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Rise of the Rest

Investor type Accelerator
Founders Steve Case


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Total investments 257
Average round size
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Portfolio companies 187
Rounds per year 32.12
Lead investments 13
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Exits 15
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Information Technology
  • SaaS
  • Health Care
  • Artificial Intelligence

The company was established in North America in United States. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Washington.

The fund was created by Steve Case.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 participants. Despite the Rise of the Rest, startups are often financed by Techstars, Right Side Capital Management, Stonehenge Growth Equity. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Greycroft, High Alpha, Dundee Venture Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by 4490 Ventures, True Ventures, Highland Capital Partners.

Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 3 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is generally included in 13-24 deals every year. Comparing to the other companies, this Rise of the Rest performs on 27 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2019. When the investment is from Rise of the Rest the average startup value is 1-5 millions dollars. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars. The important activity for fund was in 2018.

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. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight AppHarvest, SafeChain, Smartwyre. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Software, Health Care. 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.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Just Women's Sports

Content Creators
Digital Media
Media and Entertainment
$6M09 Jun 2022 -


Asset Management
Enterprise Software
Sharing Economy
$20M07 Jun 2022 Chicago, Illinois, United States


Electric Vehicle
Energy Storage
$23M24 May 2022 Boston, Massachusetts, United States


Health Care
$9M12 May 2022 Los Angeles, California, United States


Consumer Goods
$14M11 May 2022 Washington, District of Columbia, United States


Health Care
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
Supply Chain Management
$3M28 Apr 2022 California, United States


Desktop Apps
Information Technology
$24M12 Apr 2022 New York, New York, United States

Sigo Seguros

Auto Insurance
Financial Services
Property Insurance
$5M07 Apr 2022 New York, New York, United States

The Bitcoin Company

Financial Services
$2M05 Apr 2022 -


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