Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA), the longest running accelerator program in New York, is graduating its 16th cohort of 13 startups that each received $100K in investment and mentorship from a pool of 400+ experts for the four-month program. Led by Murat Aktihanoglu and Jonathan Axelrod, ERA companies have gone to raise in excess of $300M in funding and […]
This bi-weekly column covers the latest news from venture capital firms in NYC for the first half of April featuring must know news including news for IA Capital Group, M3 Ventures, and much more.
YieldStreet, the alternative investment platform for retail investors, has agreed to acquire Athena Art Finance from the Carlyle Group and its co-investors for $170M. “Athena is the leading provider of credit solutions for the global art market and has scaled the business with strong growth and asset performance. Art financing is an attractive asset class […]
Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the largest global startup funding rounds from the first quarter of 2019. I have included some additional information such as industry, company description, round type, founders, and total equity funding raised to further the analysis.
Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the largest US startup funding rounds from the first quarter of 2019. I have included some additional information such as industry, company description, round type, founders, and total equity funding raised to further the analysis. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE TOP US STARTUP FUNDINGS […]
Today, I take a look at the state of venture capital and seed funding during the month of March nationally, where over $6.4B was invested into startups. Analyzing some publicly available data from our friends at CrunchBase, we break down the aggregate statistics for all funding deals by stage of funding (Seed, Series A, Series B, and Series C+) including […]
Trilogy Education, a white-label platform for universities to offer educational bootcamps for coding, data analytics, UX/UI, and cybersecurity, has been acquired by 2U, a diversified education technology company, for $750M. The deal is a combination of cash ($400M) and stock ($350M). “By joining forces with 2U, Trilogy Education can empower universities to reach more students, […]
Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the largest startup funding rounds globally during the month of March. I have included some additional information such as industry, round type, a brief description of the company, and total equity funding raised for the company to further the analysis. Interested in the top NYC fundings? The Largest […]
Notable startup fundings for the week ending 4/6/19 featuring funding details for Rippling, Cora, GrubMarket, and much more.
Lonely Planet has agreed to acquire TRILL Travel, the visual technology that makes photographs on Instagram instant bookable travel experiences. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “Lonely Planet is the perfect platform to fully realize the potential of TRILL. I’m extremely excited to be part of this new chapter at Lonely Planet and look […]