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NewsCred

NewsCred
2008 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
51-200 EMPLOYEES
Series E LATEST DEAL TYPE
$42M LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
$90M TOTAL AMOUNT RAISED
Description

Operator of a content marketing and syndication platform. The company provides brands and publishers with access to licensed articles, images and videos.

Website:
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Business/Productivity Software
Primary Office
386 Park Avenue South
6th Floor
New York, NY 10016
United States

+1 (212) 989-4100
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NewsCred Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Later Stage VC (Series E) 02-Sep-2015 $42M $90M 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series D) 23-Jan-2014 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series C) 19-Mar-2013 0000 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series B) 30-Nov-2011 $4M $4.75M Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 30-Sep-2011 $750k $750k Completed Startup
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NewsCred Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion
Price
% Owned
Series E 0,000,000 00.000000 00 00.0 00.0 00 00.0 00.000
Series D 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.00
Series B 323,758 $0.001000 $0.99 $12.36 $12.36 1x $1.24 13.31%
Series A 142,856 $0.001000 $0.42 $5.25 $5.25 1x $0.53 5.87%
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NewsCred Investors (14)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Advance Venture Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Advancit Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bowery Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Digital First Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
FTV Capital Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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NewsCred Executive Team (17)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Shafqat Islam Co-Founder, Director & Chief Executive Officer
Charles Hough President & Chief Operating Officer
Asif Rahman Co-Founder, Chief Architect & Co-Chief Technology Officer
Iraj Islam Co-Founder & Co-Chief Technology Officer
Lauren Kritzer Senior Solutions Consultant
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NewsCred Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
Shafqat Islam NewsCred Co-Founder, Director & Chief Executive Officer 000 0000

7 Former Board Members

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