Knight Enterprise Fund Founded 2011
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Total investments 101
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$3M
Portfolio companies 54
Rounds per year 5.40
Lead investments 3
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.40
Exits 23
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Content
Digital Media
Marketing
Social
Software
Summary

The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Miami. The company was established in North America in United States.

Besides them, we counted 2 critical employees of this fund in our database.

The top amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in 7-12 deals per year. When the investment is from Knight Enterprise Fund the average startup value is 50-100 millions dollars. Opposing the other organizations, this Knight Enterprise Fund works on 9 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments. The important activity for fund was in 2014.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 participants. Despite the Knight Enterprise Fund, startups are often financed by Y Combinator, Techstars, Lerer Hippeau. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Advancit Capital, Y Combinator, Lerer Hippeau. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Haystack, BDMI, Urban Us.

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. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 2-3 years to receive the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Machine Learning, Audio. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Vidado, Newsela, Change.org.

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Notable deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
WhereBy.Us
Advertising
Content
Journalism
Local
Local Advertising
Media and Entertainment
Mobile Apps
Social Media
Travel
Video
Venture - Series Unknown
08 Oct 2018 United States, Miami
NewsGuard
Broadcasting
Digital Media
Journalism
News
Seed
6M06 Mar 2018 United States, New York
WhereBy.Us
Advertising
Content
Journalism
Local
Local Advertising
Media and Entertainment
Mobile Apps
Social Media
Travel
Video
Seed
01 Mar 2018 United States, Miami
CODE2040
EdTech
Education
Enterprise Software
Non Profit
Venture - Series Unknown
5M16 Nov 2017 United States, San Francisco
Trint
Content
Information Technology
Video
Early Stage Venture
3M08 Jun 2017 United Kingdom, London
Soofa
Advertising
Hardware
Internet of Things
Sensor
Social
Seed
2M09 May 2017 United States, Cambridge
Blavity, Inc.
Social Media
Seed
1M12 Apr 2017 United States, Los Angeles
Mic Network
Media and Entertainment
Millennials
News
Young Adults
Late Stage Venture
21M10 Apr 2017 United States, New York
Catchafire
Communities
Internet
Non Profit
Social Entrepreneurship
Venture - Series Unknown
3M12 Feb 2017 United States, New York
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