The AlleyWatch December 2018 New York Venture Capital Funding Report

first_imgThe AlleyWatch December 2018 New York Venture Capital Funding ReportJanuary 7, 2019 by Reza Chowdhury 315SHARESFacebookTwitterLinkedin Today, I take a look at the state of venture capital and angel funding during the month of December in New York. 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 mention of notable rounds.  This analysis does not include debt financings.30 Second Takeaway:December funding for NYC startups recovered from a very bleak November, with funding nearly doubling in the last month of the year.   More than 70% of the month’s funding came from four individual rounds with strong fundraising by Vroom, The Wing, Daituku, and Bowery Farming.  Series A funding was once again quite sparse for the month following weakness in both October and November.  Aggregate funding was sharply from December 2017 levels, which was an exceptional month with over $1B raised. The national market remained strong and New York’s share of national funding accounted for 8.1% of all national funding, after only accounting for 4.4% in November.USE THE ARROWS BELOW TO NAVIGATE THE FULL REPORTFinal Deadline 1/10!!!! Nominations are now open for AlleyWatch’s 2019 NYC Tech Influencers feature.Know someone amazing who belongs on this list? Nominate them today here. Nominations open until 1/10.Looking to drive targeted response from the NYC Tech community at scale, learn more about partnering with AlleyWatch on this initiative herePREVIOUS POST1 / 6NEXT PAGE Filed Under: #NYCTech, AlleyTalk, Angel/Seed, Funded in the Alley, Funded in the Alley, Funding, Funding News, NYC Startup Funding Report, Startups, Venture Capitallast_img