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Act Venture Capital

Investor type Venture Capital

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Total investments 148
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$5M
Portfolio companies 102
Rounds per year 5.29
Lead investments 56
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.31
Exits 49
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
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Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Information Technology
  • E-Commerce
  • Internet
  • Manufacturing
Summary

Act Venture Capital appeared to be the VC, which was created in 1994. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Dublin. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in Ireland.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the Act Venture Capital, startups are often financed by Wayra, NDRC, Apax Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are TTP Ventures, Intel Capital, Episode 1. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by TTP Ventures, Greylock Partners, Atlantic Bridge.

The overall number of key employees were 3.

The typical startup value when the investment from Act Venture Capital is 1-5 millions dollars. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2015. Deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars are the general things for fund. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 38 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually. Comparing to the other companies, this Act Venture Capital performs on 12 percentage points more the average number of lead investments. The high activity for fund was in 2000. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity.

The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Manufacturing, Medical. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - Ireland. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Intense, Arralis, Swrve.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

ID-Pal

Compliance
FinTech
Identity Management
Mobile
Mobile Apps
SaaS
$8M09 Jul 2022 Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland

Playter

FinTech
Human Resources
Lending
SaaS
Software
$55M22 Jun 2022 London, England, United Kingdom

Deciphex

$11M19 May 2022 Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland

Buymie

E-Commerce
Food and Beverage
Food Delivery
Grocery
$8M15 May 2022 Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland

PlasmaBound

Building Material
$2M01 May 2022 Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

Conjura

Analytics
Database
Software
$17M26 Apr 2022 London, England, United Kingdom

Umba

Emerging Markets
Financial Services
FinTech
Micro Lending
Mobile Apps
$15M13 Apr 2022 San Francisco, California, United States

Trustap

FinTech
Mobile Apps
Mobile Payments
Payments
Security
Transaction Processing
$3M07 Apr 2022 Cork, County Cork, Ireland

Interplay

Information Technology
SaaS
Software
$1M09 Feb 2022 Cork, Cork, Ireland

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