February Deal Roundup

February was a banner month here at Lighter Capital! On the last day of the month, we reached a big milestone — hitting the $100M mark in our investments to amazing tech startups across the country. This $100M accounts for around 400 deals with approximately 250 companies in 29 states.

We closed 15 funding deals last month put us over the finish line. Here's a look at the companies we funded in February.

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January Deal Roundup

2018 is off to a strong start. We completed 13 investments in January, welcoming six new clients and four returning companies. We’re glad you’re all part of the Lighter Capital family!

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December Deal Roundup

As we head into the new year, here's a quick look at the end of 2017. We closed out December strong, with 17 deals total, bringing us to 141 deals total for the year - wow! Welcome to our new clients! Congrats also to our returning clients - it's great to see you continue to grow. Happy New Year!

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November Deal Roundup

November was a whirlwind here at Lighter Capital. We made it to Dreamforce 2017, and announced a brand new $15M fund for Intuit QuickBooks developers.

We funded 16 companies, too, including 6 new clients and 10 returning clients. Here’s a recap of our deals.

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October Deal Roundup

Welcome to November! Our busy fall continued in October. We funded 13 companies, including nine new clients and four returning clients. Welcome to our new clients and congrats to our returning clients on your continued growth!

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Recent Deal Roundup: September 2017

Happy Fall! September was another busy month for us at Lighter Capital.
We funded 12 companies, including five new clients. We provided follow-on funding to an additional seven clients.

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Recent Deal Roundup: August 2017

If July was all about welcoming new companies to the Lighter Capital community, August was about balancing the old and the new. We funded 11 companies this last month—five new clients and six old ones.

We also funded our 300th deal, which is a huge milestone for us. We celebrated with a company-wide happy hour on a rooftop bar near our office. (Oh yeah, and rooftop ping pong!)

Here’s a quick rundown of some of the deals we closed in August.

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Recent Deal Roundup: July 2017

We had a great July, closing nine deals for a total of $3.1M—an average loan size of approximately $350K! Eight of the nine startups we funded are new to the Lighter Capital family, too. We’re thrilled to welcome them to the community and ready to watch them grow!

Here’s a quick rundown of the deals we closed in July.

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Recent Deal Roundup: Q2 2017

Happy Q3, everybody! We’re halfway through the year and moving ever closer to our goal of funding 500 companies. This last quarter we funded a record number of returning clients, along with a lot of new ones!

Here’s a snapshot of some of the companies we funded in Q2.

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Recent Deal Roundup: Q1 2017

Happy spring! Q1 was big for us. We allocated $8M to early-stage tech startups, a 326% YoY increase from Q1 2016. We also went to SaaStr and hung out with a lot of our clients—and a lot of our future clients, too, we hope!

Here’s a snapshot of some of the companies we funded in Q1.

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