The importance of managing personal finances came to the forefront during the pandemic as individuals sought to buffer themselves against the effects of COVID and the economy. With the internet, many of these individuals chose to go the self-directed route. Many also established relationships with professional financial advisors. In either case, it’s likely these people interacted with this NYC startup without even knowing it. SmartAsset is a personal finance content engine that distributes content, tools, and calculators related to common, everyday financial issues as well as a customer acquisition platform for the personal finance advisory industry. By using content as a driver of interest, SmartAsset can connect interested individuals with advisors that will meet their investment goals, preferences, and criterion. The company, founded in 2012, now handles over 100M customer interactions per month, is responsible for originating $1.5B in new assets under management for advisors per month, and is nearing $100M in ARR. AlleyWatch caught up with Cofounder and CEO Michael Carvin to learn more about the path to building one of NYC’s newest unicorns, the company’s strategic plans, latest round of funding from investors that include North Bridge Venture Partners & Growth Equity, Citi Ventures, Contour Venture Partners, Javelin Venture Partners, TTV Capital, CMFG Ventures, and New York Life Ventures
Another record-breaking quarter in the books. Here’s a look at the top startup fundings. Everything you need to need to know about the largest NYC startup funding rounds of Q2 2021; broken down by industry, stage, investors, and more…
Over $2.5B was raised by NYC startups in June in another strong month for startup funding. Everything you need to need to know about the largest NYC startup funding rounds of June 2021; broken down by industry, stage, investors, and more…
16 fundings, $520M+ invested in NYC startups, 3 SPAC announcements, 1 IPO, and 1 IPO filing in the past week. NYC Tech News for the week ending 6/26 featuring news for BuzzFeed, Pavilion, Vantage, and much, 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 6/26/21 featuring funding details for Anjuna, Cleerly, Deserve, and twenty-eight other rounds that you need to know about.
$240M in fundings! The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 6/24/2021 featuring funding details for SmartAsset, Chainalysis, and much more.
Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the 20 NYC startup largest startup funding rounds during the second quarter of 2018. I have included some additional information as well such as round type, industry, brief description, date of funding, and total equity funding raised to further the analysis. For the purposes of this analysis […]
Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the 15 largest NYC Startup funding rounds in New York during the month of June. I have included some additional information such as industry, brief company description, round type, total equity funding raised, and date of funding to further the analysis for the state of venture capital in […]
With so much going on in the city’s thriving ecosystem, it is easy to miss some of the happenings in the space. We keep you abreast of a few of things that you may have missed in NYC Tech News for the week of 6/17/18 to 6/23/18 including the NYC startup fundings, NYC startup exits, and NYC Tech events. CLICK HERE […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 6/20/18. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.