Tech KPI Brief

Tech KPI Brief 5718

5/7/18 – Your dose of market news on startups, investments and much more.

The Outline, a NY-based digital media startup whose platform delivers content about power and culture, has raised a $5.15M round led by RRE Ventures. Additional participants included Red Sea Ventures, Advancit Capital and NextView Ventures. The Outline was founded in 2016 by Joshua Topolsky; their total investment to date is $10.15M. Learn more about The Outline here.


StratiFi, a NY-based fintech startup seeking to help its users make smarter investment decisions, has raised a $7M Series A led by Anthemis Group. Additional participants included HOF Capital and AngelList. StratiFi was founded in 2008 by Akhil Lodha and Ralph Drybrough; their total investment to date is $7M in addition to an undisclosed seed round. Learn more about StratiFi here.


Zola, a NY-based e-commerce startup seeking to reinvent its users’ wedding planning experience, has raised a $100M Series D co-led by Comcast and Goldman Sachs. Additional participants included Lightspeed Ventures, Balyasny Asset Management and Thrive Capital. Zola was founded in 2013 by Felix Lung, Kevin Ryan, Nobu Nakaguchi and Shan-Lyn Ma; their total investment to date is $140.8M. Learn more about Zola here.


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