August Capital Founded 1984
Founders David Marquardt John Johnston
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Total investments 93
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$14M
Portfolio companies 93
Rounds per year 2.51
Lead investments 57
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.38
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Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
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Areas of investment
Venture Capital
Summary

In 1984 was created August Capital, which is appeared as VC. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Menlo Park.

The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2013. The fund is constantly included in 7-12 deals per year. The real fund results show that this VC is 18 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The top activity for fund was in 2014. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. This August Capital works on 6 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. When the investment is from August Capital the average startup value is 100-500 millions dollars.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the August Capital, startups are often financed by Maveron, 500 Startups, SV Angel. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are New Enterprise Associates, Focus Ventures, U.S. Venture Partners (USVP). In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by True Ventures, Mayfield Fund, Shasta Ventures.

This organization was formed by David Marquardt, John Johnston. The overall number of key employees were 14.

Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Advertising, Enterprise Software. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United States. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight zulily, Avant, Splunk. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund. The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low.

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Latest deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
PayNearMe
Financial Services
FinTech
Mobile Payments
Payments
Series A
16M16 Nov 2010 United States, San Jose
zulily
Series B
6M04 Aug 2010
Handle Financial
E-Commerce
Financial Services
Payments
Property Management
Series E
20M06 Feb 2014 United States, Sunnyvale
WePay
E-Commerce
Financial Services
FinTech
Risk Management
SaaS
Series B
7M12 Aug 2010 United States, Redwood City
Jaxtr
Mobile
VoIP
Wireless
Series A
10M01 Aug 2007 United States, Menlo Park
Magnum Semiconductor
Semiconductor
Software
Series E
7M17 Oct 2008 United States, Milpitas
Magnum Semiconductor
Semiconductor
Software
Private Equity
15M01 Apr 2012 United States, Milpitas
Handle Financial
E-Commerce
Financial Services
Payments
Property Management
Series D
12M08 Feb 2013 United States, Sunnyvale
Livemocha
Education
Internet
Language Learning
Series B
8M22 Dec 2009 United States, Seattle
Handle Financial
E-Commerce
Financial Services
Payments
Property Management
Series C
16M16 Nov 2010 United States, Sunnyvale
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