17 Start-ups Raise $1.4 Billion in 24 Hours

By Crowdability, on Friday, May 15, 2015

You rely on Crowdability to bring you the best deals. Now, rely on us to share the most up-to-date news, trends and opinion. You won’t find this stuff in the mainstream press. Look for it every Friday morning.

Taxi? Yes, please!

The privately-held car service Uber is now raising money at a proposed valuation of more than $50 billion. Will it become the highest-valued start-up of all-time?


Los Angeles may be a few hundred miles south of Silicon Valley, but it’s bursting with up-and-coming tech startups. Here’s a list of the hottest 25.

They Will Heal You

As you read this, a group of biology nerds is sitting in a state-of-the-art lab in San Francisco, tinkering with nature. Should you be scared?

The Next Big IPO?

The biggest U.S. IPO last year was Peer-to-Peer lending company, Lending Club (NYSE: LC).  Will a company called SoFi soon be following in its tracks?

Well, This Should Cheer You Up

A new online start-up is aiming to cure social anxiety and depression. Read why they might succeed here.

We Don’t Want the Cash

Are big-company share buybacks killing the economy? Maybe. But they’re also helping start-ups succeed. Click here to understand why.

17 Start-ups Raise $1.4 Billion in 24 Hours

In a span of just 24 hours, seventeen start-ups announced $1,401,700,000 in venture capital funding. Here are the companies behind the cash.


If you enjoyed this article, subscribe to updates:

Sign-up today and you'll receive our daily insights on early-stage investing, as well as our FREE "Equity Crowdfunding Action Kit" – where you'll learn:

  • The Ins & Outs of Equity Crowdfunding
  • A step-by-step path to get started
  • Tips from dozens of Venture Capitalists
subscribe to updates

Thank you for subscribing!

Tags: Uber Lending Club Silicon Valley

Share This:
comments powered by Disqus