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Funding News: Average Series A Jumps to $11.78 Million

In funding news, the average Series A funding round has jumped to $11.78 million in the U.S. for the week ending 4/27, according to the most recent Series A Funding Trends report from Fundz.

908 Devices Quietly Raises $17.5 Million in Latest Funding Round

908 Devices, which makes products ranging from rugged, handheld chemical detection tools to compact, tiny footprint analyzers and fast separation devices, has quietly raised another $17.5 million, in a funding round captured Friday. The company had previously raised $49.3 million, with the last funding about 2 years ago. 

MA Closes in on NY in Total Series A & Other Funding Rounds YTD

With the two cities of Boston and Cambridge leading the way, Massachusetts is closing in on #2 New York in total Series A and other funding rounds year to date.

VC Funding 2019: YTD Observations

Fundz yesterday released a 2019 funding trends report which shows the level of venture capital funding so far in 2019 by state and industry, as well as the top funding rounds year to date.

Lead Generation: How to Find Companies that Need Your Help Right Now

Discover how you can make your lead generation process more efficient and more effective by making the right choices. 

Venture Capital Funding News: Startup Funding by U.S. City, 2018

In venture capital funding news, the following bubble map shows total seed & VC funding by U.S. city in 2018.

Fundz Pro customers can see all the fundings per city as they are filed, get real-time alerts of new fundings, as well as export lists of recently funded companies. Here is an example CSV download.

Recently Funded Companies: Insights from February Tech Fundings

In February, 2019 there were 228 new filings of funding rounds in the U.S. from companies that were classified as "computers", "other technology", "telecommunications" or "biotechnology". 

Some notable findings are summarized below:

Early Stage Startup Sideqik Quietly Raises $4 million

Early stage startup Sideqik, a business intelligence platform for influencer marketing, quietly raised $4 million in a funding round filed last week. Sideqik's platform enables brands to connect with consumers by identifying influencers and measuring their return on Investment (ROI).

Recently Funded Startups: Tech Funding Stats for January, 2019

In January, 2019 there were 325 new filings of funding rounds in the U.S. from companies that were classified as "technology", "other technology", "telecommunications" or "biotechnology". 

Texas Tops Leading States in Funding Round Growth Rate in 2018

California, New York, Massachusetts and Texas remained the leaders in total number of funding rounds in 2018. On a percentage growth basis in number of funding rounds, Texas took the #1 position with a 7.13% increase in deals, followed followed by Massachusetts at #2, with a 7.07% increase.