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Blue Cross Blue Shield Association

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Total investments 16
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$13M
Portfolio companies 13
Rounds per year 0.17
Lead investments 1
Follow on index
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.19
Exits 4
Key employees 6

Areas of investment

  • Health Care
  • Hospital
  • Information Technology
  • Fitness
  • Real Time
Summary

In 1929 was created Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, which is appeared as Corporate Investor. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Chicago. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

The high activity for fund was in 2012. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. This Blue Cross Blue Shield Association works on 2 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2017. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 participants. Despite the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, startups are often financed by Sandbox Industries, Techstars, TEXO Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Sandbox Industries, TEXO Ventures, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Sandbox Industries, BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners, TEXO Ventures.

The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 4 of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. 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 Devoted Health, EveryMove, RetraceHealth. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are mHealth, Health Care. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund.

The overall number of key employees were 6.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Limber

Fitness
Health Care
Hospital
Wellness
$11M20 Oct 2022 Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Health Hero

Fitness
Health Care
Health Insurance
Hospital
Insurance
Personal Health
Wellness
07 Sep 2021 San Francisco, California, United States

RetraceHealth

Health Care
Hospital
Medical
Medical Device
$7M07 Jun 2016 Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Lumiata

Health Care
Machine Learning
Predictive Analytics
Risk Management
$10M26 May 2016 California, United States

Healthify

Health Care
mHealth
Wellness
$2M17 May 2016 New York, New York, United States

SwipeSense

Health Care
Hospital
Information Technology
Location Based Services
Real Time
Software
$9M10 Jun 2015 Chicago, Illinois, United States

SwipeSense

Health Care
Hospital
Information Technology
Location Based Services
Real Time
Software
$1M21 Apr 2014 Chicago, Illinois, United States

EveryMove

Finance
Fitness
Health Care
$3M01 Apr 2013 Seattle, Washington, United States

SwipeSense

Health Care
Hospital
Information Technology
Location Based Services
Real Time
Software
12 Sep 2012 Chicago, Illinois, United States
News
Sempre Health Raises $15M in Series B Financing

– Sempre Health, a San Francisco, CA-based provider of a behavior-based healthcare pricing solution, closed a $15M Series B financing.
– The new investment was led by the Blue Venture Fund – a collaboration among Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) companies, the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, and Sandbox, with participation from UPMC Enterprises and existing investors Rethink Impact, LifeForce Capital and Industry Ventures.
– The company intends to use the funds to advance its two-sided network of payors and pharma manufacturers nationwide and further grow the number of chronic disease patients Sempre can help access their medications.

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Total investments 16
Average round size 13M
Rounds per year 0.17
Peak activity year 2016
Lead investments 1
Follow on index 0.19
Exits 4
Group Appearance index 0.94

Latest deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Limber

Fitness
Health Care
Hospital
Wellness
$11M20 Oct 2022 Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Health Hero

Fitness
Health Care
Health Insurance
Hospital
Insurance
Personal Health
Wellness
07 Sep 2021 San Francisco, California, United States

RetraceHealth

Health Care
Hospital
Medical
Medical Device
$7M07 Jun 2016 Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Lumiata

Health Care
Machine Learning
Predictive Analytics
Risk Management
$10M26 May 2016 California, United States

Healthify

Health Care
mHealth
Wellness
$2M17 May 2016 New York, New York, United States

SwipeSense

Health Care
Hospital
Information Technology
Location Based Services
Real Time
Software
$9M10 Jun 2015 Chicago, Illinois, United States

SwipeSense

Health Care
Hospital
Information Technology
Location Based Services
Real Time
Software
$1M21 Apr 2014 Chicago, Illinois, United States

EveryMove

Finance
Fitness
Health Care
$3M01 Apr 2013 Seattle, Washington, United States

SwipeSense

Health Care
Hospital
Information Technology
Location Based Services
Real Time
Software
12 Sep 2012 Chicago, Illinois, United States
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