Ascent Overview

  • Founded
  • 2015

Founded
  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 46

Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series B

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $19.3M

  • Investors
  • 20

Ascent General Information

Description

Developer of a regulatory compliance risk management platform designed to centralize regulatory compliance processes in accordance with industry-specific regulations. The company's platform includes issue tracking, industry references, research materials, and manual documentation as well as analyzes business activities to inform about potential compliance obligations and assists in tracking and complying with relevant requirements, enabling financial service firms to build firm regulatory inventory with a quick-start diagnostic tool, maps business activities to relevant rules in real-time, track, manage and resolve complaints.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Financial Software
Primary Office
  • 180 North Stetson
  • Suite 2250
  • Chicago, IL 60601
  • United States
+1 (312) 000-0000

Ascent Timeline

2019202020212022
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Ascent Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Early Stage VC (Series B) 15-Oct-2019 $19.3M 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Accelerator/Incubator 08-Mar-2019 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Grant 13-Nov-2018 0000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series A) 28-Feb-2018 00.000 00.000 0000 Completed Startup
2. Seed Round 01-Sep-2016 $1.45M $1.45M Completed Startup
1. Grant 01-Jan-2015 $10K Completed Startup
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Ascent Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series B-2 000,000 00.000000 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series B-1 000,000 00.000000 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00.000
Series A 843,015 $0.000100 $0.56 $7.03 $7.03 1x $7.03 22.09%
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Ascent Comparisons

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Employees
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Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Ascent Competitors (56)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
StarCompliance Private Equity-Backed Rockville, MD 000 000.00 000000000 000.00
000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Maynooth, Ireland 00 00.000 0000000000 0 00.000
0000000 0000000000 Private Equity-Backed Dallas, TX 000 0000 000000000000
000000 0000000 Private Equity-Backed Coral Gables, FL 000 00000 000000000 00 00000
000000000000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 0 00.00 000000000 00.00
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Ascent Patents

Ascent Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
AU-2018255335-B2 Artificially intelligent system employing modularized and taxonomy-base classifications to generated and predict compliance-related content Active 19-Apr-2017 000000000
AU-2018255335-A1 Artificially intelligent system employing modularized and taxonomy-base classifications to generated and predict compliance-related content Active 19-Apr-2017 0000000000
GB-2575954-A Artificially intelligent system employing modularized and taxonomy-base classifications to generated and predict compliance-related content Pending 19-Apr-2017 0000000000
GB-201916813-D0 Artificially intelligent system employing modularized and taxonomy-base classifications to generate and predict compliance-related content Pending 19-Apr-2017 0000000000
US-20200050620-A1 Artificially intelligent system employing modularized and taxonomy-based classifications to generated and predict compliance-related content Pending 19-Apr-2017 G06F16/353
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Ascent Executive Team (13)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Christopher Junker Chief Executive Officer
Brian Clark JD Founder, President & Board Member
Jonathan Leitner President & Board Member
Chris Doyle Chief Architect
Douglas Monieson Advisor
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Ascent Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since
Andrew Jenks Drive Capital Board Member 000 0000
Brian Clark JD Ascent Founder, President & Board Member 000 0000
Frederic Hofmann ING Ventures Board Member 000 0000
Jim Gray Ascent Board Member 000 0000
Jonathan Leitner Ascent President & Board Member 000 0000
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Ascent Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Ascent Investors (20)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Drive Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
ING Ventures Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Preservation Capital Partners PE/Buyout Minority 000 0000 000000 0
University of Chicago Endowment Limited Partner Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Wells Fargo Investment Bank Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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