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Fenway Summer Ventures

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Raj Date


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Total investments 64
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 41
Rounds per year 8.00
Lead investments 3
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 4
Key employees 5
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Financial Services
  • FinTech
  • Finance
  • Payments
  • Banking

Fenway Summer Ventures is the famous VC, which was founded in 2014. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Bethesda.

Besides, a startup needs to be aged 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Flexport, Circle Internet Financial, SHIFT. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Financial Services, Credit. The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the Fenway Summer Ventures, startups are often financed by Pivot Investment Partners, QED Investors, Western Technology Investment. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Pivot Investment Partners, Camp One Ventures, Pantera Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Pivot Investment Partners, Pantera Capital, Kleiner Perkins.

The current fund was established by Raj Date. The overall number of key employees were 4.

The typical startup value when the investment from Fenway Summer Ventures is 50-100 millions dollars. The fund is generally included in 7-12 deals every year. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund. Opposing the other organizations, this Fenway Summer Ventures works on 27 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The high activity for fund was in 2015. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 7 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2019.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Green Check Verified

Service Industry
$2M09 Feb 2021 North Haven, Connecticut, United States


Financial Services
$1M12 Feb 2020 San Francisco, California, United States

National Credit Care

Financial Services
29 Jan 2020 Coushatta, Louisiana, United States


Financial Services
01 Mar 2019 Palo Alto, California, United States


Financial Services
$1M01 Jan 2019 Oakland, California, United States


Financial Services
Financial Software
Other Financial Services
14 Aug 2018 San Francisco, California, United States

Supply Finance

Financial Services
$4M13 Apr 2018 County Dublin

Future Finance

Financial Exchanges
Financial Services
$47M13 Mar 2018 County Dublin

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Credit Cards
Financial Services
$10M16 Dec 2017 Washington, District of Columbia, United States


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