The AlleyWatch October 2018 New York Venture Capital Funding Report

first_imgThe AlleyWatch October 2018 New York Venture Capital Funding ReportNovember 2, 2018 by Reza Chowdhury 315SHARESFacebookTwitterLinkedin Today, I take a look at the state of venture capital and angel funding during the month of September in New York. Analyzing some publicly available data from our friends at CrunchBase, we break down the aggregate statistics for all funding deals by stage of funding (Seed, Series A, Series B, and Series C+) including mention of notable rounds.30 Second Takeaway:Coming off two spectacular months for startup funding in NYC, reality began to set in in October.  As $2T in wealth disappeared from the equities markets in October, total NYC startup funding was down nearly 60% from September levels.  Weakness was seen across all stages with particular weakness at the late stages and Series B with activity very sparse and no mega deals to speak of.  The national market remained strong and New York’s share of national funding dropped to historically low levels with the city only accounting for less than 7% of all national funding.USE THE ARROWS BELOW TO NAVIGATE THE FULL REPORTNominations are now open for AlleyWatch’s 2019 NYC Tech Influencers feature. Know someone amazing who belongs on this list? Nominate them today here. Nominations open until 12/15.Looking to drive targeted response from the NYC Tech community at scale, learn more about partnering with AlleyWatch on this initiative herePREVIOUS POST1 / 7NEXT PAGE Filed Under: #NYCTech, AlleyTalk, Angel/Seed, Funding, Inside the Mind of a NYC Angel Investor, Venture Capitallast_img read more