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Capital First

Founders V. Vaidyanathan


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Total investments 4
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 4
Rounds per year 0.36
Lead investments 3
Key employees 1

Areas of investment

  • Banking
  • Financial Services
  • FinTech
  • Small and Medium Businesses
  • Finance

In 2010 was created Capital First, which is appeared as Corporate Investor. The fund was located in Asia if to be more exact in India. The main office of represented Corporate Investor is situated in the Mumbai.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Retail, Association. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - India.

The real fund results show that this Corporate Investor is 80 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. When the investment is from Capital First the average startup value is 10-50 millions dollars. The top activity for fund was in 2018. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 investment rounds annually.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the Capital First, startups are often financed by Accion Venture Lab. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Dutch Good Growth Fund, Accion Venture Lab. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Vivriti Capital, Quona Capital, Northern Arc.

The current fund was established by V. Vaidyanathan. We also calculated 1 valuable employee in our database.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Financial Services
$2M03 Jul 2018 Kolkata, West Bengal, India


Artificial Intelligence
Financial Services
Machine Learning
Small and Medium Businesses
$2M20 Jun 2018 India, Maharashtra

SV Creditline

Financial Services
$2M18 Jun 2017 Gurugram, Haryana, India

Mobile Payments
Transaction Processing
27 Apr 2017 Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


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