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 […]
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 8/3/18 featuring funding details for a MASSIVE round for Peloton.
After a long period of speculation, it has been confirmed that AT&T has acquired adtech pioneer AppNexus. The financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed but sources with knowledge of the transaction have indicated the value of the transaction is approximately $1.6B. AppNexus primarily provides a sell-side platform (SSP) for publishers to monetize their […]
The Japanese debt crisis in the 1980s, Orange Country bankruptcy and the LTCM fiasco in the 1990s, and the mortgage criss in 2008 comes to show us that history tends to repeat itself when it comes to Wall Street. Oversight, regulatory reporting, and increased compliance has been needed to regulate the finance industry; especially when […]
Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the 10 largest rounds in the US during the month of July. I have included some additional information such as industry, round type, location of the startup, investors in the round, and date of funding to further the analysis. To maintain a focus on tech-enabled startups, real […]