Cheddar, the digital-first video news network, has been acquired by Altice USA, the US unit of Dutch cable provider Altice, for $200M in an all-cash transaction. Altice USA was formed when Altice acquired Optimum from Cablevision. Altice had been a distribution partner for, and investor in, Cheddar. “The Altice team and Altice Way are as […]
NYC Tech News for the week ending 4/20 including the NYC startup fundings, NYC startup exits, and NYC Tech events including news for Bizzabo, Kindbody, Unqork, and much more…
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 4/16/19 featuring funding details for Amenity Analytics, Dubsmash, 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 […]
NYC Tech News for the week ending 3/2 including the NYC startup fundings, NYC startup exits, and NYC Tech events including news for Eden Health, TheGuarantors, 2019 NYC Tech Influencers, and much more…
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 2/26/19 featuring funding details for over 10 NYC startups including Rockets of Awesome, Landit, VAST Data, and much more.
According to data from our friends at Crunchbase, there were 409 acquisitions of New York companies in 2018, up from 354 in 2017. Today, I shine a spotlight on 25 of these notable transactions involving NYC startups that were acquired in during 2018. I have included the acquiree, the acquirer, transaction amount (when available), as well […]
NYC-based micro-learning content platform Grovo has been acquired by Santa Monica-based Cornerstone OnDemand, a publicly traded learning and human capital management software company for $24M in an all-cash deal. “The acquisition of Grovo helps fulfill the vision we had on day one for Cornerstone to improve access to education on a global basis. As leaders […]
The trials and tribulations of raising a plant in your NYC apartment is no small feat. Many New Yorkers admit that they’d love to grow a plant, but it just seems like a hassle and the plant, unfortunately, ends up dead. Well, The Sill changes that by through its modern, direct-to-consumer plant offering. This brand […]
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 8/17/18 featuring funding details for The Sill and ButterflyMX
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 this week including the fundings, exits, and events. CLICK HERE TO SEE WHAT HAPPENED IN NYC […]