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Chapter One Ventures

Founders Jeff Morris Jr.

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Total investments 52
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$5M
Portfolio companies 44
Rounds per year 7.43
Lead investments 0
Follow on index
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.08
Exits 1
Key employees 1
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Seed

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Blockchain
  • Information Technology
  • FinTech
  • Financial Services
Summary

In 2017 was created Chapter One Ventures, which is appeared as VC. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Los Angeles. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3 participants. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Steve Jang, Polychain, Paul Buchheit. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Y Combinator.

The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year. The important activity for fund was in 2019.

The current fund was established by Jeff Morris Jr.. The overall number of key employees were 1.

We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Bitcoin, Trading Platform. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight RADAR, Blockfolio. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Helius

Blockchain
Cryptocurrency
Software
$9M22 Feb 2024 -

Campaign

Digital Marketing
Information Technology
$1M24 Aug 2023 -

Spline

Software
$15M13 Jul 2023 Middletown, Delaware, United States

Metal

Developer Platform
Information Technology
Machine Learning
Software
$2M22 Jun 2023 New York, New York, United States

Antimetal

Cloud Infrastructure
Cloud Management
Developer Tools
SaaS
$4M08 May 2023 New York, New York, United States

ether.fi

FinTech
Information Technology
Software
$5M28 Feb 2023 Midland, Cayman Islands

Squid

Apps
Blockchain
Developer Tools
$3M31 Jan 2023 Zug, Zug, Switzerland

Elixir

Blockchain
Cryptocurrency
Software
$2M17 Jan 2023 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Nillion

Computer
Cryptocurrency
Network Security
Security
$20M12 Dec 2022 Zug, Zug, Switzerland
News
Ondo Finance Raises $4M in Funding

– Ondo Finance is a New York-based deFi protocol startup.
– The company has raised $4m in funding.
– The round was led by Pantera Capital with participation from Genesis, Digital Currency Group, CMS, CoinFund, Chapter One, Bixin, Divergence, Protoscale Capital, The LAO, Stani Kulechov, Josh Hannah, Richard Ma, Diogo Monica, and Christy Choi.
– The funds will be used to accelerate the adoption of DeFi among mainstream investors by enabling the granular exchange of risk.

Kleiner spots Spot Meetings $5M to modernize walk-and-talks for the Zoom generation

– Spot Meetings, a Chicago-based startup, raised $5m in seed funding.
– The round was led by Kleiner Perkins and joined by Chapter One Ventures.
– The company is building a product to reinvent meetings for an audio-only environment.
– The product has an assistant, aptly named Spot, which listens in on the call and which participants can direct commands to while speaking.

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Total investments 52
Average round size 5M
Rounds per year 7.43
Peak activity year 2020
Lead investments 0
Follow on index 0.08
Exits 1
Group Appearance index 1.00

Latest deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Helius

Blockchain
Cryptocurrency
Software
$9M22 Feb 2024 -

Campaign

Digital Marketing
Information Technology
$1M24 Aug 2023 -

Spline

Software
$15M13 Jul 2023 Middletown, Delaware, United States

Metal

Developer Platform
Information Technology
Machine Learning
Software
$2M22 Jun 2023 New York, New York, United States

Antimetal

Cloud Infrastructure
Cloud Management
Developer Tools
SaaS
$4M08 May 2023 New York, New York, United States

ether.fi

FinTech
Information Technology
Software
$5M28 Feb 2023 Midland, Cayman Islands

Squid

Apps
Blockchain
Developer Tools
$3M31 Jan 2023 Zug, Zug, Switzerland

Elixir

Blockchain
Cryptocurrency
Software
$2M17 Jan 2023 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Nillion

Computer
Cryptocurrency
Network Security
Security
$20M12 Dec 2022 Zug, Zug, Switzerland
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