ABS Ventures Founded 1982
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Total investments 84
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$19M
Portfolio companies 44
Rounds per year 1.13
Lead investments 16
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.40
Exits 23
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity
Areas of investment
Electronics
Enterprise
Health Care
Software
Telecommunications
Summary

ABS Ventures appeared to be the VC, which was created in 1982. The company was established in North America in United States. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Waltham.

For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Active Network, Celox Networks, Synchronoss Technologies Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are SaaS, Advertising. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 4 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 participants. Despite the ABS Ventures, startups are often financed by North Bridge Venture Partners & Growth Equity, Enterprise Partners, Trellis Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Morgenthaler Ventures, North Bridge Venture Partners & Growth Equity, Enterprise Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Austin Ventures, Trellis Partners, North Bridge Venture Partners & Growth Equity.

Besides them, we counted 1 critical employee of this fund in our database.

This ABS Ventures works on 4 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The high activity for fund was in 2000. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2012. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. When the investment is from ABS Ventures the average startup value is 10-50 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually. The real fund results show that this VC is 8 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies.

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Notable deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Aushon BioSystems
Biotechnology
Health Diagnostics
Pharmaceutical
Venture - Series Unknown
8M26 Nov 2014 United States, " United States"}
Melinta
Biotechnology
Emergency Medicine
Health Care
Pharmaceutical
Post-IPO Equity
67M29 Nov 2012 United States, New Haven
ClickSquared
B2C
Enterprise Software
SaaS
Software
Late Stage Venture
9M09 Jan 2012 United States, Boston
Zilliant
Enterprise Software
Industrial
Manufacturing
Software
Venture - Series Unknown
13M19 Jul 2010 United States, Austin
Overtone
Analytics
SaaS
Social Media
Social Media Management
Late Stage Venture
7M19 Apr 2010 United States, San Francisco
Overtone
Analytics
SaaS
Social Media
Social Media Management
2M01 Oct 2009 United States, San Francisco
Wimba
E-Learning
EdTech
Education
Software
Late Stage Venture
6M09 Jun 2009 United States, New York
EverBridge
Business Development
Enterprise Software
Information Services
Information Technology
Mobile
SaaS
Software
Early Stage Venture
2M19 Apr 2009 Netherlands, Tilburg
Melinta
Biotechnology
Emergency Medicine
Health Care
Pharmaceutical
Late Stage Venture
25M25 Jan 2009 United States, New Haven
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