TechNY Daily

June 28, 2021
Edition 596

TechNY15 Stock Index: 1,534.94 (-12.46) (-0.8%)
Keeping The NYC Tech Industry Connected and Informed

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1. NYC’s Chainalysis, a provider of blockchain compliance services, has raised $100 million in a Series D financing at a $4.2 billion valuation. The round was led by Coatue with participation from Benchmark, Accel, Addition, Dragoneer, Durable Capital Partners, 9Yards Capital, Altimeter, Blackstone, GIC, Pictet, Sequoia Heritage and SVB Capital. Chainalysis’ platform identifies cryptocurrency fraud, money laundering and other illegal and illicit practices. (www.chainalysis.com) (PR Newswire)

2. Goldman Sachs welcomed its employees back to the office with live music and food trucks. The firm provided free lunches from nearly two-dozen food trucks outside its 200 West Street building, including Cousins Maine Lobster, Poke Motion and the Van Leeuwen ice-cream shop. (New York Post)

3. NYC’s Templafy, a content creation platform for enterprises, has raised $60 million in a Series D financing. Blue Cloud Ventures led the round with participation from Insight Partners, Seed Capital, Dawn Capital and Damgaard Company. The company’s platform helps workers at major enterprises such as KPMG, Ikea and BDO create company-compliant “on-brand” documents. Templafy is one of the Danish startups in NYC. (www.templafy.com) (VentureBeat)

4. NYC’s Gloat, a talent marketplace, has raised $57 million in a Series C funding. Accel led the round and was joined by Eight Roads (Fidelity), Intel Capital, Magma Venture Partners and PICO Partners. Gloat’s AI-powered platform connects employees with internal work and development opportunities including projects, full-time roles and mentoring. (www.gloat.com) (CMS Wire)

5. NYC’s WaitWhat, a podcasting and digital production platform, has raised $12 million in a Series B financing. Raga Partners led the round and was joined by Emerson Collective, Lupa Systems, Capital One Ventures, Maywic Select Investments, GingerBread Capital, Burda Principal Investments, Cue Ball Capital and LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman. WaitWhat podcasts have been downloaded 70 million times. (www.waitwhat.com) (PR Newswire)

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6. NYC’s Sprinklr, a customer-experience platform, raised $380 million in its Initial Public Offering Last Tuesday. The company’s share price closed up 11% on the first day of trading valuing the company at over $4.01 billion. Sprinklr is now trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CXM”. (www.sprinklr.com) (MarketWatch)

7. NYC’s Peloton is facing backlash over removing the “Just Run” feature on its Tread+ treadmill. The unannounced over-the-air update forces users to pay a $39.99 monthly membership fee in order to use the treadmill they purchased for $4,000. In response to the customer outcry, Peloton said it would waive three months of membership fees for all Tread+ owners. (www.onepeloton.com) (NBC News)

8. According to the New York Post, NYC helicopter startup Blade had a “phony spokesman for years.” The company now admits that its public relations spokesman Simon McLaren, whose Twitter account describes him as a “Jaded New Yorker,” was actually just a fictional character. Blade plans to soon go public via a merger with a SPAC. (www.blade.com) (New York Post).

9. NYC’s Claroty, an industry cybersecurity platform, has raised $140 million in a Series D funding. Bessemer Venture Partners and 40 North led the round and were joined by LG, I Squared Capital, Team8, Rockwell Automation, Siemens and Schneider Electric. Claroty’s platform is being used by Pfizer to secure its COVID-19 vaccine supply chain. (www.claroty.com) (TechCrunch)

10. Norwalk’s Triax Technologies, a workplace safety and efficiency platform, has raised $12.5 million in a Series A funding. McRock Capital led the round and was joined by Connecticut Innovations. The company’s platform uses IoT technology and data insights to help companies improve workplace safer and more efficient. (www.triaxtec.com) (BusinessWire)

11. NYC’s Boomset, an event management platform, was acquired by London’s Hopin. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Boomset had previously raised a total of only $151,000 from investors. (www.boomset.com) (www.hopin.com) (BusinessWire)

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