive, Common Living, and much more.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 7/13/2020 featuring funding details for UiPath, Paige, and much more. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
It’s been a heck of a 10-year run. For those of us who can remember that far, if we look back to 2009, it was dark times for tech in NYC and beyond. Numerous sources were willing to ring the death knell of the VC industry. Dan Primack covered a list of “Walking Dead” firms that operated […]
When I look at an established business strategically for the first time, I try to think of ways they could deploy their IP or brand in a different category. For example, the reason I have a signature sneaker with K-Swiss (even though I’m a businessman, not an athlete or a rapper) and the reason many companies have […]