Stripes

Founded 2008
Founders Ken Fox

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Total investments 69
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$48M
Portfolio companies 59
Rounds per year 5.31
Lead investments 18
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.26
Exits 13
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Information Technology
  • Internet
  • SaaS
  • Machine Learning
Summary

Stripes is the famous VC, which was founded in 2008. The venture was found in North America in United States. The main office of represented VC is situated in the New York.

This organization was formed by Ken Fox.

The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The top activity for fund was in 2019. Comparing to the other companies, this Stripes performs on 1 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The average startup value when the investment from Stripes is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 50 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Internet, Audio. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Udemy, Kareo, Seamless Besides, a startup needs to be aged 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 2 or 4 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 usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the Stripes, startups are often financed by Kleiner Perkins, GV, Bessemer Venture Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Bessemer Venture Partners, First Round Capital, Western Technology Investment. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Silicon Valley Bank, OpenView Venture Partners, Greenspring Associates.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Balto

Analytics
Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
Software
Speech Recognition
1
$37M19 Aug 2021 United States, City of Saint Louis

FullStory

Analytics
E-Commerce
Internet
Marketing
SaaS
Software
1
$103M04 Aug 2021 United States, Atlanta

Spectro Cloud

Enterprise
Information Technology
Infrastructure
SaaS
Software
1
$20M27 Jul 2021 United States, San Jose

Fabric

B2B
E-Commerce
Marketing
SaaS
1
$100M20 Jul 2021 United States, Bellevue

Pleo

Financial Services
FinTech
Information Technology
Mobile Payments
Payments
1
$150M06 Jul 2021 Denmark, Copenhagen

Oyster

Employment
Human Resources
Software
1
$50M22 Jun 2021 United States, Charlotte

Spiff

Financial Services
FinTech
Information Services
Information Technology
Sales
Sales Automation
Software
1
$46M01 Jun 2021 United States, Sandy

Legion Technologies

Artificial Intelligence
Human Resources
Machine Learning
SaaS
Software
1
$50M11 May 2021 United States, Redwood City

Sift

Big Data
Fraud Detection
Machine Learning
Network Security
Predictive Analytics
Security
1
$50M22 Apr 2021 United States, San Francisco
News
Balto Raises $37.5M; Pushes to Close Execution Gap for Contact Centers

– Balto announced the completion of a $37.5m Series B funding round.
– The funding was led by Stripes and joined by RingCentral Ventures.
– Existing investors that participated include Sierra Ventures, TIA Ventures, OCA Ventures, Stage Venture Partners, SaaS Venture Capital, Sandalphon Capital, Cultivation Capital, and Atreides Management.
– The funding comes on the heels of Balto’s two latest product releases and as Balto’s Real-Time Platform surpasses 75 million guided calls and 160 million Real-Time Recommendations.

Lithic Raises $60M in Series C Funding

– Lithic is a NYC-based card issuing platform for developers.
– The company raised $60m in Series C funding.
– The round was led by Stripes, with participation from Bessemer Venture Partners, Index Ventures, Exor, Rainfall, Tusk Venture Partners, and Commerce Ventures.
– The investment will be used to continue to grow, help the team scale and expand the platform through strategic acquisitions to enhance the product and its core offerings.

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